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Berlin – Omer Fast: “Talking is not always the solution” at Martin-Gropius-Bau through March 12th, 2017

Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

Berlin – Isa Genzken: “Mach Dich hübsch!” at Martin-Gropius-Bau Through June 26th, 2016

Sunday, May 22nd, 2016

Berlin – Christian Jankowski: “Retrospektive” at Contemporary Fine Arts Through March 5th, 2016

Saturday, March 5th, 2016

Berlin – Piet Mondrian: “The Line” at Martin Gropius Bau Through December 6th, 2015

Saturday, September 26th, 2015

Berlin – Ai Weiwei: “Evidence” at Martin-Gropius Bau Through July 7th, 2014

Saturday, April 26th, 2014

Berlin – Anish Kapoor: “Kapoor in Berlin” at Martin-Gropius-Bau Through November 24th, 2013

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Berlin – Peter Fischli and David Weiss at Sprüth Magers Through April 13th, 2013

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Berlin – Diane Arbus: Retrospective at Martin-Gropius-Bau Museum Through September 23rd, 2012

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Go See – Berlin: ‘Self-Consciousness’ Curated by Hilton Als and Peter Doig at Veneklasen Werner through June 26th, 2010

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

Go See: Bill Viola ‘Installations’ at Haunch of Venison, Berlin, through February 21st and ‘Screenings’ through February 15th

Tuesday, February 10th, 2009

Ai Weiwei Prepares Trio of International Shows for Summer

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel 2013 Preview, June 13th-16th, 2013

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Art Observed’s Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Guide to Fairs and Events with Newslink Summary

Monday, December 3rd, 2012

London – Yoko Ono: “To The Light” at Serpentine Gallery Through September 9th, 2012

Saturday, September 1st, 2012

Los Angeles: Zhu Jinshi at Blum and Poe through July 7, 2012

Wednesday, July 4th, 2012

AO On Site – Los Angeles: Pacific Standard Time Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1970 at the J. Paul Getty Museum through February 5, 2012

Thursday, January 12th, 2012

AO On Site – New York as part of Performa 11: James Franco and Laurel Nakadate Present ‘Three Performances in Search of Tennessee’ at the Abrons Arts Center, November 13, 2011

Monday, November 21st, 2011

Go See – Paris: Diane Arbus at Jeu de Paume through February 5, 2012

Thursday, November 10th, 2011

AO Breaking News – Obituary and News Summary: Lucian Freud dies at the age of 88 in London

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

Go See – London: Taryn Simon’s “A Living Man Declared Dead and Other Chapters” at Tate Modern until September 6th, 2011

Monday, July 4th, 2011

AO On Site for the 54th Venice Biennale 2011: Preview (with photoset) of Christoph Schlingensief’s German Pavilion

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

AO On Site Preview and Summary: 54th Venice Biennale 2011 Begins This Week

Monday, May 30th, 2011

Go See, Nantes, France- Ernesto Neto ‘CIVILIZED GUILT’ at Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nantes, through September 21, 2009

Tuesday, August 18th, 2009

Newslinks for Sunday, March 15, 2009

Sunday, March 15th, 2009
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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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