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Documenta 14

NATURKUNDEMUSEUM IM OTTONEUM / GLORIA-KINO / NEUE GALERIE / NEUE NEUE GALERIE / NORDSTADTPARK, Kassel

Marta Minujín, The Parthenon of Books, 2017.
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Anders Kreuger

“We all act as if we have no choice but to consume more and more” This quote, from Mongolian artist Ariuntugs Tserenpil, serves as the first of three titles for these reflections on Documenta 14 in Kassel.(1) Its label of “the world’s most important exhibition” must still carry some weight. Otherwise,... continue reading
“Images”

FRIDERICIANUM, Kassel

Pierre Huyghe, I Do Not Own Snow White, 2005.
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Antje Stahl

Annlee quietly welcomes you to the Fridericianum’s ticket counter. Though she is still invisible, her voice embraces those standing in the great entrance hall of the museum. “Can you imagine me?” she asks melancholically, “I can imagine you… It’s easy. I can see you. And I can see her.” Her... continue reading
Documenta 13

BROTHERS GRIMM MUSEUM / DOCUMENTA-HALLE / FRIDERICIANUM / GLORIA CINEMA / HAUPTBAHNHOF / KARLSAUE PARK / NEUE GALERIE / ORANGERIE / OTTONEUM / STäNDEHAUS / UNTERE KARLSSTR. 14 AND OTHERS, Kassel

Kristina Buch, The Lover, 2012.
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Ana Teixeira Pinto

Remains, residues, remnants, repairs, relics. The 13th edition of Documenta, curated by Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, inhabits a strange temporality. The exhibition includes little limestone figurines, the “Bactrian princesses,” the remnants of a civilization long gone (Central Asia, ca. 2000 B.C.); deformed artifacts from the Beirut National Museum, damaged during the Lebanese... continue reading
Documenta 13

BROTHERS GRIMM MUSEUM / DOCUMENTA-HALLE / FRIDERICIANUM / GLORIA CINEMA / HAUPTBAHNHOF / KARLSAUE PARK / NEUE GALERIE / ORANGERIE / OTTONEUM / STäNDEHAUS / UNTERE KARLSSTR. 14 AND OTHERS, Kassel

Kunsthalle Fridericianum Rotunda, Kassel.
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Quinn Latimer

“When we read, there is a voice inside our minds that narrates aloud, but silently, in what has been termed ‘subvocalization.’ Our accelerated way of life—the dissemination of speed-reading techniques, for example—dissolves that voice. In response, the Writers Residency seeks moments of ‘chorality’: instances of mutual commitment, whether loud or... continue reading
Documenta 13

BROTHERS GRIMM MUSEUM / DOCUMENTA-HALLE / FRIDERICIANUM / GLORIA CINEMA / HAUPTBAHNHOF / KARLSAUE PARK / NEUE GALERIE / ORANGERIE / OTTONEUM / STäNDEHAUS / UNTERE KARLSSTR. 14 AND OTHERS, Kassel

Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel.
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Filipa Ramos

Postcards from Kassel Postcard 1: The Format Dear reader, I hope these lines find you well, wherever you are right now. I have decided to address you through postcards, as to remain on Documenta 13’s wavelength. In fact, those who have followed the development of this Documenta may have noticed that the... continue reading

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