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MELANIE MATRANGA: FRIEZE ARTIST AWARD 2014

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The Frieze Artist Award is a major new initiative, inviting an emerging artist to realise a new site-specific work at Frieze London as part of the critically acclaimed Frieze Projects programme. The winner of the inaugural Frieze Artist Award is Mélanie Matranga. Matranga has created a series of online videos called ‘From A to B […]

LEE UFAN IN VERSAILLES

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Last saturday felt like summer, I decided to spend the day out of Paris. Versailles seemed perfect for that. From 17 June to 2 November 2014, the Korean artist Lee Ufan exhibits new works in the gardens.  

WEEKLY WRAP UP | OCT. 13-17, 2014

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This week on the blog we listened Blue Monday by New Order; we visited Frances Stark At Galerie Buchholz in Köln; we discovered the blog I am a washing machine blog of the young photographer Ioana Hercberg; we passed by London to see Kai Althoff‘s show at Michael Werner Gallery; we suggested to assist to […]

GERRY BIBBY-IDENTITY CRISIS: OUT OF OFFICE AT CASTILLO CORRALES

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TODAY AT 7PM 80 rue Julien Lacroix – 75020 Paris A presentation & reading by Gerry Bibby Berlin-based artist Gerry Bibby has commissioned himself to conceive a sign design for castillo/corrales, Section 7 Books and Paraguay Press, an umbrella under which the building on 80, rue Julien Lacroix (including its guest room & office upstairs) […]

KAI ALTHOFF AT MICHAEL WERNER GALLERY, LONDON

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Having turned into a heavily opinionated and high-strung personality, which seems to brood with anger that unloads fast, Kai Althoff wishes to create an antidote to this state of mind, by work that aesthetically calms the soul and seeks to feed a notion of shelter in an elegance reflecting the utilization of art in the […]

I AM A WASHING MACHINE – BY IOANA HERCBERG

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Ioana Hercberg, a young Frenchwoman, left Paris for New York City a few years ago. Ever since I’ve known her, she has held a camera, photographing friends, trips and places. So many pictures, and that’s how her blog “I am a washing machine” started. I really enjoy her universe, how it is full of colour, […]

FRANCES STARK AT GALERIE BUCHHOLZ

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“Clever/Stupid” An ambigram is a word or image whose meaning is changed when viewed or interpreted from a different direction, perspective, or orientation.  I first incorporated this Clever/Stupid ambigram as a digital prop in my performance called “I’ve Had It! And I’ve Also Had It!”. It was a monologue (delivered in a rotary telephone costume I designed) exploring a symmetrical rift […]