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New York – Urs Fischer: “Misunderstandings in the Quest for the Universal” at Gagosian Gallery Through April 23rd, 2016

Thursday, April 7th, 2016

St. Moritz – Sterling Ruby: “Stoves” and Urs Fischer: “Bruno and Yoyo” at Vito Schnabel Gallery Through January 31st, 2016

Saturday, January 9th, 2016

Urs Fischer and Tara Subkoff Interviewed in New York Magazine

Tuesday, November 24th, 2015

AO On-Site – New York: RxArt Annual Benefit Honoring Urs Fischer at Stephan Weiss Studio, November 3rd, 2015

Friday, November 6th, 2015

Urs Fischer Weds Tara Subkoff

Wednesday, October 29th, 2014

London – Urs Fischer at Sadie Coles HQ Through August 16th, 2014

Friday, August 15th, 2014

New York – Urs Fischer: “Untitled” at Lever House Through May 30th, 2014

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

New York – Urs Fischer: “last supper” and “mermaid, pig, bro w/hat” at Gagosian Gallery Through May 8th, 2014

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Los Angeles: Urs Fischer ‘Beds and Problem Paintings’ at Gagosian Gallery through April 7, 2012

Friday, March 30th, 2012

AO On Site – New York: Opening of Urs Fischer and Cassandra MacLeod at Gavin Brown’s enterprise show runs through November 12, 2011

Saturday, November 5th, 2011

Art News – New York: 23-foot, 16-ton Teddy Bear sculpture by Urs Fischer to be displayed Friday April 8th, at Seagram’s Building, Park Avenue

Tuesday, April 5th, 2011

Go See – Stockholm: Investigations of a Dog, Works from the FACE Collections featuring Jeff Koons, Paul McCarthy, Urs Fischer, Maurizio Cattelan, Gardar Eide Einarsson, Fischli & Weiss, Thomas Hirschhorn, William Kentridge, Aurel Schmidt, Kara Walker, Bruce Nauman and others at Magasin 3 Konsthall, through May 29, 2011

Monday, March 14th, 2011

Go See – New York: Urs Fischer at the New Museum, through February 13, 2010

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009


Monday, May 12th, 2008

Urs Fischer

Monday, March 31st, 2008

Urs Fischer

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

Urs Fischer at Gavin Brown Enterprises

Monday, November 5th, 2007

Los Angeles – Urs Fisher at MOCA through August 19th, 2013

Friday, July 12th, 2013

AO On-Site – Miami Beach: Art Basel Miami Beach at the Miami Beach Convention Center, December 7th – 10th, 2017

Friday, December 8th, 2017

AO Preview – Miami Art Week in Miami Beach, December 5th – 10th, 2017

Monday, December 4th, 2017

AO Preview – London: Frieze London and London Art Week, October 4th – 8th, 2017

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

AO On-Site – Basel, Switzerland: Art Basel Art Fair, June 15th – 18th, 2017

Monday, June 19th, 2017

AO On-Site – Basel: Art Basel at Messe Basel Through June 18th, 2017

Tuesday, June 13th, 2017

AO On-Site: The Opening of Miami Art Week, November 29th, 2016

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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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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