In Memory of John Baldessari - Afraid of Sculpture

Catherine Taft

John Baldessari has passed away last Thursday. In memory of the artist we publish the latest conversation we have had with him in the context of his presentation at the Bonnefanten Museum in Maastricht.

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5 Portretten - #1: The housekeeper 

Adrián Villar Rojas  

Judith de Bruijn & Madelon van Schie

The Oude Kerk presents Poems for Earthlings, an extensive and site-specific installation by Argentinian artist Adrián Villar Rojas (Rosario, 1980). Judith de Bruijn & Madelon van Schie talked with the artist in this immersive environment.

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Credit lines: Who’s Werner? at Kunstverein Amsterdam

Isabelle Sully

The groupshow Who’s Werner? at Kunstverein traces the collaborative genealogy of works of art. Who is recognized as author – and who not? Graphic designers, assistants, lovers, side jobs and many other crucial yet invisible partners are given the limelight.

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Blowing up the castle... Imagine that! - Bik Van der Pol on their show in Warsaw's CCA

Weronika Trojanska

Bik Van der Pol's soloshow at the Ujazdowski Castle for Contemporary Art showcases and reworks the institution's history and collection, amidst controversies concerning the sudden appointment of a new director by the government.

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‘The most productive space for me is one of doubt’ – in conversation with Jeff Preiss – Reflections #24

Weronika Trojanska

Jeff Preiss’ show at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam showcases his intuitive, diaristic style of filmmaking. Weronika Trojanska interviews him about his working methods.

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Cecilia Alemani has been appointed as the Artistic Director of the coming 59th Venice Biennale read more
All four artists shortlisted for the 2019  Turner prize  have been named winners after they came together and made a plea for... read more
Wim Waelput appointed director of La Loge. read more
Call to Boycott Turkish Government Sponsored Academic and Cultural Institutions 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

Graduation Shows 2019: Gerrit Rietveld Academie

Een contemplatieve, naar binnen gekeerde eindejaarsshow bij Rietveld dit jaar. De Graduation Show van de Rietveld is weer open voor het publiek. Dit jaar studeren maar liefst 165 studenten af. Resultaat is een enigszins overvol gebouw, of... read more

EYE I I I EI I I I - Graduation Shows 2019 HKU

In de voormalige Pastoefabriek neemt Fine Arts een andere gedaante aan dan voorheen op de Tractieweg. De productie is concreter, meer gericht op een visueel pakkend eindresultaat. Commerciëler kun je het ook noemen: klaar voor de galerie. Het... read more

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 6 — 2020