Jun 2017The National Council of Culture and Arts Chile is pleased to announce that artist Cecilia Vicuña will participate in documenta 14. May 2017Yorkshire Sculpture Park will present a major solo exhibition by pioneering Chilean artist, Alfredo Jaar. This important project is a key part of YSP's 40th anniversary celebrations taking place throughout 2017. May 2017Nigeria unveiled its first ever national Pavilion at the 57th Venice Arte Biennale. The inaugural pavilion titled How About NOW? explores ideas of identity and belonging through the work of three leading Nigerian artists: Peju Alatise, Victor Ehikhamenor and Qudus Onikeku. May 2017James Richards exhibits Music for the gift, a new body of work including a sound installation, video and photographic works, to represent Cymru yn Fenis Wales in Venice as a collateral event of the 57th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia. May 2017This major international loan exhibition of works by Chaïm Soutine (1893-1943) will be the first show on the artist in the United Kingdom in 35 years. May 2017Claudia Fontes presents The Horse Problem, a work commissioned for the Pavilion of Argentina at the Biennale Arte 2017. Apr 2017Contemporary artist Raqib Shaw's opulent paintings of fantastical worlds will go on display at the Whitworth, part of The University of Manchester, from 24 June 2017 – Nov 2018. Apr 2017Glasgow International announces that it will return for its eighth edition in 2018, under the direction of Richard Parry, who joins the festival after serving as Curator-Director of the Grundy Art Gallery in Blackpool. Apr 2017Leeds Art Gallery is pleased to announce that it will reopen its galleries to the public on 13 October 2017, after a period of closure to undergo essential repairs to the original roof and the historic Victorian building. Mar 2017Yang Fudong’s film Moving Mountains, commissioned for the Rolls-Royce Art Programme, was screened at AMC Pacific Place in Hong Kong, marking the premiere of the work outside China. The award-winning Chinese filmmaker’s work for the Art Programme was recently exhibited at the Shanghai Center of Photography (SCôP), and will be presented in Xi'an, China, in June 2017. Mar 2017After 14 years, two masterpieces by Van Gogh stolen and feared lost forever are back on public display at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. Mar 2017Copenhagen Contemporary (CC) is a new arts centre established to create an exhibition space for large, technically demanding installations of international contemporary art in Copenhagen, Denmark. Mar 2017CHART ART FAIR presents its most ambitious architecture competition to date accepting entries from 7 - 10 April 2017. Judges include Bjarke Ingels, Bjørnstene Christiansen, Débora Mesa and Simon Frommenwiler. Mar 2017The winner of the Professional Commission category is British-Chinese artist and photographer Yan Wang Preston. Dublin-based, Irish photographer Kenneth O’ Halloran has been selected as the win-ner of the Open Competition. Mar 2017Yorkshire Sculpture Park (YSP) presents Tread Softly, an exhibition exploring childhood, developing identity and family relationships, through artists revisiting and reassessing defining moments and people in their lives. Mar 2017Blenheim Art Foundation is delighted to announce Jenny Holzer at Blenheim Palace, a solo exhibition by American artist Jenny Holzer running 28 September – 31 December 2017. Feb 2017Following the 2016 Art Fund Museum of the Year nomination, Scotland’s leading private museum will this year present a new interior space by Nicolas Party alongside 3 works by Michael Sailstorfer, plus unveiling Pablo Bronstein’s most ambitious outdoor work to date. Feb 2017Art Basel announced its gallery list for the 48th edition in Basel, Switzerland, taking place from June 15 to June 18, 2017. Feb 2017MCH Swiss Exhibition (Basel) Ltd., a company owned by MCH Group in Basel/Switzerland, is acquiring a 25.1 percent holding in art.fair International GmbH in Cologne/Germany, the organiser of the new art fair ART DÜSSELDORF.