Tag Archives: Bruce High Quality Foundation

The scene at the Bruce High Quality Foundation University benefit, held at Palazzo Chupi.COURTESY MAX LAKNER/BFA

‘I Don’t Want to Be Part of a Conglomerate’: Julian Schnabel Discusses Leaving Gagosian for Pace at Bruce High Quality Benefit

Earlier this year, the Bruce High Quality Foundation University, the free art school run by members of the semi-anonymous collective, moved its operations completely out of Manhattan, settling in Industry City after three years at a second-floor space on Avenue A. But … Read More

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Stefan Simchowitz, with his fellow judges. 


‘Can You Make Me 100 More?’: Stefan Simchowitz Skypes Into the Bruce High Quality Foundation’s Fake Art Competition

On Friday evening—a few hours after a woman at Art Basel Miami Beach was stabbed multiple times in the neck with an X-Acto knife while walking by the booths, which prompted passersby to dismiss the pooling blood as performance art—the collective … Read More


Bruce High Quality Foundation University To Stage Benefit Screening Tonight At Nitehawk Cinema In Brooklyn

Tonight at the Nitehawk Cinema in Brooklyn, The Bruce High Quality Foundation will present a benefit screening called “The Future Is Whatever,” the proceeds of which will directly go to the art collective’s free university in New York’s East Village.Curated by … Read More

Tony Clifton, Live from the Sunset Strip, 2010. COMIC RELIEF ARCHIVES

Who Doesn’t Like a Good Art Joke? The Artist as Comedian

Over the past few years there has been a minor humor renaissance within the art world. Artists from a variety of backgrounds have been incorporating strategies cribbed from stand-up, operating in a cultural grey area that merges traditions and often … Read More


Uniting Sandy’s Survivors (and Friends)

An exhibition in Brooklyn marks the anniversary of the superstorm with artwork elegaic and festive Read More

The Bruce High Quality Foundation, Raft of the Medusa, 2004.

Meet the Bruces: High Quality Comes to Brooklyn Museum

The collaborative tricksters Bruce High Quality Foundation offer love, chicanery, & more Read More


Biting the Hand That Feeds Them

A growing number of artists are poking fun at art-world inequities in their work—even as they participate in the system they critique Read More