Daniel Baumann

What can the grotesque teach us about absurdity in life and art?

By Daniel Baumann

Playlist - 21 Nov 2016

Breakdance in Iran; Comme des Garçons photoshoot; Kurdish song of protest

Why bother with art prizes or residencies?

By Daniel Baumann
Ei Arakawa and Nora Schultz ‘Social Scarecrows Printing Fields’, 2012. Courtesy: the artists and Reena Spaulings Fine Art, New York, USA

Are we evolving from a collector-driven art world to an audience-driven one?

By Daniel Baumann
Rasel Chowdhury, winner of the 3rd Samdani Art Award, People on low incomes living in slums  beside the railway station at Khilgaon, Kamalapur, Dhaka, 2012, (from the series ‘Railway Longings’, 2011–15)

How a photography course in Dhaka is challenging religious and artistic prejudices

By Daniel Baumann

The curators, Daniel Baumann, Tina Kukielski and Dan Byers discuss their plans for the 56th edition

‘Reflets, aventures et embuscades’ (Reflections, Adventures and Ambushes) 2012, exhibition view at  Manoir de la Ville de Martigny, Switzerland; photograph: Julie Langenegger

The little things that stood out in 2012

By Daniel Baumann