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ANDREA FRASER AND VANESSA PLACE AT SCHINDLER HOUSE, LOS ANGELES

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Andrea Fraser, Museum Highlights: A Gallery Talk, 1989. Single-channel video (Betacam SP NTSC), color, sound. 30:00 min. (image thehammermuseum.tumblr.com) New Works by Andrea Fraser, Vanessa Place April 9 – June 1, 2014 MAK Center: Schindler House 835 N Kings Road West Hollywood, CA 90069 Andrea Fraser’s work engages the institution of art and its interface with other social fields; Vanessa Place’s work interrogates notions […]

ROOM FOR SUBLET IN PITTSBURGH INSTALLATION $500/500ft²

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This week I came across a curious Craigslist ad. Daniel Pillis has recreated his grandmother’s New Jersey home in an apartment in Pittsburgh, PA and he is currently looking for a subletter. I emailed Pillis a list of questions about the installation. His thoughtful answers are below. Please tell me a bit about yourself? Are you […]

THE DUNITES

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I was fascinated when I learned of a group of individuals inhabiting cabins and shacks in the sand dunes near Oceano, California, during the 1920s and 1930s. This small community was comprised of bohemians, hermits, runaways, mystics, writers, and artists, all of whom had intentionally dropped out of society to seek a simpler life, one […]