Archive for March, 2014

Sternberg Press publish The Contemporary, the Common: Art in a Globalizing World

Sternberg Press publish The Contemporary, the Common: Art in a Globalizing World

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Links between art, contemporaneity, and the common lie at the heart of Chantal Pontbriand’s writings as a critic, editor, and curator. This collection of essays written in the first decade of the twenty-first century looks at the different issues that arise when examining what binds the practice of art to issues in the contemporary world, […]

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frieze issue 162 published

frieze issue 162 published

| March 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Island Life: Dan Fox invites six artists, curators and writers to give their opinion on how identity, infrastructure and education shape art in the Caribbean today. With over 700 islands, each hosting a different range of languages, the region represents a uniquely rich and complex set of cultures and histories. ‘The idea that anything intellectual […]

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Afterall issue 35 published

Afterall issue 35 published

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Afterall presents issue 35, spring 2014, which examines art’s relationship to its economic context. Through the work of Olga Chernysheva, Teatro da Vertigem and Tony Chakar we look at art’s capacity to challenge the commodification of life under late capitalism, while accompanying essays reflect upon the conditions of circulation and appreciation of art, and its […]

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Bonniers Konsthall announces New publication: Andreas Eriksson, Roundabouts

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On the occasion of the solo exhibition Roundabouts, Bonniers Konsthall is presents the new publication Andreas Eriksson, published by Koenig Books. One persistent question that pervades Western history is the relationship between nature and culture. This recurring theme in art, philosophy and politics is addressed by each and every generation that need to consider the […]

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frieze d/e issue 13 published

frieze d/e issue 13 published

| March 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Issue 13 of frieze d/e looks to the Rhineland and Benelux region. The Institutional Network: The concentration of art institutions in the Rhineland and Benelux countries makes it unlike any other region in the world. Eight artists, critics and curators from across the area discuss its unique combination of competition and collaboration; with contributions from […]

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Artforum March 2014

Artforum March 2014

| March 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

This month in Artforum: “Event Scores”: In his final interview, multidisciplinary artist Terry Adkins, who passed away unexpectedly as our March issue went to press, talked with composer and computer-music pioneer George Lewis about performance, improvisation, history, race, and sensation: “The Mars rover is my model of what I want to make as an interactive […]

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