Openings & events at Schering Stiftung, Neumeister Bar-Am, HKW – Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Koch Oberhuber Wolff, Momentum,…[read on]
Article by Sarah Gretsch – in Berlin; Friday, Jul. 19, 2013.
PAPER, the current show at the Saatchi Gallery in London, adds its name to the slue of shows taking thematic cue from materiality (On Paper at Galerie Eigen + Art and Works on Paper at Momentum were two openings just within the last month in Berlin). Beyond names alluding to material…[read on…]
Blog Entry by Corinna Kirsch– in Berlin; Thursday, May 19, 2011.
I’m a fan of re-historicizing avant-garde figures whose works have fallen by the wayside. Jack Smith’s films are more erotic than Kenneth Anger and even a little messier. Every time I walked into Barbara Gladstone this week, the galleries were packed with an attentive audience. Artists Ryan McNamara, A.L. Steiner, and T.J. Wilcox were invited to utilize previously unreleased cinematic material by Smith to create contemporary works influenced by Smith’s mysterious, mythic, and performative approach to film making.