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WEEKLY WRAP UP | AUGUST 11-15, 2014

'Seafood,' collage on paper, © Sammy Slabbinck 2013

This week on the blog we discovered, the wonderful public library collection at the Brand Library & Art Center in Glendale, CA, and the lotus bed in Echo Park Lake. We shared photos of Oscar Tuazon’s Live Steam Shift Whistle on The Downs, Bristol, UK, Joe Bradley’s exhibition at Le Consortium, art group Gelitin’s cave art in Costa Rica, and […]

SCHIZO-CULTURE AT CASTILLO CORRALES

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If you missed the chance to be at the event at Ooga Booga in Los Angeles on April 26th, like me, then you can go to Castillo Corrales on Saturday 27 July. Sylvère Lotringer will be there to talk about the new publication Schizo-Culture. castillo/corrales 80 rue Julien Lacroix 75011 Paris      

QUEER ZINES BOOK LAUNCH AT PRO QM

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Queer Zines 2 and the Queer Zines boxed set was released on the occasion of AA Bronson’s exhibition at Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art in Rotterdam last September. In February, at the LA Art Book Fair, the books were released in the U.S. along with an exhibition of some of the zines featured […]

LAUNCH OF THE MAGAZINE OCTOPUSNOTES 3 AT CENTRE POMPIDOU

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octopusnotes is a magazine that promotes Contemporary Art and Art History research. Each publication is composed of three collections. The first collection is a “thesis,” recently defended, focusing on Contemporary Art History. The second collection, entitled “comments,” is dedicated to artists’ interviews or talks. For the third collection, “notes,” octopusnotes invites an artist to conceive […]

DoPe PRESS AT “I NEVER READ” ART BOOK FAIR BASEL

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Our very own DoPe Press will be at I NEVER READ, ART BOOK FAIR BASEL, this week! DoPe Press will be presenting LIVE, a new book by American artist Oscar Tuazon, and MAGAZINE, a new edition by Swiss, Paris-based jewelry maker Ligia Dias. On Thursday, June 19th at 5pm, Oscar Tuazon and Ligia Dias will both […]

ANNA ODESSA LINZER’S NEW BOOK: HOME WATERS

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Anna Odessa Linzer has just published a beautiful new book Home Waters with Paper Hammer in Seattle, Washington. The website describes her new book as such: Anna Odessa Linzer’s home waters are the Salish Sea. Her childhood summers were spent along the beaches, and her life since has been lived along this same water. She has […]

ROBIN CAMERON AT ROOM EAST, NYC

Robin Cameron, Everyone is Everyone (detail), 2014; letterpress, silkscreen, and chine colle on paper; 17 parts; each 16 x 13.25" (image courtesy ROOM EAST)

I met Robin Cameron many years ago when she was very involved in making artists’ books. Her artists’ books are sold at Printed Matter and are in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art Library. It is lovely to see how her work has grown and matured. The exhibition “Who You,” features Cameron’s sculptures, […]