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John Giorno, Space Forgets You, 2015 (left), and Prefer Crying in a Limo to Laughing on a Bus, 2015 (right). COURTESY THE ARTIST AND ELIZABETH DEE GALLERY

Rising from the Bunker: The World Catches Up With John Giorno

On the morning of the last day of winter, the artist and poet John Giorno buzzed open the gate on the ground floor of the hulking Bowery building that he has called home for 49 of his 78 years and … Read More

Tali Lennox in front of her artwork. 


Morning Links: Tali Lennox Edition

Thousands of Yemeni people uprooted because of continued fighting against Al-Qaeda are using museums, as well as theaters and schools, as temporary homes. [The Art Newspaper]Ugo Rondinone’s “clouds” at Krobath Gallery in Vienna. [Contemporary Art Daily]Roberta Smith’s review of Piotr … Read More

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Ugo Rondinone Joins Public Art Fund Board

The Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone, whose Public Art Fund-organized “Human Nature” show took over Rockefeller Center last year, has joined the board of the organization, it announced today.The release also said that Vin Cipolla, who has served as president of a … Read More

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Clowning Around With Public Sculpture in City Hall Park

David Shrigley, Ugo Rondinone, and Franz West are among the A-list artists whose sculptures are featured in Public Art Fund’s new exhibition Read More

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Ugo Rondinone, Human Nature, 2013, on view at Rockefeller Center, New York City, April 23 - June 7, 2013, presented by Nespresso, organized by Tishman Speyer and Public Art Fund. PHOTO: JAMES EWING, COURTESY PUBLIC ART FUND, NY.

The Gentle Giants of Rockefeller Center

Provoking feelings of awe—and awww, Ugo Rondinone’s modern megaliths are among the public artworks redefining the idea of the monumental Read More