METROPOLIS M, No. 2, 2010 out now

Metropolis M

April 19, 2010


OUT NOW: NEW ISSUE
METROPOLIS M, No. 2, 2010

ONLINE ART MAGAZINE:
http://www.metropolism.com/english

THE REVIVAL OF THE ARTIST’S NOVEL
An increasing amount of artists expand their profession to include the writing of books. Maria Fusco, Director of Art Writing at Goldsmiths in London, puts this tendency into historical perspective. With an exclusive short story by Paul Haworth.

SCOUTING USA
Presenting four talented artists from a new American generation: Stephen G. Rhodes; Mary Reid Kelley; The Bruce High Quality Foundation; Tauba Auerbach.

AN ALARMING LACK OF COMMITMENT
The Dutch curator and critic Anna Tilroe is surprised by the shortage of real engagement in the international art world.

HOW TO LIVE IN A PAINTING?
The American artist Melissa Gordon ‘squats’ the art works of her fellow beloved artists in order to live in them happily ever after.

THE LIMA ART SCENE
‘From hi-fi, to lo-fi, maybe even trash’- An interview with Peruvian curator Jorge Villacorta, mover and shaker of the Lima art scene. Including a visual contribution by Lima born Armando Andrade Tudela and an eyewitness cityscape by Dirk Snauwaert, director of Wiels, Brussels.

GROWING UP AS AN ‘UN-COOL’ PAINTER
Spanish Pere Llobera’s subtile self-criticism.

AND FURTHER:
How free is the free Italian art press?; a conversation with Macha Roesink, director of De Paviljoens Almere, about the debate on the Dutch national identity in art; columns from New York (Tyler Coburn), Mexico City (Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy) and Amsterdam (Juha van ‘t Zelfde); reviews from Utrecht (Martha Rosler), Antwerp (Animism) and Mönchengladbach (Robert Morris).

DAILY UPDATES – ONLINE MAGAZINE: http://www.metropolism.com/english
Reports from I’m Not There. An Exhibition without Francis Alÿs in De Appel, Amsterdam; Institution as medium; Curating as institutional critique in Fridericianum, Kassel; An interview with the Turkish artist Canal Senon, and more…

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