Jennifer Allen

Schafhausen to Curate German Pavilion; Van Abbemuseum Honored; Overview of “Dak'Art” Biennial of African Art

May 2006

Nicolaus Schafhausen to Curate the German Pavilion at the 2007 Venice Biennale; Eindhoven's Van Abbemuseum Wins Award for Cultural Diversity; and a View of “Dak'Art”—the Seventh Biennial of African Art in Dakar… READ ON

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“La Force de l'Art” Reviewed; Haus Der Kunst Sports New Logo; Art Cologne in April

May 2006

Mixed Reviews for “La Force de l'Art” in Paris' Grand Palais; Munich's Haus Der Kunst Takes on the “Allianz-Arena” Logo; and Art Cologne to Begin in April… READ ON

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Swedish Studio Program Faces Eviction; Portikus Reopens; Delay at the Orangerie

May 2006

IASPIS Faces Eviction from Royal Academy of Art; Portikus Reopens in Frankfurt to Critical Acclaim; and Public Opening of Musée de l'Orangerie Delayed… READ ON

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the 4th Berlin Biennial

May 2006

WHERE DOES THE 4th Berlin Biennial (BB4), organized with the title “Of Mice and Men” by the team of artist Maurizio Cattelan, curator Massimiliano Gioni, and writer Ali Subotnick, actually begin? The trio’s Gagosian Gallery, Berlin, … READ ON

IN PRINT May 2006 [TOC]

Fritz Balthaus

May 2006

How site-specific can you get? Fritz Balthaus tried to find out by constructing the biggest possible sculpture that could fit into the Berlinische Galerie. One might expect the result to be a massive cube with the dimensions of the municipal… READ ON

IN PRINT May 2006 [TOC]

Pinault's New Museum; The Collector's Motivations Reconsidered; Troubles at the Hamburger Bahnhof

May 2006

François Pinault Unveils “Where Are We Going?” at Venice's Palazzo Grassi; A Reconsideration of Pinault's Motivations for Abandoning Ile Seguin; and Troubles Brew at the Hamburger Bahnhof… READ ON

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Tokyo Mayor Insults Contemporary Art; Cattelan Vandal Sentenced; UN Consults Niemeyer; Bellet Reports on Art Brussels

April 2006

Mayor of Tokyo Speaks Out Against Contemporary Art at MOT; Vandal of Maurizio Cattelan Sculpture Sentenced; The United Nations Consults Oscar Niemeyer on its New York Headquarters; Harry Bellet Reports from Art Brussels… READ ON

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Martin Resigns from Museum Kunst Palast; New Memorial Marks Nazi Persecution of Gays; Ammann Writes on Blockbuster Shows and more...

April 2006

Jean-Hubert Martin Resigns from Düsseldorf's Museum Kunst Palast; Michael Elmgreen and Ingar Dragset Unveil Memorial to Nazi Persecution of Homosexuality; Jean-Christophe Ammann Criticizes “Blockbuster” exhibitions; The European Union … READ ON

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Mike Kelley at the Louvre; A New Italian History; Guernica and the Bilbao; New Confucius Institutes

April 2006

Mike Kelley Shows at the Louvre; An Unfavorable Report from the Grand Palais Exhibition “New Italy”; Guernica Being Considered for Transport to Bilbao; Four New Confucius Institutes to Open in Europe… READ ON

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Althamer's Artwork-as-Immigration-Plea; Barrada's Photographs from Transit Zone; Fromanger Withdraws from French Exhibition; Portikus' New Space

April 2006

Pawel Althamer Uses Art as Immigration Plea; A Discussion with Yto Barrada; Gérard Fromanger Withdraws from “La force de l'art”; A Brief History of Portikus' New Space… READ ON

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