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Ryan McNamara's performance Battleground, 2016, premiered last night at the Guggenheim. JACKLYN MEDUGA

A Fight at the Museum: Ryan McNamara Brings Battling Dance Troupes to the Guggenheim

Last night, Ryan McNamara staged a turf war at the Guggenheim. Three trios had an hour-long dance-off that took place in the museum’s basement, in a new performance called Battleground (2016), and the audience was left to pick the winner. … Read More

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Ryan McNamara Wants You To Be Surprised By His New Show at Mary Boone

On a recent phone call, Ryan McNamara wasn’t giving much away about what to expect from his new show at Mary Boone’s uptown location, which was curated by Piper Marshall and opens tonight.“I think the element of surprise is really important to … Read More

Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Artists Market
'ME3M' at the Old Playboy Theater.

‘ME3M’: At the Old Playboy Theater, Ryan McNamara Opens Miami Basel With a Stunner

The audience members for the debut performance last night of Ryan McNamara’s dance work “ME3M 4 Miami: A Story Ballet About the Internet,” a new version of his 2013 Performa piece presented by Art Basel, were warned in email after email … Read More


Cut-and-Paste Culture: The New Collage

Contemporary artists are updating the modernist tradition with new tactics and new media Read More