ANNOUNCEMENTS

Art X Detroit

March 31, 2015
Daniel Land, Brave Red World (still), 2014. Film. Photo: Daniel Land. Daniel Land, Brave Red World (still), 2014. Film. Photo: Daniel Land.

Art X Detroit: Kresge Arts Experience

This April, Detroit will come alive as the canvas for Art X Detroit: Kresge Arts Experience (AXD), a free celebration of Detroit's thriving arts scene. In the city's remarkable collection of galleries and museums throughout Detroit's Midtown, Downtown and Eastern Market, the public is invited to experience visual art installations, dance, musical and theatrical performances, film screenings, literary readings, workshops, panels and more,... continue reading

X-TRA

March 31, 2015
On the cover: Margaret Haines, Love with Stranger X Coco, page 70 (detail), 2012.
On the cover: Margaret Haines, Love with Stranger X Coco, page 70 (detail), 2012.

The spring issue of X-TRA has arrived

In Catherine Wagley's essay, The Conversation: The Young Female Artist as Historian, she considers the phenomenon and complexities of younger women artists finding role models in older women artists, focusing on Margaret Haines's connection to Cameron and Sarah Lehrer-Graiwer's to Lee Lozano. Brica Wilcox reviews Shana Moulton's performance and installation Detached Inner Eye at the Hammer Museum. Exhibited as part of Public Fiction's... continue reading

Expo Milano

March 30, 2015
Arts & Foods. Design: Irma Boom Office. Arts & Foods. Design: Irma Boom Office.

Arts & Foods: an exhibition pavilion at Expo Milano 2015

Ever since its beginning in 1851, the Universal Exposition has paid particular attention to art. Interest in cultural, artistic and educational aspects has continued to grow over the years, and Expo Milano 2015 has decided to devote one of its pavilions to a large and important exhibition inspired by the theme of the event: "Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life." The project has become Arts & Foods. Rituals since 1851, a major exhibition curated... continue reading

REVIEWS

“Destroy, she said”
THE BOILER, New York
View of “Destroy, she said,” The Boiler, New York, 2015

by ALAN GILBERT

As capitalism solidifies into a global religion, iconoclasm—traditionally defined as the destruction of sacred artifacts—accordingly shifts its tactics, where it doesn’t become coopted. However inadvertent it may have been, the last notable iconoclastic act in Europe—“Beast Jesus,” an elderly Spanish woman’s attempt in 2012 to improve, while in fact defacing,... continue reading

Nil Yalter
MOT INTERNATIONAL, London
View of Nil Yalter, MOT INTERNATIONAL, London, 2015.

by AGNIESZKA GRATZA

The recent resurgence of interest in the pioneering work of Turkish artist Nil Yalter (b. 1938), whose career spans four decades, owes much to Cornelia Butler’s 2007 exhibition “WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution” at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles. In her retrospective of feminist art from the... continue reading

Davide Balula’s “A journey through you and the leaves”
GALERIE FRANK ELBAZ, Paris
View of Davide Balula, "A journey through you and the leaves," Galerie Frank Elbaz, Paris, 2015.

by MARA HOBERMAN

Featuring bright colors and interactive technology, Davide Balula’s current exhibition seems, at first glance, a significant departure from the artist’s earthy process-oriented oeuvre. It’s certainly in stark visual contrast to his last show with Frank Elbaz, “The Buried Works” in 2012, which turned the gallery into a vivarium with six... continue reading

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