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NOAH PURIFOY, OUTDOOR DESERT ART MUSEUM OF ASSEMBLAGE SCULPTURE

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Artist Noah Purifoy (1917 – 2004) created his Outdoor Desert Art Museum of Assemblage Sculpture over 15 years in Joshua Tree. The non-profit, all-volunteer Noah Purifoy Foundation (NPF) established in 1998 preserves and maintains the site for public participation. Born in Snow Hill, Alabama in 1917, Noah Purifoy lived and worked most of his life in Los Angeles and Joshua […]

WEEKLY WRAP UP | OCT. 3-10, 2014

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This week on the blog we discovered the designers Antoine Philippon and Jacqueline Lecoq; saw the first exhibition at Del Vaz Projects; listened Dayvan Cowboy from Boards of Canada; visited the new show of Mark Leckey at Wiels: Lending Enchantment to Vulgar Materials and the show of Jonathan Binet and Martin Laborde at Gaudel de Stampa: Yellow […]

BATHYMETRY AT DEL VAZ PROJECTS

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Del Vaz Projects is a new artists space located in Los Angeles and run by the curator Jay Ezra Nayssan. It opened last September with a group show titled BATHYMETRY and designed by Pedro Câmara (MSAAD, Columbia University). BATHYMETRY September 5th to November 22nd LIZ CRAFT CARSON FISK-VITTORI NATALIE JONES DANIEL KELLER SPENCER LONGO BENJAMIN […]

ANTOINE PHILIPPON / JACQUELINE LECOQ

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Last week I passed by Jousse entreprise gallery rue de Seine, and I discovered these two designers. I was really impressed. Furnitures are functional, convenient and elegant in a minimal style. Antoine Philippon began as a student of the Ecole Boulle and Jacqueline Lecoq attended L’Ecole nationale superieure des arts decoratifs. While they first met […]

I NEVER READ AT TOKYO ART BOOK FAIR

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I Never Read, Art Book Fair Basel is participating in this years’ Tokyo Art Book Fair. At their booth you will find new editions by invited artists: AA Bronson, Alexander Bühler, Alessia Conidi, Daniel Göttin, SeilerSommer, Thomas Moor, Valentina Stieger, Max Leiss, Magdalena Baranya, Jan Steinbach, Jan Kiefer, Johannes Willi, Conny Habegger, Matthias Krattenmacher, Daniela […]

SOPHIE TAEUBER-ARP / TODAY IS TOMORROW

Aubette 200 (Gedrehte Deckenzeichnung für die Aubette-Bar), circa 1927. Watercolor and pencil on paper, 24.4 x 31.8 cm
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The Aargauer Kunsthaus, in Switzerland shows a retrospective of Sophie Taeuber-Arp through a large number of works in various media ranging from paper works, oil paintings and sculptures, to textile and costume designs, woven objects and jewellery, puppets, lamps and furniture. The variety of formats comprehensively show the interrelationships between the works and the different […]

MACHINE PROJECT AT GAMBLE HOUSE

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MACHINE PROJECT FIELD GUIDE TO THE GAMBLE HOUSE Presented by The Pasadena Arts Council’s AxS Festival Friday, September 19th – Sunday, October 5th As part of this year’s Art and Science (AxS) Festival in Pasadena, whose theme is “Curiosity,” the Gamble House has collaborated with the Pasadena Arts Council and Machine Project of Los Angeles […]