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Morning Links: Axe-Wielding Douglas Gordon Edition

Critics didn’t really like Douglas Gordon’s new play, so the Turner Prize–winning artist axed the walls of the theater where it’s having its run. [Manchester Evening News]A Lego artist has recreated Justin Bieber’s nude Instagram photo using the artist’s preferred … Read More

Birgit Jürgenssen, Nest, 1979, black-and-white photograph, 16" x 18" x 1". BELVEDERE, VIENNA/©2014 BILDRECHT, VIENNA

‘Sigmund Freud & the Play on the Burden of Representation’ at 21er Haus

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Artists Dispatches

After the Flood: Douglas Gordon and Hélène Grimaud at the Park Avenue Armory

A pianist as powerful and enigmatic as the notes flowing from her instrument, playing in the center of a vast, empty space steadily filling with water sounds like the kind of haunting dream that might prompt William Blake to pick … Read More

Deborah Kass, 16 Barbras (The Jewish Jackie Series), 1992, 
a Warhol-inspired series with wit and irony added.

Warhol Warhol Everywhere

A quarter century after Andy Warhol’s death, his work resonates more than ever. Several museum
exhibitions are focusing on his influence in painting, photography, film, performance, and more Read More


In Your Face

Portraiture has become increasingly conceptual as it addresses not only personal identity but also issues of politics, social inequity, and our obsession with celebrity. Read More