GO SEE Cory Arcangel Beat the Champ The Curve, Barbican Art Gallery, London until 22nd May 2011

Brooklyn-based Cory Arcangel is one of the leading media artists of his generation. He often appropriates, manipulates and subverts new media, including video games, computer software and the internet. Arcangel’s project for The Curve, a co-commission with Whitney Museum of American Art, is an installation featuring 14 bowling video games from the 1970s to the […]

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Robert Kusmirowski: Bunker at Barbican Private View Tuesday 29th

30th September to 10th January For his first solo exhibition in the UK, Polish artist Robert Kusmirowski transforms The Curve into a replica of a World War II era bunker. Renowned for meticulous simulations of historical settings, Kusmirowski’s installations challenge the notion of the real. A hybrid of the artist’s imagination and personal memories of […]

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Clemens von Wedemeyer The Fourth Wall from 29 May at The Curve Barbican Art Gallery

Clemens von Wedemeyer Production shot: The Fourth Wall © The artistn Photocredit: Sheila Burnett The Fourth Wall, German artist Clemens von Wedemeyer’s first solo show in the UK, is an ambitious film-based installation which revolves around first encounters between two groups of different people: in anthropological terms referred to as ‘first contacts’. As the title […]

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