Landscapes of perception - Magnetic North at the Kunsthal

Colin Keays

The exhibition Magnetic North at the Kunsthal contrasts vivid images of fallen red leaves, sunlight on fresh snow, or a lone canoe drifting along a forest-lined creek with Indigenous understandings of the same land. Colin Keays on a curatorial attempt to critically reframe Canadian nationhood. 

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Supermarket Stockholm 2021 - Slowing down the fair
Stefan Cammeraat

Georgian food, prepared and served by an art space from Tbilisi at the end of every day, showed to be the best entree to Stockholm's international fair for artist-run spaces. 

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Research and resourcefulness: Sandberg Instituut Graduation Show 2021

Manuela Zammit

Last weekend, 64 graduation projects and a lively event programme coordinated by fresh graduates of the Sandberg Instituut animated the main building of Het Hem and the nearby Project Fabriek. Manuela Zammit travelled to Zaandam and was inspired by the resourcefulness of the works.

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An urgent attempt – Kirchner and Nolde: Expressionism Colonialism at the Stedelijk 

Hannah Vollam

Kirchner and Nolde: Expressionism Colonialism at the Stedelijk Museum tells a broader, darker story about two masters of modern art. It attempts to break free from the persuasive grip of art history and bridge the colonial divide between “art” and “ethnographic objects". All of which Hannah Vollam deems necessary if the museum wishes to be relevant or inclusive.

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The Artist's Novel: David Maroto talking to Chris Kraus, Cally Spooner and others at Page Not Found

Nele Brökelmann

With Chris Kraus and Cally Spooner zooming in, David Maroto's book presentation at Page Not Found promised to become memorable.

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 5 — 2021