tagged: Armory Arts Week 2015

No Need to Be Anxious, Neil Patrick Harris—the Paintings Are All Right

by Joel Kuennen
As I was walking around the Armory Show preview on a slushy Wednesday afternoon, I overheard Neil Patrick Harris say, like a self-assuring mantra, “This is not going to make me anxious” as he walked into the fair. I empathized, ridden already with the anxiety of two hours' worth of art-gazing and glad-handing behind me. Fairs are bound in anxiety for a lot of reasons. They are sheer feats of organization, for one, but it’s the clash of cash and creation that makes them uneasy territory for... [more]
Posted by Joel Kuennen on 3/5/15

Armory Arts Week: Your Guide to the Fairs

by The Artslant Team
With the Armory Show each March comes the orbit of satellite fairs, each with their own set of opening parties, special projects, lecture series, performances, and "happenings." To help make sense of it all, we present The Guide—your one-stop doc for a week's worth of logistics, highlights, and unmissable Armory Week events.   Click on the fair icons for additional information about location, dates, admission fees, etc.  Culturunners photomontage by Azra Aksamija, ©Art Jameel and Edge of... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 3/2/15

Exclusive Video Interviews from GalleryLOG with VOLTA Featured Artists

by The Artslant Team
VOLTA is Armory Week's invitational contemporary art fair uniquely dedicated to solo projects. In association with GalleryLOG and VOLTA NY, ArtSlant presents exclusive video interviews with six featured artists from VOLTA NY. Click on the link to watch the interview or find more information about each artist.   Ida Kvetny Galleri Christoffer Egelund (Copenhagen, booth C4) VOLTA NY 2015   Dustin Yellin Richard Heller Gallery (Los Angeles, booth B1) VOLTA NY... [more]
Posted by The Artslant Team on 3/1/15