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EDWARD ALBEE’S ART OF CORROSION

Russell Harvard (left) as Jerry and Troy Kotsur as Peter in The Wallis and Deaf West Theatre's co-production of Edward Albee's At Home at the Zoo.
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“I suddenly was able to breathe….I knew when I wrote THE ZOO STORY [in 1958] that this was invention, this was creativity. This wasn’t a ‘what if,’ taking ideas from other people.” — Edward Albee* THE ZOO STORY—a raw confrontation between two men, Jerry and Peter, in Central Park—set the theatrical world of fire at a […]

SAMUEL FULLER

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One didn’t talk to pulp-filmmaker Samuel Fuller about “narrative” and “discourse.” Fuller spun yarns—gripping, overheated tales of warfare, psychosis, and boardroom-capitalism-as-gangsterism—as the country transitioned from depressed isolation prior to WW II to predatory empire in the ’50s, ’60s, and beyond. A high-school dropout, Fuller was a teenage cub reporter for the New York Evening Graphic […]

JAMES BALDWIN

“There are too many things we do not wish to know about ourselves. People are not, for example, terribly anxious to be equal (equal, after all, to what and to whom?), but they love the idea of being superior….Furthermore, I have met only a very few people—and most of these were not American—who had any […]

BOOK : ALLAN KAPROW. POSTERS

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Allan Kaprow (1927–2006) was an American artist who is perhaps best known for his work 18 Happenings in 6 Parts that took place at the Reuben Gallery in New York in 1959. In 1958 he wrote an essay, “The Legacy of Jackson Pollock,” that became an essential text for understanding the development of his work […]

WILL BENEDICT AND HENNING BOHL AT CASTILLO CORRALES

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I BLOAT ! Book launch & works by Will Benedict and Henning Bohl Installation on view until October 31th. 80, rue Julien Lacroix 75020 Paris

BIBLIOTHEQUE D’UN AMATEUR. RICHARD PRINCE’S PUBLICATION 1981-2014

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A proposal by Christophe Daviet-Thery at Yoko Uhoda Gallery, Liège 19 September – 31 October, 2014 This proposal apprehends this aspect of Richard Prince’s work which encompasses books and the question of the collection. The display of the show is in relation to the way used by Richard Prince to present books in his own […]

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 […]