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Maurizio Cattelan: Victory is Not an Option – Blenheim Palace

Maurizio Cattelan: Victory is Not an Option – Blenheim Palace

It is fair to say that Maurizio Cattelan: Victory is Not an Option at Blenheim Palace has been rather more notorious than the average art exhibition. It captured newspaper headlines when one of the art installations America – a gold toilet – was stolen following a break-in shortly after its […]

by × October 29, 2019 × 0 comments

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Ai Weiwei at the Royal Academy, London

Ai Weiwei at the Royal Academy, London

The notorious Chinese dissident artist has clearly been very busy since his recent, and not insubstantial, exhibition at Blenheim Palace (reviewed here). His latest outing is at the Royal Academy where a survey of works from 1993 to the present day make up his first major institutional exhibition in the UK. Blenheim […]

by × September 21, 2015 × 2 comments

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Ai Weiwei at Blenheim Palace

Ai Weiwei at Blenheim Palace

Ai Weiwei at Blenheim Palace is the inaugural exhibition of the Blenheim Art Foundation and one’s first instinct is that these are strange bedfellows. Ai is of course a strongly anti-establishment figure, deeply mistrusted by the Chinese authorities he has been regularly arrested or jailed whilst even now he is under […]

by × November 3, 2014 × 4 comments