Author Archives: Alex Greenberger


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COURTESY EVA INTERNATIONAL - IRELAND'S BIENNIAL

Here’s the Artist List for the 2016 Ireland’s Biennial

EVA International–Ireland’s Biennial announced the artist list today for its 2016 edition. Titled “Still (the) Barbarians,” this year’s biennial features 57 artists, all of whom focus on the fallout of colonialism in their work. Koyo Kouoh, the founder of Dakar’s … Read More


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Naima J. Keith. COURTESY NAIMA J. KEITH

Studio Museum’s Naima J. Keith Named Deputy Director of California African American Museum

The Los Angeles Times reports that Naima J. Keith will leave the Studio Museum in Harlem to become the deputy director of the California African American Museum, in Los Angeles.In her five years as associate curator at the Studio Museum, … Read More


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Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty, 1970. MICHAEL DAVID MURPHY/VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

‘Spiral Jetty’ May Become Utah’s Official State Work of Art

The Salt Lake City Tribune reports that Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty may become Utah’s official state work of art. Becky Edwards, a Republican representative for Utah, has been spearheading the effort. After a 7-1 vote (one representative voted down the … Read More


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The 2012 edition of TEFAF Maastricht. HARRY HEUTS

TEFAF Maastricht Plans Two Annual Fairs in New York

TEFAF Maastricht announced today that its Dutch art fair is now going to have two counterparts across the Atlantic, in New York. The first TEFAF fair, titled TEFAF|New York|Fall, will happen in October and focus on art from throughout the ages. The … Read More


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COURTESY NEW MUSEUM

‘The Lulz Continue’: The New Museum and Rhizome Co-Host the First Open Score Conference on Art and Technology

On Saturday afternoon, at the New Museum in New York, the artist Simon Denny was waiting for his slide to be projected. “It’s a real honor to be speaking, and to be speaking first, but I will need the slide,” … Read More


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Here’s the Artist List for the 2016 Marrakech Biennial

The Marrakech Biennial announced the artist list earlier today for its 2016 edition, which will open in Morocco on February 24. The sixth iteration of the biennial features 46 artists and runs through May 8.This year’s Marrakech Biennial is titled “Not … Read More


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A Look at the Hammer’s ‘Made in L.A.’ Biennial

In 2012, the Hammer launched Made in L.A., a biennial focused on Los Angeles. Some 61 artists and collectives working primarily in that city participated in the first edition, from young guns like Math Bass to established figures like Channa Horwitz. This year’s edition, … Read More


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Josh Kline, Skittles, 2014. THE HIGH LINE/VIA TUMBLR

MoMA Reveals Recent Acquisitions: Josh Kline’s ‘Skittles,’ Harmony Korine’s ‘Spring Breakers,’ More

Over on MoMA’s website is a list of what the museum has acquired over the past fiscal year. While some of the major acquisitions have already been announced, like Richard Serra’s sculpture installation Equal (2015) and Kerry James Marshall’s painting Untitled (Club Scene), … Read More


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Jens Hoffmann and Rachel Rose outside Think Coffee, where AM at the JM is held once a month. COURTESY THE JEWISH MUSEUM

Morning People: Jens Hoffmann’s Salon for Early Risers

On a recent morning at 8:20 a.m., Jens Hoffmann and Rachel Rose were talking about David Foster Wallace. The two were at Think Coffee to discuss Rose’s video installation Everything and More, which is currently on view at the Whitney, … Read More


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Jens Faurschou and Ai Weiwei. AI WEIWEI/VIA INSTAGRAM

Ai Weiwei Closes Danish Show Early, Protesting New Refugee Law [Updated]

After a law passed in Denmark that allows authorities to search asylum-seeking refugees’ homes and confiscate their belongings, Ai Weiwei protested by closing his show at the Faurschou Foundation in Copenhagen, the Guardian reports. The show, titled “Ai Weiwei: Ruptures,” … Read More


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Installation view of 'Untitled Body Parts,' 2016, showing work, from left by Sara Greenberger Rafferty, Mira Dancy, and Dora Budor. SEAN FADER/COURTESY SIMONE SUBAL GALLERY

‘Untitled Body Parts’ at Simone Subal

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‘We All Make Up the Landscape Together’: 32 Galleries Converge in London for Condo

“The last thing London needs is another art fair,” Vanessa Carlos, a dealer in the British capital, said last week. If she seemed fatigued when she said this, it wasn’t because the London Art Fair was rolling into town just … Read More


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An installation view of Pinsky's Kunsthalle Basel show. COURTESY 303 GALLERY

303 Gallery Now Represents Marina Pinsky

New York’s 303 Gallery announced today that it now represents Marina Pinsky, the young Brussels-based photographer whose work is currently on view in the 2015 iteration of “New Photography” series, “Ocean of Images,” at the Museum of Modern Art. The … Read More


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Ryan Lee Now Represents Emma Amos

Ryan Lee will now represent Emma Amos, the painter known for being the only woman in the short-lived collective Spiral. The Chelsea gallery will have its first solo show of Amos’s work—and the 77-year-old artist’s first New York solo show … Read More