Platform is Aesthetica’s online stage for today’s international contemporary art scene. Consolidating a hand-picked selection of worldwide exhibitions, news and events, this dynamic resource offers audiences a unique and supplementary guide to a range of activities taking place across the creative sphere.


Susan Hiller, Lisson Gallery, London

Lisson Gallery, London, presents a number of recently discovered early pieces as well as celebrated classics by artist Susan Hiller.

Enrico David, The Hepworth Wakefield

The Hepworth Wakefield presents a new show by Enrico David, introducing recent works, plus new sculptures specially commissioned for the gallery.

Irving Penn, Beyond Beauty, Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Irving Penn: Beyond Beauty is drawn entirely from the extensive holdings of the Smithsonian.

Los Carpinteros, The Globe, V&A

Discover The Globe at the V&A, London, designed by Los Carpinteros (the carpenters), an artist collective that was established in Havana in 1992.

In Search of 0,10, Fondation Beyeler

In the winter of 1915, a legendary exhibition took place in Petrograd (today St. Petersburg), Russia, featuring 14 artists of the Russian avant-garde.

Johanna Diehl: The Ukraine Series, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich

Johanna Diehl: The Ukraine Series at Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, comprises views into former synagogues in modern-day Ukraine.

Bridget Riley, David Zwirner, NY

David Zwirner opens the gallery’s first exhibition with Bridget Riley in New York.

Vanilla and Concrete, Tate Britain

Vanilla and Concrete brings together projects by Marie Lund, Rallou Panagiotou and Mary Ramsden, whose works explore everyday objects and spaces.

Artissima 2015

Artissima is one of Italy’s most important contemporary art fairs. Nearly 200 galleries from around the world will exhibit across three sections.

Christian Boltanski, Faire-part, Marian Goodman, Paris

On the occasion of the gallery’s 12th anniversary, Marian Goodman, Paris, has invited Christian Boltanski to present his latest work.

Los Carpinteros, El Pueblo Se Equivoca, Galeria Fortes Vilaça

Galeria Fortes Vilaça, São Paulo, showcases El Pueblo Se Equivoca, the newest solo show by the Cuban artist duo Los Carpinteros.

Ian Cheng, Emissary Forks At Perfection, Pilar Corrias Gallery

Pilar Corrias Gallery showcases the first solo exhibition in the UK by American artist Ian Cheng.

Gianni Piacentino at the Fondazione Prada, Milan

Fondazione Prada, Milan, will retrace the career of Arte Povera artist Gianni Piacentino through over 100 artworks dating from 1965 to the present day in a major exhibition, from 7 November.

Ed Ruscha, Metro Mattresses, Sprueth Magers, Berlin

The motifs for Ed Ruscha’s new series Metro Mattresses were found on the streets of L.A.

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi

Sculpture by the Sea returns to the Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach coastal walk in Australia.

Art Toronto 2015

Founded in 2000, Art Toronto is Canada’s international contemporary and modern art fair, located at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Anne Hardy, Modern Art Oxford

Field at Modern Art Oxford is an exhibition of major new work by acclaimed British artist Anne Hardy.

Liam Gillick, Maureen Paley, London

Liam Gillick explores the way groups develop their ideas in cohesion and tension with the individual.

Terry Frost, Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange, Cornwall

Newlyn Art Gallery & The Exchange, Cornwall, celebrates Terry Frost’s (1915–2003) centenary with a special survey exhibition.

Thomas Demand, Latent Forms, Sprueth Magers, London

Over the past two years, Thomas Demand has spent many hours in the Tokyo offices of renowned architects Kazuyo Sejima and Ryue Nishizawa.

Dance Umbrella, London

Dance Umbrella, an annual two-week festival of dance, performance and live art, returns to the city of London on 15 October.

Robert Irwin, 2 x 2 x 2 x 2, White Cube Bermondsey, London

White Cube hosts an exhibition by Robert Irwin, one of the pivotal figures in recent American art. Irwin’s oeuvre has spanned more than 60 years.

Abraham Cruzvillegas: Empty Lot, Tate Modern, London

Mexican artist Abraham Cruzvillegas has been selected for the inaugural Hyundai Commission for the Turbine Hall in 2015.

JR, DECADE, Portrait d’une génération, Galerie Perrotin, Paris

This exhibition presents JR’s work from the last 10 years and features a selection of videos, ink on wood pieces, and recent photographs.

Bill Viola, Moving Stillness, Blain Southern, London

In London this autumn, Blain|Southern presents significant rarely-exhibited works from Bill Viola’s early career. From 13 October.

Pierre de Fenoÿl, Jeu de Paume, Château de Tours

This exhibition at the Château de Tours showcases the depth and diversity of Pierre de Fenoÿl’s work and combines prints, documents, films and more.

Not Vital, Centro Cultural Paço Imperial, Rio de Janiero

Centro Cultural Paço Imperial presents the first institutional solo exhibition in South America devoted to distinguished Swiss artist Not Vital.

Martina Amati, Under, Ambika P3

Ambika P3 and the Wellcome Trust unite to bring Under, a multi-screen film installation on the art of freediving, to audiences in London.

Dennis Hopper, Icons of the Sixties, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Paris Pantin, showcases Dennis Hopper’s exhibition Icons of the Sixties, a selection of photographs and personal objects.

Anselm Kiefer, Grothe Collection, Serlachius Museums, Finland

This autumn Serlachius Museum, Finland, presents a series of monumental paintings by renowned contemporary artist Anselm Kiefer.