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ROSELEE GOLDBERG — PERFORMANCE NOW

RoseLee Goldberg’s new large-format book on performance art—PERFORMANCE NOW—focuses on works made since 1999, when the art form made its move into museums, biennials, and art fairs. The volume includes six texts—”Performance as Visual Art,” “World Citizenship: Performance as Global Language,” “Radical Action: On Performance and Politics,” “Dance After Choreography, Off Stage: New Theatre,” and […]

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"PARIS LA is born of shared perspectives. It’s a project, like a love story, that comes from the feeling of being in one place, thinking about another. A place between two cities, between scenes, between people, that exists only in the space of our imagination. In Paris, dreaming of the Pacific. Speaking French in LA. And it’s as true as a clear blue sky above us."—Dorothée Perret, Founder Editor (Paris, November 9, 2008)

KARA WALKER IN CONVERSATION

Join Kara Walker and Whitney director Adam D. Weinberg for a discussion of how art can address the ongoing legacy of slavery in contemporary American life.   KARA WALKER Thursday, November 1, at 7 pm. Hess Theater, Whitney Museum of American Art 99 Gansevoort Street, New York City. Above: Kara Walker, My Complement, My Enemy, My […]

TOD LIPPY — ESOPUS DRAWINGS

Esopus is over, for now at least. The annual arts journal that counted Claire Denis, Jenny Holzer, Kerry James Marshall, Anish Kapoor, Karl Ove Knausgaard, Francine Prose, and Tsai Ming-Liang among its contributors has suspended publication. Join founding editor Tod Lippy for the launch of his new publication TOD LIPPY—ESOPUS DRAWINGS. TOD LIPPY—ESOPUS DRAWINGS book launch […]

ORSON WELLES — THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WIND

Part Barefoot Contessa, part Nashville, part psychedelic head trip—a sixties hangover shot in the seventies, abandoned in the eighties, and finally edited down from over 100 hours of footage to a two-hour cut—Orson Welles’ final film, THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WIND, is a fascinatingly crass long day’s journey into night: the last fevered hours of […]

CELESTE DUPUY-SPENCER AT NINO MIER

The Chiefest of Ten Thousand—the new show of paintings by Celeste Dupuy-Spencer exposing “dark palimpsests of our culture as well as warmth, pleasure, and humor”—is on view at Nino Mier for one more week.* CELESTE DUPUY-SPENCER THE CHIEFEST OF TEN THOUSAND Through November 3. Nino Mier, 7277 Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles. Top: Celeste Dupuy-Spencer, Through the Laying […]