Today in History: First documenta opened in 1955
60 years ago today, the documenta in Kassel, Germany, opened its doors for the first time. The documenta is perhaps one of the most important cyclically recurring… 90 more words
David Franchi – Monday, 23rd March 2015.
The exhibition “Zero & More” celebrates the works of Heinz Mack, at the Ben Brown Fine Arts, London. 658 more words
Originally from the Catalogue to Documenta 11 (Ostfildern-Ruit: Hatje Cantz, 2002), pp 108-114.
Boris Groys writes that art documentation, which is prevalent in art galleries today and used for performances, conceptual art, events, happenings and temporary installations, is not ‘art’ in the traditional sense. 652 more words
DOCUMENTA Magazine No 1-3 (2007) Research Notes:
) “The future of the project lies in the magazines involved”.
) “Is modernity our antiquity”. (Page 21) 197 more words
dOCUMENTA 13 (2012) (Carolyn Christov Bakargiev) Research Notes:
) The book is rather large and in catalogue form
) The making of section shows introduction letters to specific places, plus they are written in different languages too… 158 more words