There's no easy harmony to Bharti Kher's work - collapsed elephants, colourful bindis and giant whale hearts - but therein lies a complicated, contradictory portrait of any human heart.
Now! What Artists are Interested in Today
For the last five years ArtReview has published an annual index of
Future Greats - emerging artists who we believe will be the stars of an artworld to come. This year, rather than picking out individual talents, we asked five critics to try to make sense of changes and developments in art today.
Essays by Chris Sharp, Neil Mulholland, Jonathan T.D. Neil, Laura
McLean-Ferris and Tyler Coburn.
From cute piano-playing cats to Super Mario, from Bruce Springsteen to Arnold Schoenberg, Cory Arcangel's multimedia works offer an ontology of the present. Ultimately, in a world ruled by community sites and videogames, they seem to ask: what space does the artist occupy today?