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Suspended Worlds: Damián Ortega at Milan's HangarBicocca

(0) Comments | Posted July 2, 2015 | 1:37 PM

Damián Ortega, Moby Dick, 2004. Courtesy Fondazione HangarBicocca, Milan. Photo: Agostino Osio.

Stepping into Damián Ortega's solo exhibition Casino (curated by Vicente Todolí) at Milan's HangarBicocca, viewers may feel that...

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Standing Out in the Crowd: 10 Summer Solo Shows Around the World in 2015

(0) Comments | Posted June 25, 2015 | 12:06 PM

The summer group show: it is an art world standard, a simple placeholder for the slower months and, increasingly, a cliché ripe for parody and subversion. But as the art world grows and grows, and the 24/7 art news cycle keeps spinning year round,...

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Baseltopia: Searching For Utopia (and Dystopia) at Art Basel 2015

(0) Comments | Posted June 21, 2015 | 12:50 PM

Constant working on Ovoid Construction, 1957. Courtesy Collection Fondation Constant; © Constant/Fondation Constant c/o Pictoright Amsterdam 2015. Photo: Tom Haartsen.

The great hall of the world's most influential international art...

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Site Specifics: Anish Kapoor at Versailles 2015

(0) Comments | Posted June 10, 2015 | 9:03 PM

Anish Kapoor, Sky Mirror, 2013. Courtesy Kapoor Studio, Kamel Mennour and Lisson Gallery. Photo: Tadzio.

The descriptor "site-specific" is often invoked when describing Anish Kapoor's monumental installation works. According to the Tate's online...

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Frida's Garden, Frida's Closet: The Artist and Her Personal Artifacts

(0) Comments | Posted June 3, 2015 | 7:10 PM

Ishiuchi Miyako, Frida by Ishiuchi #34, 2012-2015. © Ishiuchi Miyako. Courtesy Michael Hoppen Gallery.

Of all the important artists of the modern era, Frida Kahlo's work is perhaps the most inseparable from her...

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Exchange and Dissent at the 2015 Havana Biennial

(0) Comments | Posted May 29, 2015 | 6:24 PM

With a program emphasizing performance and interventions in public space, the 12th Havana Biennial opened on May 22, with festivities ranging from opera, to theatre, to dance parties. This year's Biennial takes the entire city as its exhibition space, spreading out and away from the Biennial's traditional center, the Wilfredo...

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Capital and Contradiction: Okwui Enwezor's 2015 Venice Biennale

(0) Comments | Posted May 20, 2015 | 9:08 PM

Katharina GrosseUntitled Trumpet, 2015. Courtesy la Biennale di Venezia. Photo: Alessandra Chemollo.

The Venice Biennale is built on paradox and contradiction: against the grain of globalization, the Biennale follows a model of representation...

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Comic Relief: Humor and Playfulness at Frieze New York 2015

(0) Comments | Posted May 14, 2015 | 1:32 PM

Frieze New York 2014. Courtesy of Marco Scozzaro/Frieze. Photo: Marco Scozzaro.

Art-fair-going can be arduous and draining, physically and mentally. Frieze New York, housed in a serpentine tent structure that snakes across Randall's Island overlooking the East River, demands at least an...

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Subjects and Objects: Koki Tanaka, "A Vulnerable Narrator"

(0) Comments | Posted May 7, 2015 | 2:47 PM

Koki Tanaka: "A Vulnerable Narrator," Deutsche Bank "Artist of the Year" 2015 at Deutsche Bank KunstHalle, installation view. © Koki Tanaka / Deutsche Bank KunstHalle. Photo: Mathias Schormann.

A multi-colored umbrella slides open. A ladder, kicked, collapses to the ground....

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Hidden Gems and Unforgotten Histories: America Is Hard to See at the New Whitney

(0) Comments | Posted April 29, 2015 | 7:46 PM


Glenn Ligon, Rückenfigur, 2009. Collection Whitney Museum of American Art, New York. © Glenn Ligon.

The Whitney Museum of American Art's new home opens to the public on May 1. Installed...

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Barbara Kasten: New Peers in Contemporary Photography

(0) Comments | Posted April 22, 2015 | 9:01 PM

Documentation of Barbara Kasten working in her studio, New York, NY, 1983. Courtesy of the artist. Photo: Kurt Kilgus.

"Barbara Kasten: Stages," curated by Alex Klein at the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, is...

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Blinds and Bells: Haegue Yang's Retrospective at the Leeum in Seoul

(0) Comments | Posted April 16, 2015 | 8:08 PM

Haegue Yang, Courtesy the artist.

At Haegue Yang's exhibition at the Leeum, Samsung Museum of Art in Seoul, "Shooting the Elephant 象 Thinking the Elephant," the visitor will encounter installations and sculptures composed of bright...

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10 Brazilian Artists to Collect at SP Arte 2015

(0) Comments | Posted April 10, 2015 | 3:49 PM

SP Arte 2014. Courtesy SP Arte. Photo: Pangeia de dois/SP-Arte.

Now in its 11th year, Brazil's leading international contemporary art fair, SP Arte, brings the world of contemporary art to the ever-growing market of Brazilian collectors, from April 9 - 12, 2015. With over 140 galleries...

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Sharjah Biennial 12: A March Through the City

(0) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 6:40 PM

Papy Ebotani, Fanfare funérailles [Funeral brass], 2014-2015. Produced by Studios Kabako. Image courtesy of Sharjah Art Foundation. Photo by Alfredo Rubio.

The reedy, plaintive cry of the mizmar undulates through the air while hands beat drums with languorous rhythms. Ahead of the...

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More Than Form, Heft, and Material: History and Culture in the Architecture of David Adjaye

(0) Comments | Posted March 26, 2015 | 6:23 PM

David Adjaye: Form, Gewicht, Material, Installation view, Haus der Kunst, 2015. Photo: Wilfried Petzi.

Okwui Enwezor begins the essay for "David Adjaye: Form, Heft, Material" without equivocation. It...

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The Home of My Eyes: An Interview With Shirin Neshat

(0) Comments | Posted March 20, 2015 | 3:07 PM

Portrait of Shirin Neshat. Photo by Rodolfo Martinez.

On March 24, at the inaugural exhibition of YARAT Contemporary Art Space in Baku, Azerbaijan, visitors will undoubtedly cluster in front of a grand series...

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Doris Salcedo's Powerful Retrospective at the MCA Chicago

(0) Comments | Posted March 17, 2015 | 2:34 PM

Doris Salcedo, Noviembre 6 y 7, 2002. Ephemeral public project, Palace of Justice, Bogotá, 2002. Courtesy of the artist; Alexander and Bonin, New York; and White Cube. Photo: Sergio Clavijo.

"In some cases it is a...

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Investment or Impulse: What Kind of Collector Are You?

(0) Comments | Posted March 6, 2015 | 1:16 PM

Kehinde Wiley, Diarra Mohamed and Mohamed Konate, 2013. © Kehinde Wiley studio and Galerie Daniel Templon, Paris. At The Armory Show, Pier 94.

What kind of collector are you? Do...

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Elusive Personae and Embedded Critiques: "Surround Audience" Opens at the New Museum

(0) Comments | Posted February 26, 2015 | 6:30 PM


It's strange to pause and think about how much everyday life has changed in just the last five to...

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Where Is Rocky II? Pierre Bismuth Seeks Long-Lost Artwork by Ed Ruscha

(0) Comments | Posted February 22, 2015 | 3:44 PM


Pierre Bismuth, Where is Rocky II?, 2015. Courtesy of Where is Rocky II? film campaign.

It all starts...

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