PROTECT PROTECT

PROTECT PROTECT

This Friday the MCA will Open Jenny Holzer’s latest showPROTECT PROTECT. The show will be up from October 25th to February 1st. Art 21’s blog currently has a video of Holzer discussing some of her latest work.Holzer will also be projecting on several...
Art Fag City on Live Forever: Elizabeth Peyton

Art Fag City on Live Forever: Elizabeth Peyton

Last week I posted Roberta Smith’s review of Elizabeth Peyton’s retrospective at the New Museum, Live Forever: Elizabeth Peyton. I had to follow it up with Paddy Johnson’s review in The L Magazine. Johnson sums up my general feelings on the Peyton...
Nadav Kander on Sophie Calle

Nadav Kander on Sophie Calle

Via Nadav Kander for The New York Times: Who is Sophie Calle and why is tout chic Paris so intrigued by her weird comings and goings, her obsessively documented and annotated voyages into the interior? Is she a sphinx without a riddle, as Truman Capote said of Andy...
The Post Family Has New Digs

The Post Family Has New Digs

Everyone at Bad at Sports wants to congrats The Post Family on their new site and everyone should check it out. Matt Hooks put a lot of time into it, it looks great and I wanted to say good job. So to Alex, Chad, Davey, David, Rod, Sam & Scott keep up the good...
Free Beuys and Judd Buttons at The Walker

Free Beuys and Judd Buttons at The Walker

via Off Center While the “statement” on view in the exhibition Statements: Beuys, Flavin, Judd may seem less-than-political at first glance, all three artists – Joseph Beuys, Dan Flavin, and Donald Judd – were deeply engaged in political...
Art News Roundup: Week 1

Art News Roundup: Week 1

Weekly art news roundup with all the news that we’re too busy to cover, but still talk about around the chuck wagon water cooler. Yeeehaaw lets get started: Pulitzer widow donates art, $45M to Harvard art museum: The Harvard Art Museum has received a gift of 31...