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VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Paris

View of Galerie Karsten Greve's stand at FIAC, Paris, 2017.
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Tom Jeffreys

The wide eyes and open mouth of a child are a reminder that, even at art fairs, there is still space for the occasional moment of wonder. The girl has good taste: she’s enthralled by Endless (2012), a sculpture by Claire Morgan at the FIAC booth of Galerie Karsten Greve.... continue reading
Cassils’s “Monumental”

RONALD FELDMAN GALLERY, New York

Cassils, PISSED, 2017.
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Wendy Vogel

The practice of Canadian-born, Los Angeles-based artist Cassils expands upon—and queers—a feminist performance-art tradition, molding their transgender masculine physique through rigorous fitness regimens and durational actions. Though in “Monumental,” Cassils’s current New York exhibition, abstraction has entered the artist’s repertoire. Cassils grapples with their political desire to represent transgender lives... continue reading
Hildegarde Duane’s “Western Woman”

KüNSTLERHAUS STUTTGART, Stuttgart

View of Hildegarde Duane's "Western Woman," Künstlerhaus Stuttgart, 2017.
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Michelle Standley

As respite from the dark clouds that have lately been gathering over women’s heads in the United States—most recently in the announcement of plans to restrict women’s protection from workplace harassment and access to birth control—perhaps a little comic relief is in order. One contender for the role of feminist... continue reading
Ruth Asawa

DAVID ZWIRNER, New York

View of Ruth Asawa, David Zwirner, New York, 2017.
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Alan Gilbert

One of the three gallery spaces at David Zwirner’s Ruth Asawa exhibition contains a display case featuring archival photographs taken by Imogen Cunningham of the artist in her studio and with her family; an earlier photo of Asawa in class with Josef Albers at Black Mountain College; a letter Asawa... continue reading
Amar Kanwar’s “Such A Morning”

MARIAN GOODMAN GALLERY, London

Amar Kanwar, Such A Morning, 2017.
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Colin Perry

Amar Kanwar’s latest video installation delves into more mystical concerns than the documentary format, for which he is known, might seem capable of containing. The eponymous single-channel video at the heart of “Such A Morning” (all works 2017) is an exquisitely installed piece of visionary slow cinema—a work whose mode... continue reading
Frieze Art Fair

FRIEZE ART FAIR, London

View of David Zwirner booth, Frieze Art Fair, London, 2017.
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Herb Shellenberger

Leave or Remain, Trump or Clinton, terror, peace, boredom, or indifference: no matter where the world is at culturally, politically, socially, or existentially, there will always be another Frieze fair in early October. If last year’s edition occurred within the shadow of a particularly pronounced period of political uncertainty, by... continue reading

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