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New York – Hito Steyerl at Artist’s Space Through May 24th, 2015

Saturday, April 11th, 2015

London – Marcel Broodthaers: Un Jardin D’Hiver at Hauser & Wirth Through November 18th, 2017

Monday, November 13th, 2017

New York – Trevor Paglen: “A Study of Invisible Images” at Metro Pictures Through October 21st, 2017

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Münster – Skulptur Project Münster, Through October 1st, 2017

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

New York – “Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905–2016” at the Whitney Museum Through February 5th, 2017

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

AO On-Site – Berlin: “The Present in Drag,” the 9th Berlin Biennale at the Kunstakademie Berlin and The European School of Management and Technology Through September 18th, 2016

Monday, July 11th, 2016

Rhizome Announces Participants for Seven on Seven Conference

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

AO On-Site: Art Basel Miami Beach 2015 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 3rd-6th, 2015

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

UK’s Artes Mundi Prize Announces Shortlist

Sunday, September 20th, 2015

New York – “Scenes for a New Heritage: Contemporary Art from the Collection” at MoMA Through April 10th, 2016

Monday, September 7th, 2015

German Artists in Venice Protest Greek Austerity Measures

Friday, July 17th, 2015

Venice – The National Pavilions at the Venice Biennale Through November 22nd, 2015

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

AO Preview – Venice, Italy – “All the World’s Futures,” the 56th Venice Biennale, May

Sunday, May 3rd, 2015
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Jonas Wood Profiled in NYT

March 25th, 2019

Jonas Wood gives the New York Times a tour of his East Hollywood Studio, showing off a series of works from his own practice and his personal collection. “I’ve been all-in on painting since I was younger, and I realized that it was because of a lot of fear that it would all go away,” he says. “That’s not how I want to paint in the future. The pressure and psychology of that setup isn’t totally right. I would like to build bodies of work outside the calendar schedule of art fairs and shows for a little while. I love painting, and I think I can paint without having a giant carrot in front of me. I don’t think that I’m the best at painting, and I want to get better at it.”
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Serpentine Under Fire Over Pavilion Architect’s Controversial Use of Interns

March 25th, 2019

The Serpentine Gallery is facing criticism over reports that the architect for this year’s pavilion, Junya Ishigami + Associates, uses unpaid interns working 12-hour shifts. “I considered [the internship] for a second, but then later I just realized how ridiculous the terms are,” one student said of the internship. “I can’t afford to do that, considering that Tokyo is not at all a cheap place to live.”
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The Guardian Explores the Challenges and Risks of Shipping and Transporting Masterpieces

March 25th, 2019

The Guardian has a piece this week on the logistics and challenges of shipping masterpiece artworks.  “At the end of the day, you have to make your peace with that,” one conservator says of the stressful and threatening conditions that works being shipped occasionally face. “You have to think what art is for.”
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