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The skate park in question. LEN JACKSON/KENNEDY CENTER

There Is Now A Skate Park At The Kennedy Center

The Washingtonian reported this week that for the upcoming exhibition “Finding a Line: Skateboarding, Music, and Media,” The Kennedy Center will be installing a full-on skate park (a bowl, small ramps, and skateable fixtures) on its front plaza.The show–which runs from … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Niele Toroni, Chutes, 2000, Imprints of a no. 50 brush repeated at regular intervals of 30 cm. COURTESY SWISS INSTITUTE.

‘Niele Toroni’ at Swiss Institute

Pictures at an Exhibition presents images of one notable show every weekday.Today’s show: “Niele Toroni” is currently on view at the Swiss Institute in New York. The exhibition spans almost five decades of the swiss painter’s work and is on view until … Read More


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Morning Links: Assassin’s Creed II Edition

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Amedeo Modigliani,Nu couché (Reclining Nude), 1917-18. (COURTESY CHRISTIE'S)

$100 M. Modigliani Will Lead ‘Artist’s Muse’ Sale at Christie’s

Christie’s auction house in New York will be selling Amedeo Modigliani’s Nu couché (Reclining Nude) at a special evening sale of 20th century art on Monday, November 9, organized around the theme of “The Artist’s Muse.” The auction will kick off … Read More


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Still from Senga Nengudi's Freeway Fets, 
1978. 

COURTESY THE ARTIST AND THOMAS ERBEN GALLERY/VIA DOMINIQUE LEVY GALLERY

Dominique Lévy To Open Third-Floor Space With A Senga Nengudi Show

Dominique Lévy is opening its new third floor project space, called The Back Room, with an inaugural exhibition of Senga Nengudi’s 1970s-era sculptures and performance photographs, the Upper East Side gallery announced today. The show will open on September 10 … Read More


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COURTESY THE ARTIST AND CASEY KAPLAN

Hugh Scott-Douglas Joins Casey Kaplan in New York

New York’s Casey Kaplan gallery now represents Hugh Scott-Douglas, who is perhaps best known for abstract, pattern-rich panels and installations that he makes using a wide variety of techniques—from photography to laser cutting to inkjet printing—that take as their subject and … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Evi Keller, Untitled (detail). ©EVI KELLER/ COURTESY GALERIE JEANNE BUCHER JAEGER, PARIS

‘Evi Keller: Matière-Lumière’ at Galerie Jaeger Bucher

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Outside of The Temporary Suburban (L to R): Participating artist's
Kris Komakech, Nathaniel Russel, Tricia Paik, Emily Kennerk, Marco Querin and The Suburban's Brad Killam. MICHELLE GRABNER

Before Moving to Milwaukee, Michelle Grabner’s Oak Park Garage Gallery, The Suburban, Makes a Pit Stop in Indianapolis

Last Friday, the Indianapolis Museum of Art opened The Temporary Suburban, a pop-up gallery in the institution’s Virginia B. Fairbanks Art & Nature Park. The Temporary Suburban is at once an extension of the museum’s current exhibition (“Michelle Grabner: Weaving … Read More


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Christov-Bakargiev.RESEARCH INSTITUTE OF TURKEY

Here’s the 2015 Istanbul Biennial’s Participant List

The excitement never ends with the 2015 Istanbul Biennial! Last month, its director, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev (CCB) told an interviewer, “With me there is no list of artists, there will never be a list of artists.” But today the biennial released a list—not of artists, … Read More


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United Colors of Benetton ad from 1992.

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Morning Links: United Colors of Benetton Edition

Jeff Koons will present his own Pluto and Proserpina (2010-13) in Florence’s Piazza della Signoria next to a replica of Michelangelo’s David. [The Art Newspaper]Luciano Benetton, founder of United Colors of Benetton, commissioned “Imago Mundi,” an exhibition of 7,000 works by … Read More


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COURTESY COOPER UNION

Cooper Union Agrees to Deal to End Lawsuit, Could Lead to Return to Tuition-Free Status

Cooper Union has struck a deal–overseen by Eric T. Schneiderman, New York’s attorney general–that could help solve the school’s fiscal crisis, and might also lead the institution to eventually return to its longstanding tuition-free model. The school’s administration started charging students in 2014, … Read More


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Phillips Adds Two Senior Executives To Contemporary, Modern Art Staff

Bloomberg reports today that Phillips auction house has hired Hugues Joffre and Jean-Paul Egelen as new senior executives, beefing up the auction house’s contemporary and modern department.According to a release today from Philips, Joffre–formally a senior international director at Christe’s–is the new … Read More


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Denver Art Museum Announces Major Show of Female Abstract Expressionists

The Denver Art Museum (DAM) announced today that it will have a major exhibition about female Abstract Expressionists in summer 2016. Titled “Women of Abstract Expressionism,” the show will feature more than 50 works by 12 artists. Following its run … Read More


Pictures at an Exhibition
Irma Stern, Pimento Harvest, 1962, oil on canvas.COURTESY IZIKO SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL GALLERY

‘Brushing Up on Stern’ at Iziko South African National Gallery

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