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20140303235233-mj_1 A Million Little Pieces  
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Meredith James at Jack Hanley Gallery- New York March 15th - April 13th
Posted 4/4/14

The red-and-white checked, anamorphic floor of Meredith James’s video installation Delmar, showing through April 13th at the Jack Hanley Gallery, primes viewers to expect a puzzle. The video triptych behind the green velvet curtains at the far end of the gallery doesn’t disappoint. As a form, the triptych can be traced from the painted altarpieces of the early Renaissance to modern films. Before the now standard use of widescreen in film, Abel Gance made use of a triptych format to... [more]

The Con Artist: Pussy Riot's Riot, Ai-Caramba!, and Wasss?!  
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2/21/14 Posted 2/21/14

Pussy Riot's Riot Following a tumultuous week of performances protesting the Olympics in Sochi, Russian punk band Pussy Riot released a music video criticizing Vladimir Putin and the Sochi Winter Games. Titled “Putin will teach you how to love the motherland” (above), the video includes footage of the band being beaten with horsewhips while trying to stage a performance in front of an Olympic sign. In their lyrics, the female activist group criticizes Putin for using the Olympics... [more]

20140216020210-no-fly-zone-postcard-e1390583248514 The New York Times "A Kinship With Westbeth"  
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Christopher Morris, Richard Mosse, Martha Rosler, Nichole Sobecki, Claudia Vargas, Lawrence Weiner at Westbeth Gallery March 1st - March 16th
Posted 1/18/14

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/19/realestate/a-kinship-with-westbeth.html?smid=fb-share A Kinship With Westbeth JAN. 17, 2014 Gwynne Duncan with her husband, Alec Stephen, and their seven-year-old daughter, Mimi, in the living room that doubles as Ms. Duncan’s painting studio. Sasha Maslov for The New York Times What I Love By DAN SHAW Decades before the elevated train tracks on the Lower West Side of Manhattan were transformed into a global tourist attraction called the High Line,... [more]

20140216020210-no-fly-zone-postcard-e1390583248514 The New York Times "A Kinship With Westbeth"  
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Christopher Morris, Richard Mosse, Martha Rosler, Nichole Sobecki, Claudia Vargas, Lawrence Weiner at Westbeth Gallery March 1st - March 16th
Posted 1/18/14

http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/19/realestate/a-kinship-with-westbeth.html?smid=fb-share A Kinship With Westbeth JAN. 17, 2014 Gwynne Duncan with her husband, Alec Stephen, and their seven-year-old daughter, Mimi, in the living room that doubles as Ms. Duncan’s painting studio. Sasha Maslov for The New York Times What I Love By DAN SHAW Decades before the elevated train tracks on the Lower West Side of Manhattan were transformed into a global tourist attraction called the High Line, they were Gwynne Duncan’s playground. As children growing up in the 1970s in Westbet... [more]

20131115094759-forside_invitasjon_ny Recent Research of Norway's Sculpture, Photography, Video and Site specific Installation  
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Paul Brandt, Barbara Czapran, Helen Eriksen, Group Exhibit, Håkon Anton Fagerås, Sverre Hoel, Anlaug Jakobsen, Janne Kruse, Istvan Listez, Pierre Lionel Matte, TONJE RAMSTAD, Mari Røysamb, Vigdis Storsveen, Ståle Sørensen, Lucie Noël Thune at NOoSPHERE November 29th, 2013 - December 29th, 2013
Posted 12/18/13

February 29th was the opening night for the show A COOL WIND BLOWS at NOoSPHERE Arts. Another time this nonprofit art space is an important place where put on show and create connection between the american and the norwegian art scene. A COOL WIND BLOWS was born from the collaboration between the National Association of Norwegian Sculptures (NBF) and the art space. 14 norwegian artists are showing their works creating literally a cool wind blowing through the gallery’s spaces flooding in a wi... [more]

Public Art Project MARK-IT to Launch at New Museum's IDEAS CITY (4 May 2013)  
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5/3/13 Posted 5/3/13

(Source: Email)   New-York based artist, Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos' work is driven by her desire to locate herself and trace the boundaries of her persona - physical or virtual. Multi-disciplinary artist Esmeralda Kosmatopoulos announces the launch of her latest participatory art project, MARK-IT, and the premiere of a related dance performance work connected to MARK-IT, choreographed by artist Gabrielle O. Mertz at the New Museum’s IDEAS CITY Festival on May 4th. MARK-IT is an app-based colle... [more]

Nick Cave: HEARD•NY @Grand Central Terminal in NYC (Mar. 25–31, 2013)  
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3/22/13 Posted 3/22/13

(Excerpt from 'Nick Cave HEARD•NY' posted on e-flux. Found here http://www.e-flux.com/announcements/artist-nick-cave%E2%80%99s-heard%E2%80%A2ny-at-grand-central-terminal-in-nyc/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+efluxshows+%28e-flux+shows+%3A%3A+rss%29)   Creative Time commissions, produces, and presents art that engages history, breaks new ground, challenges the status quo, and infiltrates the public realm while engaging millions of people in New York City and across the globe. From March 25 to 31, a major project by Chicago-based artist Nick Cave will transform New York City’s Gran... [more]

