Jennifer Allen

Updates on Pinault's Punta Della Dogana and Palazzo Grassi; Details of Calle's French Pavilion in Venice; Are Forged Warhol Brillo Boxes on the Market?

June 2007

Aillagon Reveals Punta Della Dogana Details; Bellet on “Sequence 1” at Palazzo Grassi; Calle Explains Her Venice Pavilion in an Interview; Are Forged Warhol Brillo Boxes on the Market?… READ ON

NEWS

“Door Slamming Festival”

June 2007

Door slamming is the ultimate stage exit, often used by emotionally wrought female characters who’ve run out of lines and yet still have something to say, like Nora in Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. This international group show of both men … READ ON

IN PRINT Summer 2007 [TOC]

AdriÓ at Documenta?; Documenta's Magazine; Nicolai to Receive Zurich Prize; Russian Censors Stop Art; Nitsch Museum Opens; Hadid Controversy

May 2007

Will Ferran Adrià be at Documenta?; Documenta Unveils the “Life” Issue of Its Magazine; Carsten Nicolai to Receive Zurich Prize; Russian Censors Seize Paintings Bound for Dresden; Nitsch Museum Opens; Nicosia Locals Express Displeasure… READ ON

NEWS

Pipilotti Rist

May 2007

Those who enter Pipilotti Rist’s latest exhibition first encounter an uncanny image of themselves as the dark side of the cornucopia of consumerism. A projector, strategically placed on the floor by the entrance, casts every new visitor as… READ ON

PICKS

French Cultural Ministry Threatened; Bourriaud to Curate Tate Triennial; SidibÚ Honored; LÚvy Leaves Palais de Tokyo; Emigrant House Awarded Museum of the Year; the Fate of Kiefer's Provence Studio

May 2007

French Ministry of Culture to Disappear?; Bourriaud to Curate Tate Triennial; Sidibé Wins Golden Lion for Lifetime Achievement at Venice; Lévy Leaving Palais de Tokyo; Emigrant House Awarded Museum of the Year; What's to Come of Kiefer's … READ ON

NEWS

Artists Protest Aron; Abu Dhabi Developments; Demonstrators Fight for Prado Trees; Chirac's Gift Museum; Tunick in Mexico; UK Arts Council Makes Deal with F1 Team

May 2007

French Artists Call for Resignation of Maison des Artistes President; Abu Dhabi to Fund Renovations to Fontainebleu Castle; Spanish Demonstrators Protest Removal of Trees from the Paseo del Prado; French Museum to Showcase Gifts to Jacques … READ ON

NEWS

Weekend Warriors

Gallery Weekend Berlin

May 2007 BERLIN

It was a wingding of a weekend in Berlin, with collectors running around the city to endless events, openings, and parties in (at least until Saturday evening) Barcelona-like weather. Organized by a collective of twenty-nine Berlin galleries,… READ ON

DIARY

RenÚe Green

May 2007

Renée Green’s Free Agent Media (FAM)—an ongoing enterprise covering a wide range of time-based projects, from lectures to excursions—turns thirteen this year. To celebrate, Green created “United Space of Conditioned Becoming2” in… READ ON

IN PRINT May 2007 [TOC]

Kajsa Dahlberg

May 2007

Habent sua fata libelli, “Books have their fates.” As Walter Benjamin noted, this Latin saying has another meaning for book collectors: Each physical copy of a book has its own fate. For a project presented in her recent solo show, Kajsa… READ ON

IN PRINT May 2007 [TOC]

Artists for Sarkozy?; Documenta 12 Billboards; Death of Art

April 2007

Maison des Artistes Head Supports Sarkozy; Documenta 12 Hits the Streets; Christiane Jaillet's Death of Art… READ ON

NEWS