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.


Charles Ray: Sculpture, 1997–2014, Art Institute Chicago

Charles Ray: Sculpture, 1997–2014 is the first major exhibition devoted to celebrated the sculptor since a midcareer retrospective in 1998.

Dan Graham, Marian Goodman Gallery, Paris

Marian Goodman Gallery Paris announces the opening of an exhibition of works by Dan Graham.

Virginia Beahan, Elegy for an Ancient Sea, MCASD, La Jolla

Virginia Beahan’s haunting photographs of the Salton Sea and its surroundings reveal the region’s layered history and precarious present.

Martin Creed, Hauser & Wirth, Zürich

From 29 August Hauser & Wirth brings an exhibition of new work in wood, plastic, neon, wool, and canvas by Martin Creed to its gallery in Zürich.

Nam June Paik, Represented by Gagosian Gallery

Gagosian Gallery announces its representation of the estate of video art pioneer Nam June Paik.

Robert Motherwell, Form, Gesture, Feeling, Pearl Lam Galleries

Pearl Lam Galleries, Hong Kong, presents the first solo exhibition in Asia of works by pioneer abstract expressionist, Robert Motherwell.

Repetition and Difference, The Jewish Museum, New York

In Repetition and Difference multiples from The Jewish Museum’s collection are presented together with works by contemporary artists.

From Bauhaus to Buenos Aires, MoMA, New York

Retrospective From Bauhaus to Buenos Aires: Grete Stern and Horacio Coppola at MoMA, New York, until 4 October.

Alberto Burri: Grafica, Luxembourg & Dayan, New York

This September Luxembourg & Dayan will present Alberto Burri: Grafica, a show of rarely seen prints by a great innovator of postwar abstraction.

Samara Golden: The Flat Side of the Knife at MoMA PS1

Samara Golden’s immersive installation The Flat Side of the Knife at MoMA PS1
explores the concept of a 6th dimension.

The Disrupted Landscape, Miller Yezerski Gallery

Mankind’s interaction with the natural world is highlighted in variety of works by photographers including David Maisel and Alex MacLean.

Evgenia Arbugaeva at the Photographer’s Gallery

The Photographer’s Gallery presents Arctic Stories, by award winning photographer Evgenia Arbugaeva.

Summer Exhibition 2015, Royal Academy, London

For 247 years, the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition has offered a snapshot of contemporary art – and this year’s showcase is a riot of colour.

Designs of the Year, Design Museum, London

Now in its eighth year, Designs of the Year at Design Museum, London, celebrates projects that enable access and promote or deliver change.

Keith Arnatt, Absence of the Artist, Sprüth Magers, London

Keith Arnatt has occupied a key position in the history of British conceptual art for almost 50 years.

Anish Kapoor, Descension, Galleria Continua, San Gimignano

Anish Kapoor returns to Italy with Descension, an exhibition project conceived specially for the former cinema and theatre space of Galleria Continua.

Damián Ortega, Casino, Hangar Bicocca, Milan

Casino at Hangar Bicocca, Milan, is the first solo exhibition in Italy by Damián Ortega.

Charles Avery, Ingleby Gallery

Charles Avery: The People And Things of Onomatopoeia is currently on display at Ingleby Gallery, as part of the Edinburgh Art Festival 2015.

Noémie Goudal, The Geographical Determination of the Sunrise, Foam

Foam, Amsterdam, showcases the first solo exhibition of young French artist Noémie Goudal.

Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980

Transmissions: Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, 1960–1980 focuses on the connections among an international scene of artists.

Yayoi Kusama, Infinity Theory, Garage, Moscow

Plunging the spectator into a series of immersive environments, Infinity Theory offers audiences a unique sensory and psychological experience.

Tara Donovan, Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh Art Festival

Tara Donovan’s freestanding sculpture Untitled (Mylar) and expansive installation Untitled (Plastic Cups) are on view at Jupiter Artland, Edinburgh.

IK Prize 2015: Tate Sensorium

Tate Sensorium is the winning project of IK Prize 2015, an annual prize supported by the Porter Foundation and presented by Tate.

Gerhard Richter: Colour Charts, Dominique Lévy

Dominique Lévy unveils its plans for the autumn with a display of Gerhard Richter’s Colour Charts.

Vivian Maier, Beetles+Huxley

Beetles+Huxley, London, opens an exhibition of hand printed images, made from photographer Vivian Maier’s original negatives.

New Photography, MoMA, New York

New Photography, MoMA’s longstanding exhibition series of work in photography, returns this autumn.

Isabelle Cornaro, Palais de Tokyo

Isabelle Cornaro has created an installation of wall paintings for the Palais de Tokyo, Paris.

Alberto Burri, Mazzoleni London

Mazzoleni London announces its forthcoming landmark exhibition of works by Alberto Burri, on display from 2 October – 30 November.

HyperAmerica: Landscape – Image – Reality, Kunsthaus Graz

HyperAmerica at Kunsthaus Graz turns its focus on the notion of the American landscape in the second half of the 20th century.

Oscar Niemeyer, The Museum of Contemporary Art Tokyo

Oscar Niemeyer: The Man Who Built Brasilia will showcase a century of the great architect’s work.