BOX OF DREAMS

Harper’s Bazaar (Malaysia) - - Icons -

The mag­i­cal works of Joseph Cor­nell are brought to­gether in ‘Wanderlust,’ cel­e­brat­ing the ex­tra­or­di­nary self-taught artist who ex­plored the hori­zons from a base­ment in New York where he lived. 80 of Cor­nell’s most re­mark­able boxes, as­sem­blages, col­lages and films are cen­tral to the ex­hi­bi­tion, piec­ing to­gether his love for cin­ema, literature, Ro­man­tic bal­let, stars and space. The breath­tak­ing trea­sures from the beau­ti­ful mind of the quiet artist whis­per a prom­ise of a

tran­scen­dent ex­pe­ri­ence. From July 4 to Sept 27 at Royal Academy of Arts, Lon­don. www.roy­ala­cademy.org.uk ‘Marc Quinn's Frozen Wave ( The Con­ser­va­tion of Energy),’ 2015

Clock­wise: “Un­ti­tled ( Tilly Losch)”

(1935-38); “Phar­macy” (1943); “Palace” (1943); “Soap Bub­ble Set”

(1941); “Habi­tat Group for a Shoot­ing Gallery” (1943)

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