What’s On

CR’s pick of exhibitions, design events and creative activities for the week ahead including environmental graphic designer Deborah Sussman in LA, mixed media type and wood artwork from Scott Albrect in New York, photographer William Klein in Amsterdam, Time & Motion: Redefining Working Life in Liverpool, Take a View: Landscape Photographer of the Year in London, America Latina photography show in Paris, The Design & Typography of Louise Fili in New York, and Sebastiao Salgado’s Genesis project in Paris…

CR’s pick of exhibitions, design events and creative activities for the week ahead including environmental graphic designer Deborah Sussman in LA, mixed media type and wood artwork from Scott Albrecht in New York, photographer William Klein in Amsterdam, Time & Motion: Redefining Working Life in Liverpool, Take a View: Landscape Photographer of the Year in London, America Latina photography show in Paris, The Design & Typography of Louise Fili in New York, and Sebastião Salgado’s Genesis project in Paris…


Deborah Sussman Loves Los Angeles!
WUHO Gallery, LA
Until 19 Jan

Retrospective exhibition of early work from environmental graphic designer Deborah Sussman. Work from her days at Eames Studio will be on show, alongside her bold and colourful designs for the 1984 Olympics, and graphics for the Hollywood Bowl and the Rolling Stones. Read more about Sussman, her ‘supergraphics’ and the show in the January issue of Creative Review.

architecture.woodbury.edu/wuho

 

Everything in Between: Recent Works by Scott Albrecht
ACE Hotel, New York
9 – 31 Jan

Mixed media exhibition from Brooklyn based artist and designer, whose work incorporates woodwork, hand-draw typography and geometric collage using vintage ephemera and found objects.

scottyFiveAlive.com
acehotel.com

 

William Klein
Foam, Amsterdam
Until 12 Mar

The entire museum space has been dedicated to the work of the photographer, filmmaker and designer, with abstract photography, large-scale contact prints and a selection of films on show. Klein’s contrary approach and unconventional techniques in the context of photojournalism and fashion photography, has seen him upheld by many as one of the modern masters of photography.

foam.org

 

Time & Motion: Redefining Working Life
FACT, Liverpool
Until 9 Mar

Mixing new artworks, interventions, contextual archival materials and research projects, this exhibition aims to redefine our understanding of working life, by re-examining traditional notions of the eight hour working day and boundaries between work, rest and leisure. Several film screening events and family workshops run alongside the exhibition.

fact.co.uk

 

Take a View
National Theatre, London
Until 9 Feb

Photos from the Landscape Photographer of the Year Awards 2013 are on show in the Lyttleton exhibition space, with 100 scenes capturing the diversity of British landscapes, from both professionals and amateurs. Photographer and awards founder Charlie Waite will be giving guided tours of the exhibition today and tomorrow.

take-a-view.co.uk
nationaltheatre.org.uk

 

America Latina, 1960-2013
Fondation Cartier, Paris
Until 6 Apr

Focusing on the relationship between text and the photographic image, this show seeks to offer a new perspective on Latin American photography from 1960 to the present day, with work from over 70 documentary photographers and contemporary artists.

fondation.cartier.com

 

Elegantissima: The Design & Typography of Louise Fili
Memorial Gallery, Farmingdale State College, New York
Until 31 Jan

Walk through four decades of work from the designer, displayed in five thematic room environments, including book covers, type design in array of forms, and other logos, graphics and signage.

farmingdale.edu
louisefili.com

 

Sebastião Salgado: Genesis
Polka Galerie, Paris
Until 26 Feb

Exhibiton of black-and-white images from the Brazilian photographer’s eight-year project, which saw him travel through 32 counties, capturing wild landscapes and remote communities from across the world.

polkagalerie.com


To submit events for consideration, please email whatson@creativereview.co.uk.

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