Signals and Borders: Wolfgang Tillmans’ Hong Kong

By Laurene Cen One of the first things you notice about Wolfgang Tillmans’ show isn’t his photographs at all. Rather, it’s the sound of Hong Kong traffic signals that echo through the David Zwirner gallery, five floors above the street. Tillmans recorded the signals on a previous visit to Hong Kong in his capacity as … Continue reading Signals and Borders: Wolfgang Tillmans’ Hong Kong

MUSIC IN SIGHT AND ART IN MOTION On “Notating Beauty that Moves – Music at an Exhibition”

By Lexie Ma, Sam Ng and Helen Yau Dozens of paintings hang perpendicular to a flat wall, like the splayed pages of a book. Each contains a musical score, superimposed with a child’s watercolor paintings. The scores belonged to the father of Thai artist Thitiphorn Kotham, and the watercolors are hers from childhood. Kotham created … Continue reading MUSIC IN SIGHT AND ART IN MOTION On “Notating Beauty that Moves – Music at an Exhibition”