Jennifer Allen

Mai-Thu Perret

April 2006

“Je est un autre” (I Is Somebody Else), Arthur Rimbaud once declared. But what if Rimbaud’s “I” were a group of women—a band of disgruntled urbanites who have abandoned their Palm Pilots to live an unscheduled life in the desert? Mai-Thu … READ ON

IN PRINT April 2006 [TOC]

The Berlin Biennale; Forty Years of Video in Germany; News in Brief

March 2006

Initial responses to the 4th Berlin Biennale; forty years of video at five German museums; Grässlin to Kunsthalle Baden-Baden, K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen to expand, Douglas Gordon in Spain, Bruce Nauman receives Düsseldorfer … READ ON

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Maurice Fréchuret Resigns at Bordeaux's CAPC; Tuymans Criticizes Sierra; “The Force of French Art” at Grand Palais; Beuys Collection Slow to Sell in Berlin

March 2006

CAPC Bordeaux director Maurice Fréchuret resigns; Luc Tuymans criticizes Santiago Sierra's temporary gas chamber; “The Force of French Art” to open in May at Paris' Grand Palais; Schlegel's Beuys collection waits for Berlin museum purchase… READ ON

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Santiago Sierra's Gas Chamber; Olafur Eliasson's “Art Car”; Gaßner on Schneider's Cube; ARS 06 and more...

March 2006

Santiago Sierra Installs Gas Chamber at Stommeln Synagogue; Olafur Eliasson Selected to Design BMW “Art Car”; Gaßner Speaks Out on Gregor Schneider's Cube; Brief News Roundups on ARS 06, “Los Angeles 1955-1985,” the Palast der Republik, the… READ ON

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Vanessa Beecroft in Paris; Pierre Huyghe Interview; Three Articles on Stolen Art

March 2006

Vanessa Beecroft performance in the new Louis Vuitton Paris flagship; Pierre Huyghe interview on the occasion of “Celebration Park”; the Art Loss Register's “Hot Art, Cold Cash” symposium, an interview with ALR's Ulli Seegers, and a profile… READ ON

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Deimantas Narkevičius

March 2006

“We put images and sounds together, but we never discuss with the audience, with people, what it means to do this.” English director Peter Watkins thus describes every filmmaker’s predicament, in Deimantas Narkevičius’s DVD projection The … READ ON

IN PRINT March 2006 [TOC]

Documenta 12 Artists Announced; Culture Crisis at CAPC Bordeaux; Other Art-World News

February 2006

Documenta 12 Artists Announced; Culture Crisis at CAPC Bordeaux; News on Sophie Calle, Jirí David, Yoko Ono, Estonian Museum KUMU, and Harald Szeemann… READ ON

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Turin's Triennial; Palazzo Grassi to open April 30; Troubles for France's Frac; Matthew Barney's new film screens in Berlin

February 2006

Turin's Triennial; Palazzo Grassi to open April 30; Troubles for France's Frac; Matthew Barney's new film, Drawing Restraint 9, screens in Berlin… READ ON

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New Taxes for the Art Market; eBay at the MMK; UNESCO Study Reveals Power Shifts; Other Art-World News

February 2006

New Taxes for the Art Market; eBay at the MMK; The Price of Culture; Gabriel Orozco Wins blueOrange; Centre Pompidou Sets New Fee; News from FIAC, the Cologne Fine Art fair, and the First Edition of fine art fair frankfurt… READ ON

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Deborah Ligorio and Daniel Roth

February 2006

The philosopher Gabriel Tarde once described statistics as imitative editions. For Tarde, the statistical curve captured the spread of imitation with one abstract image. Visualizing mass phenomena plays a role in this joint exhibition, which… READ ON

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