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Collage and the Landscape of Familiarity

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by John McKissick

Moon (mother), 2015 Broom snakeweed plants, twine, paint

from the bed to the mountain evokes Mira Burack’s home in the foothills of the Ortiz Mountains of New Mexico. Elaborated through photocollaged installations and collections of found objects, this landscape of familiarity includes both intimate domestic space and the natural world. Inside and outside meet in the mountainous wall mural leafed together from cutout photos of a rumpled … Continue reading »

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Sweet Time

Honey Baby, 2013
Video (still)
Edition of 10 + 4 AP
Performer: Nick Sciscione, Videographer: Kirsten Johnson, Composer: Tom Laurie, Editor: Amanda Laws
© Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio; Courtesy of the artists and Luhring Augustine, New York.
by Jacob Kiernan

Honey Baby, 2013, Video (still), Edition of 10 + 4 AP, Performer: Nick Sciscione, Videographer: Kirsten Johnson, Composer: Tom Laurie, Editor: Amanda Laws, © Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio; Courtesy of the artists and Luhring Augustine, New York.

To get to Janine Antoni and Stephen Petronio’s video installation Honey Baby, one must navigate a boneyard of twisted skeletons. On screen, a body writhes languidly in a vat … Continue reading »

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A Real Problem with Theoretical Value Judgement

David Hume, Allan Ramsay, Oil on canvas, 30.00 x 25.00 in. (76.20 x 63.50 cm), Bequeathed by Mrs Macdonald Hume to the National Gallery of Scotland and transferred
by Megan M. Garwood

Vincent van Gogh, Roadway with Underpass (Le viaduc), 1887, Oil on cardboard, mounted on panel, 12 7/8 x 16 1/8 inches (32.7 x 41 cm), Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Thannhauser Collection, Gift, Justin K. Thannhauser, 1978

Traditional branches of philosophy include metaphysics, ethics, aesthetics and logic. In academic discourses, these branches are generally treated separately. Brilliant scholars dedicate their lives to studying within these … Continue reading »

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#smartart

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by Jacob Kiernan

Hans-Christian Lotz, Die Hanfreibe der Oberen Mühle in Steinach im Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof Gutach 2014 (The Hemp Press of the Upper Mill in Steinach at the Open Air Museum Vogtsbauernhof in Gutach 2014), 2015, Aluminium, record 16 STA module, Glass, Steel, Silicone caulk, mixed media, 119 x 142 x 9 inches, Courtesy of David Lewis Gallery

What is #smartart? I ask this question with candor and without preconception. … Continue reading »

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Tracey Levett at the Australian Consulate: LUMINESSENCE illuminates the bright side of paint

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LUMINESSENCE An Exhibition of paintings at the Australian Consulate New York 150 East 42nd Street 34th Floor Inquiries to talevett@yahoo.com.au

Tracey Levett’s exhibition has been extended until the end of June. Don’t miss your chance to see Levett’s new works at the Australian Consulate’s gallery. Please contact the consulate via telephone at +1 212 351 6500 to schedule a visit.

LUMINESSENCE has Levett’s most recent painting series on view. Previously … Continue reading »

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Phenomena, Mount and Remounted

Image courtesy of Ceres Gallery.

Michelle Stone Grue-some Heads, Creatures and Shadows @ Ceres Gallery 547 West 27th Street (between 10th and 11th Avenues), Suite 201, New York, NY 10001. The exhibition is on view in Gallery I from April 24 until May 19, 2012.

Stone, Grue-some, 8 by 10 inches, acrylic and modeling paste. Image courtesy of Ceres Gallery.

In his 2003 essay “Renaissance Ideas about Self-Portrayal,” Norman E. Land noted that the Renaissance … Continue reading »

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Art Basel Miami Beach: the « miamification» of Art, written by Aïda Lorrain

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Art Basel Miami Beach : la « miamification » de l’art, “Art Basel Miami Beach: the « miamification» of Art”

Written by Aïda Lorrain

Montreal, 12/15/11

A look on Art Basel’s history of existence, along with the consequences related to the decisions that have marked the evolution of its own fate and its impact on contemporary art.

Art Basel is an international contemporary art fair, founded in 1970 by Ernst … Continue reading »

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