Archive for May, 2014

The Exhibitionist Journal on Exhibition Making

The Exhibitionist Journal on Exhibition Making

| May 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Issue 9 introduces a new long-form section titled “Rigorous Research”; for this first installment, Italian curator and writer Germano Celant addresses the evolution of exhibition spaces in the 19th and 20th centuries, and certain seminal exhibitions that established new standards by reacting to the existing models of design and display. For “Curators’ Favorites,” Hendrik Folkerts […]

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Cabinet magazine issue 52 published

Cabinet magazine issue 52 published

| May 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Put your hands together for: – D. Graham Burnett on the complicated genealogy of confetti – Jeffrey Kastner in conversation with Nicola Humble on the festive history of cake – George Pendle on stamps issued by countries to celebrate the achievements of other countries – Christopher Turner in conversation with Ian Hodder on the Neolithic […]

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Tate Etc. issue 31

Tate Etc. issue 31

| May 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Highlights include an homage to Henri Matisse including interviews with Jacqueline Duheme and Francois Gilot as well as contemporary artists’ reflections on Matisse’s cut-outs, Jeff McMillan on British Folk Art, a look inside the studios of Piet Mondrian, Aleksandra Shatskikh on Kazimir Malevich, a studio visit with Lee Ufan, Gabriela Burkhalter on art and the […]

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frieze issue 163 published

frieze issue 163 published

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mergers & Acquisitions: Following a major retrospective at the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art in Beijing, Colin Chinnery charts the ingenious career of Xu Zhen and his cultural production organization, MadeIn Company: ‘By dissolving his artistic identity into that of a commercial company, Xu Zhen could produce anything he wanted.’ My Influences: Paloma Varga Weisz […]

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Artforum May 2014

Artforum May 2014

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

ART IN RIO: Seven distinguished critics, curators, and artists—Guilherme Wisnik, Tamar Guimarães, Sérgio B. Martins, Daniel Steegmann Mangrané, Irene V. Small, Renata Lucas, and Chris Stults—examine contemporary art and culture in Rio de Janeiro as the city witnesses a profound physical transformation and increasingly intense protests in anticipation of hosting the World Cup this summer […]

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