Studio visit #1: Nishiko - How to repair an earthquake?

Debbie Broekers

First up in a new series of studio visits (formerly known as studio estafette) Debbie Broekers meets up with Nishiko in her studio at Billytown to talk about the repair project which is currently on view at Stroom Den Haag. 

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Introducing La Maison de Rendez-Vous in Brussels - talking to Chris Sharp

Tomorrow is the opening of La Maison de Rendez Vous in Brussels. A new art gallery / art space run by four galleries: LambdaLambdaLambda, Lulu, MISAKO&ROSEN and Park View/Paul Soto. Lulu's Chris Sharp is telling us about the plans.

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Sensing the State

Herbert Ploegman

A conversation with Terre Thaemlitz - ‘Fuck art, seriously. Fuck music. Fuck religion, while we're at it’ 

Phoebe Braithwaite

As the sun sets outside Cologne’s brilliant white, minimalist Christuskirche, I watch hardcore porn in soft focus. Women are penetrated while they perform domestic chores. Hips gyrate pinkly as the video collage cuts to another lurid scene – pinafored women and lithe young men are glimpsed as though through the haze of a rose-tinted telescope. 

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In conversation with Grant Kester
Erik Hagoort

Talking to Grant H. Kester, Professor of Art History in San Diego and founding editor of FIELD: A Journal of Socially Engaged Art Criticism. On the relation between art and social change. 'For me the aesthetic is, in a way, the missing piece of modern political theory.'

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It's political, it's sensitive, it's urgent - is it?

Weronika Trojanska

In Poland, which is to say everywhere

Kuba Szreder

Intimacy - interview Bruno Zhu

Domeniek Ruyters

On Touch - Queer electrons and feeling philosophy

Corine van Emmerik

The Human Insect

Jareh Das

Artists do not retire

Nicole Sciarone
The 2019 Istanbul Biennial opens in September and will be curated by the French art historian, curator and scholar, Nicolas Bourriaud,... read more
iPhone film-maker Charlotte Prodger wins 2018 Turner prize. Glasgow-based artist’s film Bridgit praised by judges as ‘unexpectedly... read more
IMMA, the Irish Museum of Modern Art, has this morning announced Annie Fletcher as its new Director.  read more
Witches, cannibals and murderers: in his new book The Orsay Murder Club, the art historian Christos Markogiannakis examines the horrors... 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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Reviews | Most read
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Slideshows | Video’s

Jeremy Dellers What Is the City but the People? in Utrecht - beeldverslag & essay

Voor Jeremy Dellers  What Is the City but the People?  kwamen vandaag meer dan 150 Utrechters bijeen voor een zelfportret van de stad, uitbundig toegejuicht door het toegestroomde publiek. Het werd een tegelijk vrolijke en... read more

Graduation Shows 2018: St. Joost Master of Photography

Op de masteropleiding fotografie van St. Joost wordt nog maar zelden gefotografeerd. Het gaat eerder om een kritische manier van kijken, onderzoek doen en verhalen vertellen. En dat levert een geslaagde eindexamententoonstelling op in Cultureel... read more

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