Tag Archives: Public Art

Dale Chihuly at Halcyon Gallery in London

Halcyon Gallery in London is currently showing until the 21st of June the fantastic exhibition on the work of the American artist Dale Chihuly. Such exhibition, named ‘Beyond the Object’, includes not only colourful interior glass sculptures , but also a fascinating large outdoor piece named ‘The Sun’ at Berkeley Square. The success of this exhibition […]

Gordon Halloran: ‘Lotus in Motion’

Gordon Halloran is a Canadian artists who is specialised in the creation of magnificent art pieces for public spaces. This artist works around painting, sculpture, illustration and video, and combines these different media building stunning site-specific art creations. Gordon Halloran has developed projects for international venues and has become a cultural icon in Canada since […]

SAU: First urban art auction in Spain

Beyond Arting launches together with PAC Plataforma Arte Contemporáneo  a new Project  as the closure of the ARCO week in Madrid. The project is SAU Subasta Arte Urbano, which is the first urban art auction in Spain. Throughout many decades street art has been very criticized due to its association to social and political recrimination, […]

Some of the best art installations of 2013!

Since today is the last day of the year 2013, from Beyond Arting we wanted to share with you what we believe have been some of the most impressive art installations of the year. JANUARY-FEBRUARY: Ascension of polka dots on trees by Yayoi Kusama Ascension of polka dots on trees, Aix en Provence. Source: Kusama installation The […]

Andy Scott’s Kelpies at The Helix

Andy Scott is a Scottish artist based in Glasgow specialising in public art. This very experienced sculptor has created over 70 pieces which are located in public spaces around the world, becoming popular attractions with a unique identity. Scott’s work is mainly focused on site specific art creations built with stainless steel, cast bronze and […]

Chillida’s magic facing the Atlantic

Eduardo Chillida is one of the greatest artists in Spain from the 20th Century. This popular artist from San Sebastián has become a myth for following artist generations, and an important reference in the international art scene. Today, eleven years  after his death, Chillida’s works are very popular internationally, being very present in auction sales […]

Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir: ‘Borders’ installation in Chicago

Chicago is hosting from the 8th of August to Spring 2014 a stunning public art installation by the artist Steinunn Thórarinsdóttir at Grand Park. Such project, named Borders, is composed by 26 figures arranged in 13 pairs, and is displayed in different spots around the park in order to temporarily become part of Chicago’s cityscape. This installation is […]

Public art visiting tourist attractions around the world: The Red Ball Project

Kurt Persche is the artist who has created a giant ball that exceeds 4.5 m high and 110 kg in order to interact with public sites and engage people in the streets. This project, which started as a commission for three different sites in St. Louis, has become a total success by visiting many different […]

Art consulting booming!

Art consulting is booming and becoming more popular every day in the international scene among the general public, developing projects that incorporate contemporary art in public spaces. Art consultants promote contemporary emerging and established artists and improve architectural infrastructures, creating engaging environments. Several art consultants are involved in the development of a project in large […]