REVIEWS

“Heavenly Beings: Neither Human nor Animal”

MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART METELKOVA, Ljubljana

View of “Heavenly Beings: Neither Human nor Animal” at Moderna galerija, Ljubljana, 2018.
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Alenka Gregoric

“[A]re humans able to resist together with plants and animals?”(1) With this question, Zdenka Badovinac and Bojana Piškur invite viewers to consider the possibility that all living things can coexist—and co-resist. Most animals are so dependent on human actions and choices for their survival: they likely do not ponder ways... continue reading
London Roundup

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, London

View of Julia Scher, Guards, Hidden Camera, at Frieze Art Fair, London, 2018.
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Mariana Canepa Luna

Just as Frieze Art Fair opened last Wednesday, Prime Minister Theresa May gave her keynote speech—and dared to dance again—at the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham. She announced that freedom of movement would be terminated “once and for all” by limiting access to “highly skilled workers” (in short, migrants earning... continue reading
Camille Blatrix’s “Somewhere Safer”

KUNSTVEREIN BRAUNSCHWEIG, Braunschweig

Camille Blatrix, Untitled, 2018.
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Patrick J. Reed

Please consider this a compliment: Camille Blatrix’s solo exhibition at the Kunstverein Braunschweig is so spartan it teeters on the razor’s edge of not enough. Its vibe is expectant and hungry, and it leaves viewers feeling the same. The artworks, too, are cold, hard morsels. Their most prominent quality is... continue reading
Steirischer Herbst 2018

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Graz

Ekaterina Degot at the opening of Steirischer Herbst, Graz, 2018.
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Adam Kleinman

Although I forgot who was fighting, I clearly recall a statement made by former heavyweight boxing champion George Foreman while providing ringside commentary. After weathering a devastating hit, a seemingly unfazed boxer smiled back at his opponent as if to show he could take it; Foreman, on the other hand,... continue reading
Chicago Roundup

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Chicago

AFRICOBRA Profile booth presented by Kavi Gupta at Expo Chicago, Chicago, 2018.
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Orit Gat

The Tribune Tower in Chicago’s Downtown, home to the Chicago Tribune until a few months ago—it is being converted to luxury apartments—includes a collection of stones from famous buildings around the world embedded into its exterior. The newspaper’s journalists on assignment brought these stones back from Notre Dame and the... continue reading
Gallery Weekend CDMX 2018

VARIOUS LOCATIONS, Mexico City

View of Pádraig Timoney at Lulu, Mexico City, 2018.
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Kim Cordova

On the eve of Gallery Weekend 2017, at 11 a.m., sirens blared and a city of 22 million dutifully marched outside, allowing emergency team leaders to check and count them. Mexico holds an earthquake drill yearly on September 19, both a preparedness measure and a memorial to the 1985 earthquake... continue reading

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