Jennifer Allen

Critics Weigh in on Moscow; Sotheby's France President Predicts Future; Good News for Estonia's KUMU; Support for “Presumed Innocent”; News in Brief

March 2007

Critics Give Poor Marks to the Second Moscow Biennale; An Interview with the President of Sotheby's France; Estonia's KUMU Museum Reports High Attendance; Académie des Beaux-Arts Gives Support to Organizers of “Presumed Innocent”; Taryn Simon… READ ON

NEWS

Gehry's Fondation Louis-Vuitton Design Process Unveiled; Christie's Presence at Maastricht; Schindhelm to Dubai?; Documenta 12 and Venice Updates; Pakesch Under Fire in Graz; Setback for New Warsaw Museum

March 2007

Models for Gehry's Fondation Louis-Vuitton Design on Display in Paris; Christie's Brings Contemporary Artworks to Maastricht; Schindhelm to Helm Abu Dubai Culture Complex?; Documenta 12 and Venice Updates; Pakesch Under Fire for Cerith Wyn … READ ON

NEWS

Interview with Storr on Venice; Six New Artists for D12; France To Sign Agreement with Abu Dhabi; New Design for Kunsthalle Berlin

March 2007

Die Süddeutsche Zeitung's Jörg Häntzschel Interviews Robert Storr about Plans for the 2007 Venice Biennale; Six More Artists Added to Documenta 12; France's Minister of Culture to Sign Agreement in Abu Dhabi; “White Cube Berlin” Organizers … READ ON

NEWS

Theme Party

Documenta 12's magazine launch party

March 2007 VIENNA

“So where is it?” whispered Frieze’s Dominic Eichler, slipping into one of the chairs set up in the main exhibition hall of Vienna’s Secession. Like me and numerous other critics and journalists, Eichler had come to attend the Monday-afternoon… READ ON

DIARY

Tal Sterngast

March 2007

Earlier generations of women, especially feminists, often linked their tribulations to childbearing and rearing; today, low birthrates throughout Western Europe have put children back on the political agenda in a different light. Yet despite… READ ON

IN PRINT March 2007 [TOC]

Heinz Berggruen (1914–2007); Carl-Henning Pedersen (1913–2007); Barbican Bars Minors; New Barbican Director; Works Pulled from German Exhibition; Another Oslo Art Theft; Homages to Warhol

February 2007

Collector Heinz Berggruen Dies at Ninety-Three; Artist Carl-Henning Pedersen Dies at Ninety-Three; Barbican Show on Sex for Adults Only; Barbican Appoints Nicholas Kenyon Managing Director; Collector Pulls Works from “Faster! Bigger! Better!”;… READ ON

NEWS

Venice Announces Theme; Aillagon Reacts to Guggenheim in Venice; Kunsthalle in Berlin?; Zurich Censors Pasolini; Kerez to Design Warsaw Museum; EU Funds Anti-Semitic Book; New Records at ARCO

February 2007

Theme Announced for the 2007 Venice Biennale; Jean-Jacques Aillagon Criticizes Guggenheim's Latest Proposal for Venice; Kunsthalle in Berlin Becoming a Possibility; Zurich Police Prohibit a Screening of Pasolini's Salò; Swiss Architect … READ ON

NEWS

Monica Bonvicini

February 2007

For her first solo show in Stockholm, Monica Bonvincini has added a distinctly international touch by expanding her ongoing series “What Does Your Wife/Girlfriend Think of Your Raw and Dry Hands?” The questionnaire, which includes a host of… READ ON

PICKS

“Shangri-Lost: Jimmy Limit, Jessie Harris, Shawn Kuruneru”

February 2007

“Shangri-Lost” is a group show conceived by artist Shawn Kuruneru, who invited his pals Jimmy Limit and Jesse Harris to contribute their apocalyptic visions of today’s male youth to his own work. A skilled draftsman, Kuruneru created a … READ ON

PICKS

Guggenheim's Venice Ambitions; Krens on an Abu Dhabi Biennial; Duchamp Vandal Gets a Break; Hirst Meets Kusama; Baselitz vs. Berlin

February 2007

Guggenheim May Have More Ambitious Plans for Venice; Thomas Krens Speaks with Die Süddeutsche Zeitung About Guggenheim Abu Dhabi and a Planned Biennial; Duchamp Vandal Gets a Break; Damien Hirst Interviews Artist Yayoi Kusama; Georg Baselitz… READ ON

NEWS