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09.03.09
Modern Sculpture
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in New York PART TWO of THREE The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed ranging from established masters like Cy Twombly, showing recent
05.29.09
Modern Sculpture
Today marked the opening day for the Saatchi Gallery’s third exhibition in its gorgeous new gallery on Duke of York Square. In the autumn, the Saatchi hosted new art from China, and the spring saw an incredible genre-defying exhibition of new
09.03.09
Modern Sculpture
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in New York PART ONE of THREE The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed ranging from established masters like Cy Twombly, showing recent
05.27.09
Modern Sculpture
Last week, the Courtauld Institute of Art in London hosted a panel titled "The Function of the Studio: Four Artists in Conversation" with artists Shezad Dawood, Gautier Deblonde, Antony Gormley and Andrew Grassie. From the program for the evening, as advertised
11.20.09
Modern Sculpture
I went to see Urs Fischer's solo show Marguerite de Ponty at the New Museum yesterday, and I was appalled to see so much space devoted to such blatantly derivative work. Appropriation as a statement is one thing--I got over my
09.03.09
Modern Sculpture
Fall Preview: Don't Miss in New York PART THREE of THREE The fall exhibition season begins in earnest this week and there are a number of great shows not to be missed ranging from established masters like Cy Twombly, showing recent
02.23.10
Modern Sculpture
El Anatsui is a Ghananian artist currently living in Nigeria. Throughout his career, he has utilized found objects and transformed them into objects of great beauty; objects that reflect not only African traditions but also western contemporary influences. We had an
06.10.09
Modern Sculpture
Humans are naturally narcissistic, that is we love our own image. Just as the term hails from the Greek myth of Narcissus, who rejected the advances of a nymph, and was doomed to fall in love with his own reflection in
05.27.09
Modern Sculpture
The first animal protection groups were initially formed as a reaction to such acts of “murderous millinery.” Environmental justice campaigns were originally designed to counter the use of feathers and wildlife in hat decoration. One writer in 1875 declared that the
05.04.09
Modern Sculpture
Anne Wilson is a Chicago-based visual artist and Chair of the Department of Fiber and Materials Studies at the Art Institute of Chicago.Her practice employs a wide range of materials including human hair, thread, wire, glass and textiles to create sculptures,
05.03.09
Modern Sculpture
by Arty
Light and form are not new subjects for John McCracken. A pivotal minimalist working since the mid-sixties, the artist’s latest exhibition at David Zwirner gallery dictates why, after forty years, McCracken is still a prolific artist. The success of the