20130529235857-photo_2_ Charles Bernstein  
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at Kunsthalle Galapagos January 26th, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Posted 5/30/13

Elena Berriolo: Transcription of Piero Manzoni's Infinite Line with Sewing Machine Charles Bernstein Nothing could be more purely poetic than the line, so it is perhaps less a metaphor than usual to think of Elena Berriolo's performance as a reflection on the verse line. Charles Olson was once asked, how long is a line? He put his chalk to the board and ran a line to the end and continues, chalk in hand, to walk out of the room. Berriolo's work had something of that quality, tho... [more]

20130529235715-infinite_line_per_13 Charles Bernsteim  
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Elena Berriolo at Kunsthalle Galapagos January 26th, 2013 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Posted 5/30/13

Elena Berriolo: Transcription of Piero Manzoni's Infinite Line with Sewing Machine Charles Bernstein Nothing could be more purely poetic than the line, so it is perhaps less a metaphor than usual to think of Elena Berriolo's performance as a reflection on the verse line. Charles Olson was once asked, how long is a line? He put his chalk to the board and ran a line to the end and continues, chalk in hand, to walk out of the room. Berriolo's work had something of that quality, tho... [more]

EMERGENCY CHEESECAKE: An evening of performance @The Whitney (30 Nov. 2012)  
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11/25/12 Posted 11/25/12

(Excerpt from 'EMERGENCY CHEESECAKE' posted on The Whitney Museum of American Art. Found on http://whitney.org/Events/EmergencyCheesecake) The Whitney Museum of American Art is the world’s leading museum of twentieth-century and contemporary art, focusing particularly on works by living artists. Curated by Wade Guyton and Jay Sanders, EMERGENCY CHEESECAKE will be an evening of performance featuring young, New York City–based artists. In their individual practices, these artists explore a vast spectrum of media and form, bringing vario... [more]

Rockaways Fundraiser @ Queens Museum (18 Nov. 2012)  
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11/17/12 Posted 11/17/12

(Excerpt from 'QMA ROCKAWAY FUNDRAISER' posted on Queens Museum of Art. Found on http://www.queensmuseum.org/10668/qma-rockaway-fundraiser) QMA benefit on behalf of the Rockaway Waterfront Alliance : Sunday, November 18, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm, 2012 The storm hit us all pretty hard. In Queens, Rockaway was blasted by wind and flooded ocean-to-bay. You really have to go there to understand the extent of the damage. At the Queens Museum, we feel compelled to act. Over the last couple of years, we have gotten t... [more]

20120912165135-weegee Rick Prol "Wee Gee" Theartblog.com Review by Matthew Rose  
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Rick Prol at Metropolis Collective October 5th, 2012 - December 1st, 2012
Posted 9/12/12

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20120912165135-weegee Rick Prol Review... Artslant.com by D. Dominick Lombardi  
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Rick Prol at Metropolis Collective October 5th, 2012 - December 1st, 2012
Posted 9/12/12

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20120426152654-two-sided-concerto-web Reverse sheet music.  
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Elena Berriolo, Edith Hirshtal at BravinLee Programs May 5th, 2012 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Posted 4/12/13

http://www.artinamericamagazine.com/news-opinion/the-scene/2012-05-16/elena-berriolo/ Reverse Sheet Music by erika knerr 05/16/12 The performance work of Elena Berriolo, the Italian-born New York-based artist known for her unique hand-sewn books, involves investigating the books' constructions. Since 2009, she has focused on artist books and small editions. In a book a page is one side of a two-sided sheet of paper is part of a recent series of books inspired by music that was on display at... [more]

20120419143308-solomon_r_guggenheim_museum-02-600x450 Tom Estes at the Guggenheim in New York  
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Tom Estes at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum April 1st, 2012 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Posted 4/19/12

Artist Tom Estes, enters the realm of Loonytune physics to create a successful science and pop-media crossover, making a ‘Portable Black Hole’ from the darkest material ever made. The carpet of carbon nano- tubes reflects 0.045 percent light, making it 100 times darker than a black-painted Corvette according to researchers from  Rice University, The Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and NASA. Remember the Road Runner Show? Simple in its premise, the Road Runner, a flightless cartoon bird (loosely based on a real bird, the Greater Roadrunner), is chased down the highways of the Southwester... [more]

GOLDEN HOUR : Hannah Daly and Thurmon Green Perform (Apr. 6, 2012)  
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4/4/12 Posted 4/4/12

(Source: Email) The Gallatin Arts Festival is a week-long festival celebrating the unique artistry and interdisciplinary scholarship of students at NYU’s Gallatin School. “By its nature, the metropolis provides what otherwise could be given only by traveling; namely, the strange.” Jane Jacobs, The Death and Life of Great American Cities GOLDEN HOUR is a collaborative performance developed by artist and curator Hannah Daly and filmmaker and musician Thurmon Green. Drawing from the language and... [more]


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