Issue Number: 109
Richard Cork gives an overview of the RA's major show of modern British sculptureRead more
Sir Anthony Caro RA and William Tucker RA on changing the course of modern British sculptureRead more
Stephen Farthing RA tells Paul Bonaventura how he brings together painting, drawing and text in his work
In American artist Bill Viola's nine-channel installation Chapel of Frustrated Actions and Futile Gestures (2013), on view at Blain Southern’s show of his latest works, nine episodes unfold in simply sketched-out, quotidian environments. Viola moves from the general towards the particular, with everyday actions as his subject - such as the digging of a hole, or the pouring of water in a bowl.