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In her mesmerizing works, @ToyinOjihOdutola challenges traditional European portraiture and reimagines the black experience. Depicting a noble Nigerian family, this series “When Legends Die” at @JackShainman concludes a fictitious saga that imagines what the country would look like if the Transatlantic slave trade had never happened. • #ToyinOjihOdutola #JackShainmanGallery #WhenLegendsDie #JackShainman

Shenzhen-based photographer Jiang Zhi captures delicate flowers in a fiery blaze of flames, conveying beauty, transience, and decay. His works are exceptional examples of what Chinese photographers are creating today. Discover more of our favorites in our latest guide to contemporary Chinese photography you can collect on Artsy [link in bio]. 🔥 🌸 • #PHOTOFAIRS @BlindspotGallery @HDM_gallery

🥊 ”Punch” 🥊 This knockout group show curated by artist Nina Chanel Abney (@NinaChanel) at @JeffreyDeitchGallery examines how artists across mediums use art as an act of defiance. Paintings, photographs, graffiti, sculpture, and satire from artists like @DerrickAdamsNY and @KBernhardt2014 boldly defy traditional expectations of contemporary figuration. Catch the show at 18 Wooster Street in NYC now through October 27. • #NinaChanelAbney #JeffreyDeitch

Tucked away in Moscow, the Pushkin Museum (@TheArtsMuseum) is a hidden trove of art history where you can find highlights from the Italian Renaissance and Dutch Golden Age, artifacts from Ancient Greece and Rome, and so much more. • #PushkinMuseum #TheArtsMuseum

At the new Amos Rex museum (@amoskonst) in Helsinki 🇫🇮, surreal portholes at street level lure visitors into an otherworldly art bunker below. Designed by JKMM Architects (@jkmmarchitects), the underground space is currently exhibiting one of teamLab’s (@teamlab_news) interactive installations. Image via @decor8#AmosRex #AmosAnderson #Lasipalatsi #JKMMArchitects #teamLab

Johannesburg-based artist @Justin_Dingwall challenges perceptions of beauty in his native Africa with striking images like these depicting model @Moostapha_s. The artist premiered this series, titled “A seat at the table” last week at @FNBJoburgArtFair, Africa’s leading art fair dedicated to contemporary art from the continent and diaspora. Explore them all in our online guide to the fair [link in bio]. • #FNBJoburgArtFair #JustinDingwall

Greetings from @cosmoscowfair, the only international art fair in Russia and the CIS taking place this week in the heart of Moscow. We scoured the fair to find new and exciting works like these by St. Petersburg-based artists @PiotrDiakov and @LeonidTskhe. Explore our favorite finds at the fair in our story and make some of your own finds in our exclusive online preview [link in bio]. • #cosmoscow #cosmoscow2018 #cosmoscowfair

Tonight we’re joining @DavidZwirner to celebrate the legacy of groundbreaking artist Yayoi Kusama with a special screening of “Kusama – Infinity.” The film opens in theaters this Friday, don’t miss it! Video via @KusamaMovie#YayoiKusama #KusamaMovie #KusamaInfinity

For only one more month, experience artist #AntheaHamilton’s dramatic transformation of @Tate Britain. To create #TheSquash, the artist sheathed the museum’s neoclassical interior with a grid of 7,000 white tiles and placed a single squash-wearing performer in the space every day the museum is open. Get up close and personal with “The Squash” before the show closes October 8. • #TateBritain #Tate

Through this Thursday, September 6 in London, @PhillipsAuction presents a kaleidoscopic selling exhibition dedicated to the work of kinetic and Op Art master #CarlosCruzDiez. Arguably the star of the show, his awesomely lo-fi “Environnement Chromointerférent” uses projectors to wrap the room in his iconic colored stripes. • #PHILLIPSX #LuminousReality

Summer’s almost over, but it’s not too late to experience art en plein air. The UK’s famed @YSPsculpture includes so many masterpieces like Henry Moore’s monumental abstract bronze “Large Two Forms,” a favorite refuge for the park’s sheep who enjoy cuddling with the work. Explore more of the world’s greatest sculptural parks to visit before the cold sets in by visiting the link in our bio. Image via @jenniemccallart#HenryMoore #YorkshireSculpturePark

The Nordic region’s leading contemporary galleries touch down in Copenhagen for @CHART_ArtFair this Friday. Swipe ← for a few of our favorite available works by #ClareWoods + #AstridKruseJensen (via Copenhagen’s @MartinAsbaekGallery) and #EllenEhkÅkesson (via Stockholm’s @BergGallery). Visit the link in our bio to get an exclusive preview of the 400+ works that will be on view. • #CHARTArtFair #CHART2018

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