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Artists Features Reviews
Mark Manders, Room with Unfired Clay Figures, 2011–15, painted bronze, iron, wood, and offset print on paper, installation view. GENEVIEVE HANSON/COURTESY THE ARTIST AND TANYA BONAKDAR GALLERY, NEW YORK

Mystery, Eccentricity, and Gallows Humor: Matthew Weinstein on Mark Manders and H.C. Westermann

Mark Manders’s work makes a good argument for banishing the term “contemporary.” It’s a silly term. Unlike “modern,” which projected futures for a range of now-­failed ideologies and left its own archaeology, “contemporary” has no historic potentiality. I admire Manders’s indifference … Read More

Open Sesame: Art Events in New York
Shigeko Kubota, Rock Video: Cherry Blossom (still), 1986, video. COURTESY ELECTRONIC ARTS INTERMIX

9 Art Events to Attend in New York City This Week

A guide to the next seven days Read More

Frieze New York 2015
Maurizio Cattelan and Dakis Joannou with a piece by Ryan Gander at Lisson.

Frieze Opening Day: Photos From the Fair

The Frieze New York art fair opened to invited guests today on Randall’s Island and runs through tomorrow. Below, photos from the preview. 

Susan Philipsz, Part File Score V, 2014, digital print and silk-screen print on canvas, 74½" x 59" x 1⅝". COURTESY THE ARTIST AND TANYA BONAKDAR GALLERY, NEW YORK

Susan Philipsz at Tanya Bonakdar

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Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Market

Art Basel Miami Beach 2014 Preview: Part 3

One of the great pleasures of art fairs is seeing new work by artists you love—material just out of the studio, the paint barely dry. In today’s preview of Art Basel Miami Beach, those artists include some big names, like Thomas … Read More

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Mark Dion, Curator's Office, 2013, Site-specific installation PHOTO COURTESY THE MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS.

The Curator Vanishes: Period Room as Crime Scene

A disappearance, a discovery, and a mystery at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, via Mark Dion Read More