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Kobel's Art Weekly Archive

Iryna Balodian, War sponsorship; free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 22 2022

Gallery Weekend Tbilisi is all about helping Ukraine, reports Aimee Dawson in The Art Newspaper: "Thirteen commercial galleries and museums in the Georgian capital will hold the first Tbilisi Gallery Weekend (28-30 May) with proceeds going to help the war effort in Ukraine. The collaborative project, titled War Diaries, will see each space present works by Ukrainian artists that have ... read more

Miglė Kartanaitė, We see you; ; free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 21 2022

The Russian presence at the World Economic Forum in Davos this year is the Russian War Crimes House, reports Chris Liakos at CNN. Viktor Pinchuk is organizing an exhibition of images of war at Russia House curated by Björn Geldhof (PinchukArtCentre). Chapeau!For the auction Stand with Ukraine on June 3 at Kunsthalle Lindenthal in Cologne, ... read more

Simonas Šileika, Ukrainian Farmer Steals Russian Tank; free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 20 2022

"Emergency Money for Ukraine" is the name of a charity auction that the Cologne auction house Van Ham is holding in two parts as an online and live auction as part of its Modern Week from May 20 to June 2. A total of 40 lots will be offered. The usual buyer's premium will be due, but it will also be donated. The catalog for ... read more

Lesia Kaplan, Prymachenko (turned over in her grave); free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 19 2022

Here, too, help can be provided: UKRAINIAN ARCHIVES RESCUE - the Polish Pilecki Institute Berlin and the Belarusian diaspora association RAZAM in cooperation with the Alliance of Ukrainian Organizations, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church Community e.V. and with the kind support of the Federal Archives call for donations for the rescue of Ukrainian archives and museum goods.The Lithuanian artist Emilija Škarnulytė ... read more

Edgaras Žukauskas "Misconception", free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 18 2022

The Ministry of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine launch an initiative to save and protect Ukrainian cultural sites under the title "Save Ukrainian Culture". Through a dedicated website, donations can be made in a variety of ways in traditional and cryptocurrencies.The official separation of Viennacontemporary from its previous Russian owner Dmitry Aksenov is reported by Olga Kronsteiner in the ... read more

Raúl Peña "Light Will Triumph Over Darkness"; free via

Kobel's Art Weekly 17 2022

The largest art fair in the world with the most opaque sales conditions now also welcomes the paying public one week after opening for the professional public. A valuable guide is provided by Naomi Rea, who researched which gallery represents which artist at the Biennale di Venezia for Artnet Pro (paywall). She comes up with more than 100 participating galleries, ... read more