Printed matter paradise - an afternoon with Karin de Jong at PrintRoom - Boekenweek 2018

Nicole Sciarone

I spent an afternoon in animated conversation with Karin de Jong about PrintRoom, a presentation space and shop for artists’ publications.

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Layers of Reality: Perception Study of a Synaesthete

Boekenweek 2018

Nim Goede

What is the colour of nostalgia? For most of us this would seem like an abstract or even nonsensical question. Not for the artist/researcher Anna Püschel. For as long as she can remember her emotions have been tinted with colour. She wrote a book about her experiences. 

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WheredoIendandyoubegin - Shilpa Gupta

Nicole Sciarone

In the exhibition Where do I begin at Museum Voorlinden Shilpa Gupta explores the conceptual use of the border as well as the sociopolitical dimension of the fence separating India and Bangladesh.

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Wi-Fi Free Landscapes - Jacqueline Hassink

Jareh Das

What is it like to live without cellphone reception and internet connection? The exhibition Unwired in Nederlands Fotomuseum shows the documentation of Jacqueline Hassink's trip around the world in search of 'white spots'. 

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Human and Mineral

This Rare Earth — Stories from Below

Kyveli Mavrokordopoulou

The exhibition This Rare Earth — Stories from Below at STUK in Leuven boasts starts on a joyful note, only to end on a darker one as it unfolds in several parts of the ancient university building that houses the show.  

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Helen Molesworth is out from her job as chief curator of Los Angeles’s Museum of Contemporary Art. The news was  first reported... read more
Museum Directors Condemn the Removal of CAPC Bordeaux Director. An open letter in support of the soon to be ousted curator María Inés... read more
10th berlin biennale announces venues. read more
How Modern Art Serves the Rich. More art is being produced and sold than ever before, at ever higher prices. A Review of Georgina... read more
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In reference to the central theme of Metropolis M No 5- PALEO a review of Anselm Franke & Hila Peleg's exhibition and book Ape... read more
Yes, But is it Edible is a unique book, presenting the scores of two operas of the American composer Robert Ashley. read more
Where is play in art? Fucking Good Art talks about it with Tijs Goldschmidt, Evelyne Reeves, Joris Luyendijk and Zoë Gray. read more
A new magazine by the Mexican artist Mariana Castillo Deball examines the way objects and artifacts work in our understanding of... read more
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Slideshows | Video’s

In conversation with Omer Fast

Laura Herman visited Appendix , Omer Fast’s first solo show in Belgium at STUK Leuven, and had a conversation with the artist about his construction of artificial environments, and use of cinematic devices which confuse our sense of... read more

Collections in Transition, Users in Position

While working on a review on the quite dense conference Collections in Transition: Decolonising, Demodernising and Decentralising? , I feel modest and humble. I attended one day of the two-day event, which also included presentations of... read more

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 1 — 2018