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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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WALTER PFEIFFER — DRAWINGS

WALTER PFEIFFER—BILDRAUSCH, DRAWINGS 1966–2018, a new monograph devoted to the drawings of Swiss photographer Walter Pfeiffer, is out now. Image credit: Edition Patrick Frey.

DIETER RAMS

A retrospective of the work of the great mid-twentieth-century designer Dieter Rams is now on view in Philadelphia. Long revered for his furniture designs for Vitsœ and household appliances for Braun, this month Rams will receive the 2018 Collab Design Excellence Award. Rams is also the subject of a documentary by Gary Hustwit. DIETER RAMS—PRINCIPLED […]

KAHLIL JOSEPH’S FLY PAPER

Kahlil Joseph’s FLY PAPER—now on view at MOCA/PDC in West Hollywood—is a companion piece to ONE DAY AT A TIME—MANNY FARBER AND TERMITE ART downtown. ONE DAY AT A TIME—KAHLIL JOSEPH’S FLY PAPER Through February 24. MOCA Pacific Design Center, 8687 Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood. Kahlil Joseph, Fly Paper, 2017, featuring Ben Vereen. Images courtesy the artist […]

LEE CHANG-DONG’S BURNING

Lee Chang-dong was in town last month for celebratory, sold-out screenings of BURNING, his trenchant epic of dislocation and revenge—and the writer-director’s first film in eight years. Greatly expanding on his original source material—Haruki Murakami’s ambiguous short story “Barn Burning”—Lee told an enthusiastic American Cinematheque crowd that “no matter what your age, race, class, or gender, […]