April 5, 2017 | Coshamie
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ANISH KAPOOR AT LISSON GALLERY

ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL ARTISTS OF HIS GENERATION RETURNS TO LONDON:   Anish Kapoor has just opened a major exhibition of new work at Lisson Gallery London. Taking place from 31st March until 6th May, the show explores the affective nature of painting from the multiple perspectives of Kapoor’s varied working practice. His art evinces overlapping dimensions, at once image and object, illusion and representation, substance and skin, surface and depth. [caption id="attachment_5305" align="aligncenter" width="520"] First Site Studio, 2016; gouache on paper, 67 x 100.9cm (Image Courtesy of the Artist and Lisson Gallery London)[/caption] The exhibition debuts three large-scale, amorphous, hybrid forms that exist somewhere between paintings, sculptures and anamorphic objects. These signal an important development into sculptural objecthood from the expressive silicone...

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COSHAMIE’S DESIGN PICK: LOBMEYR

THE AUSTRIAN DESIGN BRAND AT SALONE DEL MOBILE: It’s happening, ladies and gentlemen. Milan is once again the beating heart of the design scene this week with Salone del Mobile. There is plenty going on right now, from BUSTER + PUNCH unveiling new creations to Tom Dixon’s CUT taking centre stage, and yet the wonders don’t stop there. This year, Austrian brand Lobmeyr is bringing some of its newest glass pieces to Milan. Beautiful things emerge from this company’s 200-year-old tradition and work with great designers and artisans. [caption id="attachment_5298" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Metropolitan (Image Courtesy: Lobmeyr)[/caption] Lobmeyr will be present at two events during Salone del Mobile this week. Wallpaper* magazine has invited the brand to collaborate with German designer Sebastian Herkner for their Wallpaper*...

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