ANNOUNCEMENTS

X-TRA

September 22, 2014
   

Fall issue of X-TRA out now

Join us at the New York Art Book Fair this weekend, September 26–28, at MoMA PS1 hosted by Printed Matter, Inc.  We'll have the new X-TRA, a limited edition Stanya Kahn tote bag, Cadavere Quotidiano, and more.... continue reading

Siglio

September 22, 2014
Cover art for <i>Not Nothing: Selected Writings by Ray Johnson, 1954–1994</i> and <i>Dorothy Iannone: You Who Read Me With Passion Now Must Forever Be My Friends</i>, both published by Siglio, 2014. Cover art for Not Nothing: Selected Writings by Ray Johnson, 1954–1994 and Dorothy Iannone: You Who Read Me With Passion Now Must Forever Be My Friends, both published by Siglio, 2014.

Ray Johnson and Dorothy Iannone events at MoMA and the NY Art Book Fair

We're excited to announce four events in NYC this week relating to two books: Siglio's recent and highly acclaimed release Not Nothing: Selected Writings by Ray Johnson, 1954–1994 and our forthcoming, much-anticipated title Dorothy Iannone: You Who Read Me With Passion Now Must Forever Be My Friends.  Both books—along with more new titles and recent Siglio favorites such as Sophie Calle's The Address Book and Karen Green's Bough... continue reading

cneai =

September 19, 2014
Christophe Lemaitre with Spassky Fischer and Florent Dubois, The Book of Go, 2014. Photo: Aurélien Mole. Christophe Lemaitre with Spassky Fischer and Florent Dubois, The Book of Go, 2014. Photo: Aurélien Mole.

Christophe Lemaitre and Festival Island #6 at cneai =

Since spring 2014 and until the end of 2015, Cneai entrusts the artist Christophe Lemaitre (born December 1981, former researcher at the Jan van Eyck Academie 2011–12) with the joint art direction of the art center, thus experimenting a new way of running the institution. Conceived as the monograph of an art institute, the project of Christophe Lemaitre develops a series of seven  chapters (both exhibitions and empirical devices for... continue reading

REVIEWS

abc art berlin contemporary
ABC, Berlin
View of abc art berlin contemporary, Berlin, 2014.

by JUDITH VRANCKEN

The 7th edition of abc art berlin contemporary, as in previous years, embodies the event of exhibition rather than the collective buying and selling of art. As the fair’s organizers have prominently emphasized, this year includes a vast program of 40 performances, lectures, readings, sound works, films, and theater productions:... continue reading

“I Like Girls”
PETER MCLEAVEY POP UP GALLERY, Wellington
(Left) Ava Seymour, Triptych Lumiere, 2010. (Right) Barbara Kruger, We Will No Longer Be Seen and Not Heard (detail), 1985.

by MEGAN DUNN

“I like Girls” is a stockroom show loosely organized around a statement that irreverently alludes to feminism, which combines Barbara Kruger’s Untitled (We Will No Longer Be Seen and Not Heard) (1985) with a range of works by New Zealand artists Ava Seymour and Yvonne Todd. At the last minute... continue reading

“The Great Acceleration: Art in the Anthropocene”
9TH TAIPEI BIENNIAL, Taipei
Surasi Kusolwong, Golden Ghost (Reality Called, So I Woke Up), 2014.

by LAURA MCLEAN-FERRIS

“The Great Acceleration: Art in the Anthropocene,” curated by Nicolas Bourriaud, casts human subjects as both increasingly ghostly, stressing limitations and finitudes, as well more aligned with the organic, strange, and sensory. In other words: both more dead and more alive. These qualities have been thrown into relief by the... continue reading

DOSSIER

Mean Girls: Keren Cytter and “Vengeance”

by MELISSA GRONLUND

“I’m so excited,” a young woman says, about an advertising meeting that would make your eyes water with boredom. “Don’t worry, that’ll pass,” her older colleague replies. It’s a flat cliché, and he delivers it with a withering smile of self-congratulation. The woman appears put down, but you get the feeling that’s... continue reading

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