Archive for June, 2012

Museum of Fine Arts Boston announces Ori Gersht. History Repeating

Museum of Fine Arts Boston announces Ori Gersht. History Repeating

| June 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Museum of Fine Arts Boston announces Ori Gersht: History Repeating (Available August 28) by Al Miner, Yoav Rinon, interview with the artist by Ronni Baer. AL MINER is assistant curator, Contemporary Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. RONNI BAER is William and Ann Elfers Senior Curator of Paintings, Art of Europe, at […]

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KALEIDOSCOPE publishes issue 15

KALEIDOSCOPE publishes issue 15

| June 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

KALEIDOSCOPE present issue 15, Summer 2012, a special edition entirely devoted to art produced in (or related to) the African continent today. In a time when the once-dominant western model is collapsing, the impressive growth of Africa’s economies looks likely to continue and its cultural offer is growing more and more vibrant, exposing the international […]

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Sackler Gallery Publishes Expanded Version of Best-Selling Book by Milo Beach

Sackler Gallery Publishes Expanded Version of Best-Selling Book by Milo Beach

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

For centuries in the Islamic world, books have been treasured as precious objects worthy of royal admiration. This was especially true for India’s Mughal emperors, who reigned over a vast and wealthy empire that extended across most of the South Asian subcontinent. The greatest imperial patrons formed grand workshops that brought together and nurtured India’s […]

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Badlands Unlimited announce publication of HELL TREE  by Petra Cortright

Badlands Unlimited announce publication of HELL TREE by Petra Cortright

| June 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Badlands Unlimited announce the publication of HELL_TREE by Petra Cortright. HELL_TREE is the first e-book by acclaimed net artist Petra Cortright. Since 2005, Cortright has produced a unique body of work that evokes the precarious nature of life in the age of media saturation. HELL_TREE consists of a series of writings by Cortright that exists […]

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Sternberg Press announce The Transdisciplinary Studio by Alex Coles. Art Basel and London book launches

Sternberg Press announce The Transdisciplinary Studio by Alex Coles. Art Basel and London book launches

| June 10, 2012 | 0 Comments

Sternberg Press announce the first volume of Alex Coles’s exploration of expanded studio structures and contemporary praxis, The Transdisciplinary Studio. We have entered a post-post-studio age, and find ourselves with a new studio model: the transdisciplinary. Artists and designers are now defined not by their discipline but by the fluidity with which their practices move […]

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Texte zur Kunst Issue No. 86 “The Curators” Published

Texte zur Kunst Issue No. 86 “The Curators” Published

| June 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

The June issue of Texte zur Kunst is dedicated to the curator, a figure in the art field that has gained authority over the past two decades. Ever since Harald Szeemann’s trendsetting documenta 5 (1972), “the independent curator” has counted as a new preeminent player in the art world. No longer employed by a museum […]

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