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Here Today… exhibition


  • The Sorting Office 21-31 New Oxford St London, WC1A 1BH United Kingdom (map)
 Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal. Pictured: Gordon Cheung, Tony Cragg, Chris Jordan, David Rickard, Mike Perry

Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal. Pictured: Gordon Cheung, Tony Cragg, Chris Jordan, David Rickard, Mike Perry

Here Today... exhibition Marking 50 years of the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.

With over 50 internationally-celebrated artists and emerging thinkers, Here Today… is an exhibition that dares to challenge common perceptions of the current state of our environment. Through a multi-sensory, interactive and powerful experience featuring today’s most evocative art, design, and ideas, Here Today... presents possible solutions for the future and aims to empower visitors to instigate change through a programme of events, talks and workshops.  Artists include: Douglas Gordon, Carsten Höller, Mari Mahr, Diana Thater, Gavin Turk and many more. Here Today... is curated by Artwise: Susie Allen, Laura Culpan, and Dea Vanagan, in support of the IUCN Red List charity, and is supported by Baku Magazine.  

Exhibiting Artists: Ackroyd and Harvey (UK); Rashad Alakbarov (AZ); Leyla Aliyeva (AZ); Sir Peter Blake (UK) Edward Burtynsky (CA) Werner Büttner (GR); Jodie Carey (UK); Gordon Cheung (UK) ; Khalil Chishtee (PK); George Condo (USA); Tony Cragg (UK); Siobhan Davies (UK); Tracey Emin (UK); Dominic Harris (UK); Carsten Höller (BEL); Abigail Fallis (UK); Nicolas Feldmeyer (CH); Laura Ford (UK); Douglas Gordon (UK); Chris Jordan (USA); Mat  Kemp (UK); Oswaldo Maciá (CO); Alastair Mackie (UK); Mackie (UK); Mari Mahr (CL/UK); Aida Mahmudova (AZ); Mohau Modisakeng (ZA); Mariko Mori (JP); Sayyora Muin (UZ); Jacco Olivier (NL); Julian Opie (UK); Julian Perry (UK); Mike Perry (UK) Bharti Kher (IN); Stephanie Quayle (UK); Fiona Rae (UK); Farid Rasulov (AZ); David Rickard (NZ); Graham Stevens (UK); Parviz Tanavoli (IR); Diana Thater (USA); Troika (UK);  Gavin Turk (UK); United Visual Artists (UK); Andy Warhol (USA); Hugo Wilson (UK); Zoe Walker & Neil Bromwich (UK) and recent graduates from the RCA.

For more info visit: www.heretoday.org

   
  
 
  
    
  
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      United Visual Artists,     Formation   , 2014   Light Installation,   370 x 370 x 205 cm. Specially commissioned for Here Today…   Curated by Artwise, 2014. Installation shot © UVA, Photo by Thierry Bal

United Visual Artists, Formation, 2014 Light Installation, 370 x 370 x 205 cm. Specially commissioned for Here Today… Curated by Artwise, 2014. Installation shot © UVA, Photo by Thierry Bal

   
  
 
  
    
  
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     Installation shot from  Here Today…  Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal (Pictured:    Diana Thater,     RARE   , 2008   © Diana Thater ,  Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth;  Ackroyd & Harvey  , Living Skin,  1992/2014 ,  Seedling grass stenciled and stretched ,  Courtesy the artists)

Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal (Pictured: Diana Thater, RARE, 2008 © Diana Thater, Courtesy the artist and Hauser & Wirth; Ackroyd & Harvey, Living Skin, 1992/2014, Seedling grass stenciled and stretched, Courtesy the artists)

   
  
 
  
    
  
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     Installation shot from  Here Today…  Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal (Pictured:      Graham Stevens,     Desert Cloud,    1974 ,  Video installation still from filming in Arabian Desert, An Airworks production for the Arts Council of Great Britain (1976),   Courtesy of the artist and Centre Georges Pompidou © the artist;  Oswaldo Maciá    ,   Transition   , 2014, Tunnel, sound, smell, light, bench, Courtesy the artist, Specially commissioned for  Here Today…  © the artist)

Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Thierry Bal (Pictured: Graham Stevens, Desert Cloud, 1974, Video installation still from filming in Arabian Desert, An Airworks production for the Arts Council of Great Britain (1976), Courtesy of the artist and Centre Georges Pompidou © the artist; Oswaldo Maciá ,Transition, 2014, Tunnel, sound, smell, light, bench, Courtesy the artist, Specially commissioned for Here Today… © the artist)

   
  
 
  
    
  
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     Installation shot from  Here Today…  Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Anne Purkiss  (Pictured:  Hugo Wilson, Werner Büttner, Mat Kemp,    Mohau Modisakeng)

Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014 © the artists. Photo by Anne Purkiss (Pictured: Hugo Wilson, Werner Büttner, Mat Kemp, Mohau Modisakeng)

   
  
 
  
    
  
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     Installation shot from  Here Today…  Curated by Artwise 2014  © Jacco Olivier, Photo by Anne Purkiss. ourtesy the Artist, Victoria Miro, London and Marianne Boesky, New York.     

Installation shot from Here Today… Curated by Artwise 2014© Jacco Olivier, Photo by Anne Purkiss. ourtesy the Artist, Victoria Miro, London and Marianne Boesky, New York. 

 

   
  
 
  
    
  
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     Installation shot of entrance to  Here Today…  exhibition Curated by Artwsie 2014 © Photo by Anne Purkiss

Installation shot of entrance to Here Today… exhibition Curated by Artwsie 2014 © Photo by Anne Purkiss

Earlier Event: August 27
Public Art and Common Spaces
Later Event: March 28
Watershed exhibition