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EXHIBITION: SOGTFO (SCULPTURE OR GET THE FUCK OUT)

SOGTFO (Sculpture Or Get The Fuck Out) is a critical play on the misogynistic acronym TOGTFO (Tits Or Get The Fuck Out), a prompt directed at anyone claiming to be female within online boards, chats, and forums. This prompt, which bridges “accepted” adolescent immaturity and the most menacing forms of misogyny, points to the pernicious […]

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PARIS, LA blog is about the magic accidents of life. It’s about artists, writers, photographers, musicians and designers that cross our mind, and our heart for a day, a season, a life! It refers to a vital substance that nourishes, and inspires our soul day by day. A sort of vivid shadow that gives birth twice a year to a print magazine named PARIS, LA.
—Dorothée Perret

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EXHIBITION: CHARLES GAINES AT THE HAMMER

Charles Gaines: Gridwork 1974-1989, the first museum exhibition of Gaines’s early conceptual serial work, opened last weekend at the Hammer Museum. In a highly informative walkthrough, Gaines and Studio Museum Harlem curator Naima J. Keith discussed the difficulty of producing beautiful and meaningful art absent of subjective expression. The exhibited series, produced while Gaines was […]

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SCULPTURE: THE GRAVE OF PHILIPPE LE HARDI

artists: Jean de Marville, Claus Sluter and Claus de Werve, 1381-1410. 1 rue de Rameau Musée des beaux-arts de Dijon 21000 Dijon  

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WEEKLY WRAP-UP: FEB. 9-13

This week we visited the new exhibition of Martin Laborde at Corner Door; we learned more about Kenneth Anger,  we passed by the exhibition Juiceworks, we watched artist movies made by Heidi Bucher and Liz Magic Laser; and we wished you Happy Valentine’s day with the song Je t’aime…moi non plus performed by Serge Gainsbourg & Jane […]

PARIS, LA VOUS AIME

PARIS, LA VOUS AIME

Happy Valentine’s day from us to you and yours.

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EXHIBITION: LIZ MAGIC LASER AT VSF

Two new videos by Liz Magic Laser, including the witty and transfixing The Thought Leader, are on view at Various Small Fires on South Highland until February 21. From the exhibition statement: For The Thought Leader, Laser used the format of the increasingly popular TED Talk. She directed 10-year-old actor, Alex Ammerman, to deliver a […]