Ruth Asawa: Citizen of the UniverseBy Vani Anandam
In Citizen of the Universe, the artists first public solo exhibition in Europe, Modern Art Oxford (MAO) presents Asawas work, all of her workart, family, and communityin tandem, akin to her lived life.
Yuri Yuan: Dark DreamsBy Vani Anandam
The eleven oil paintings (all 2022) that comprise Dark Dreams at Alexander Berggruen Gallery, the artists second solo exhibition in New York, depart from the accepted conventions of Surrealism and forge ahead, past the threshold of dream and sleep.
Mariana Castillo Deball: Between making and knowing somethingBy Vani Anandam
A water vessel with a hole cannot fulfill its intended function. In Between making and knowing something at Modern Art Oxford (MAO), Mariana Castillo Deball kills the utilitarian aspect of her Zuni pueblo-inspired red stoneware ceramics in a ceremonial action, perforating them with kill-holes, intentionally making them something useless.