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Steve McQueen Recognized with Johannes Vermeer Award

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

Steve McQueen Given Fellowship in British Film Institute

Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

Paris – Steve McQueen at Marian Goodman Through February 27th, 2016

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Steve McQueen and Kanye West Video Running at LACMA

Monday, July 20th, 2015

London – Steve McQueen: “Ashes” at Thomas Dane Gallery Through November 15th, 2014

Monday, November 3rd, 2014

Los Angeles – Steve McQueen: “Drumroll” at MoCA Pacific Design Center Through September 21st, 2014

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Steve McQueen Interviewed in The Guardian

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Steve McQueen on List of Hugo Boss Prize Finalists

Friday, December 13th, 2013

Turner Prize Winner Steve McQueen Prepares Release of New Film, “12 Years a Slave”

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Steve McQueen Takes Top Prize at Toronto Film Festival

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

AO On Site – New York: Steve McQueen at Marian Goodman through March 6, 2010

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

The Shed Announces Commissions for 2019

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

AO On-Site – Venice: “All the World’s Futures” – The 56th Venice Biennale at The Arsenale Through November 22nd, 2015

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Duncan Campbell Wins the 2014 Turner Prize

Monday, December 1st, 2014

London – AO Preview: Frieze Art Fair in Regent’s Park, October 15th – 18th, 2014

Monday, October 13th, 2014

Manchester Arts Center Hopes To Bring Culture North

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Marian Goodman Discusses New London Gallery

Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

AO Fair Photoset and Recap – London: Frieze Artfair at Regent’s Park, October 17th-20th, 2013

Sunday, October 20th, 2013

New York – “EXPO 1″ at MoMA PS1 Through September 2nd, 2013

Monday, July 15th, 2013

AO Preview – Venice: The 55th Venice Biennale, June 1st-November 24th, 2013

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Go See – Amsterdam: Omer Fast at The Netherlands Media Art Institute through until July 23rd, 2011

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Living Artists

Thursday, July 7th, 2011
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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