Archive for October, 2012

Issue 16 of PALAIS published

Issue 16 of PALAIS published

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following the development of an artist’s thought, witnessing the circumstances of his/her creativity, discerning the interval separating an idea from its execution… Closely following the creative process, issue 16 of PALAIS is given over to the artists’ own words, presented in a variety of formats, echoing the exhibition program of the Palais de Tokyo. Highlights […]

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Buller’s Birds Brought Back to Life in new book

Buller’s Birds Brought Back to Life in new book

| October 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

A complete, all-new edition of the classic 19th century ornithological paintings of John Gerrard Keulemans launches at Te Papa this month. Hand-coloured prints by Keulemans were first published in 1873 in the first edition of Walter Buller’s iconic book, known colloquially as ‘Buller’s Birds’. Aside from a limited edition released in 1986, this new book […]

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Afterall issue 31 Published

Afterall issue 31 Published

| October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Afterall presents issue 31, Autumn/Winter 2012, which looks at forms of migration: from the political agency of migrating subjects to queer assaults on static definitions of identity. Focusing in particular on the shifting political geography of former Eastern Europe and Central Asia, we also look at how constructs such as East and West have been […]

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Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches MetPublications

Metropolitan Museum of Art Launches MetPublications

| October 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Metropolitan Museum of Art today launched MetPublications, a major online resource that offers unparalleled in-depth access to the Museum’s renowned print and online publications, covering art, art history, archaeology, conservation, and collecting. Beginning with nearly 650 titles published from 1964 to the present, this new addition to the Met’s website, www.metmuseum.org/metpublications, will continue to […]

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New book from Te Papa takes readers further behind the scenes at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

New book from Te Papa takes readers further behind the scenes at the Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa

| October 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

‘100 Amazing Tales from Aotearoa’ is a new book being launched this month by New Zealand’s unique museum publisher, Te Papa Press. It showcases 100 treasured items from the Museum’s collection and comes with two DVDs of the popular TV series that the book is based on. Like the TV series, ‘Tales from Te Papa’, […]

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Artforum October 2012 Edition Published

Artforum October 2012 Edition Published

| October 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Artforum October 2012 Edition has been published. From the screen to the wall, from the temporary pavilion to the art-fair tent, the interface between ART AND ARCHITECTURE is more highly charged than ever. Where exactly does the relationship between these two disciplines stand today? Artforum invited eight contributors on the front lines of this exchange—cover […]

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