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Comedian Molly Shannon and Author Sean Wilsey

FAMILY BOOKS REOPENS

Last night Family reopened their bookshop for the launch of Sean Wilsey’s new book ‘More Curious,’ published by McSweeney’s. Family was closed over the summer and during that time did a bit of renovating. Family co-owner David Jacob Kramer introduced author Sean Wilsey, who read from his new book of essays. Wilsey is an engaged reader who […]

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PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that gives birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

Matias Faldbakken, Four Flat Boxes, 2014
(courtesy of the artist and STANDARD (OSLO), Oslo, Photographer: Vegard Kleven; www.standardoslo.no)

MATIAS FALDBAKKEN AT STANDARD (OSLO)

Tonight! MATIAS FALDBAKKEN  STANDARD (OSLO) August 28 – September 27  Opening August 28th 7 – 9pm STANDARD (OSLO) is proud to announce its forthcoming exhibition of new works by Matias Faldbakken. Avoiding the angle offered by a title but recognizably adding to his analysis of half-heartedness as a work method, Faldbakken’s exhibition presents eight new […]

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JANA EULER AT KUNSTHALLE ZURICH OPENING AUGUST 29, 6-9

JANA EULER «Where the energy comes from» (30.08. – 09.11.14) Kunsthalle Zürich presents the first comprehensive institutional solo show by Jana Euler (born in Friedberg, Germany in 1982, lives and works in Brussels). The exhibition is entitled «Where the energy comes from» and comprises all new works created for this show. The exhibition and the […]

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MICHAELA EICHWALD AT PALAIS DE TOKYO

Michaela Eichwald, Der Aron Schreckmuster-Preis http://www.uhutrust.com/    

LOS ANGELES PLAYS ITSELF

‘Los Angeles Plays Itself’ is Thom Anderson’s epic 2003 documentary about the depiction of the city of Los Angeles in film. The entire film is a collage of found footage from films set in L.A. accompanied by Anderson’s narration. The three hour film has had a strong underground following, but because it would have cost Anderson […]

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THE CHURCH OF NOTRE-DAME DU RAINCY

The Church of Notre-Dame du Raincy is a modern church built between 1922-23 by the French architects Auguste and Gustave Perret. It is sometimes called the “Holy Chapel of Reinforced Concrete,” and it has the peculiar particularity of being the first place of worship built in France using grey cement. Le Corbusier was Auguste Perret’s assistant, who […]