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Giacometti- Without End

This catalogue, published on the occasion of an exhibition at Gagosian Gallery, Hong Kong, centers on a set of 150 lithographs made by Giacometti. These prints focus on cafés, boulevards, and his own atelier in his beloved Paris. 57 more words

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Art for the Market

A fourth phase of aesthetization of the world is established, remodeled in essence, logical marketing and extreme individualization. The modernist culture, dominated by a subversive logic in war against the bourgeois world, follows a new universe in which the vanguards are integrated in the economic order, accepted, wanted, supported by official institutions. 857 more words

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Edward Kienholz- Signs of the Time

Edward Kienholz, an often over looked artist of the Beat Generation, was more appreciated in Europe than in his native America. His work, usually in collaboration with his wife & partner Nancy Reddin Kienholz, was highly critical of modern American life. 13 more words

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THE FARTHER SHORE by Julia Borissova

The Farther Shore by Julia Borissova.
“The book “The Farther Shore” is about how the history of the past and present endowed with memory intertwines in today’s space. 262 more words
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Jock Macdonald at the Vancouver Art Gallery

While recently in Vancouver I did what I try to do every time that I make it to that city – visit the Vancouver Art Gallery… 345 more words

Painting

The Mill- An intimate look inside the live/work studio of Bernd & Hilla Becher

Industrial photographers Bernd & Hilla Becher were all about documentation- allowing the structures in their spaces to do the speaking. In The Mill photographer Matthias Schaller takes the reader on an intimate and thorough tour of their live/work studio. 44 more words

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