Posts Tagged ‘New York’

EVIL DEAD 2: Matt Jones and Kadar Brock at Horton Gallery

EVIL DEAD 2 - Matt Jones and Kadar Brock

Blog entry by Devon Elise Atkins – in Berlin; Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011.

Everyone has different ideas about what happens when we die, every culture a different way of mourning or celebrating the life we have lived. A Wake opened to coincide with the Mexican tradition Lo Dia de los Muertos, or The Day of the Dead, and explores death and the afterlife from various perspectives in moving images.
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NY Book Launch – “I’ll Be Dead By the Time You Read This”

Romeo Alaeff

This Wednesday, November 30th, the launch of Romeo Alaeff’s newest publication, I’ll Be Dead By The Time You Read This, will be celebrated in New York City at Power House Arena. The animal characters, originally born out of Alaeff’s Evolution of Despair series, are paired with darkly humorous text allowing the viewer to…[read on…]


The Affordable Art Fair: Art for Everyone!

The premise: Art for Everyone!

Founded in 1999 in London by Will Ramsay, the aim was to make contemporary art accessible to everyone, and to show you don’t need to be an art expert or a millionaire to enjoy and buy art….

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Sara Rahbar

by Monica Salazar // Nov. 15, 2011
Sara Rahbar, a mixed media artist based in New York, hails originally from Tehran, Iran. In 1981, a 5 year-old Rahbar fled with her family, travelling for over seven…[read on]

The State of Berlin offering stipends for artists to work abroad

Blog entry by Nico Andersson – in Berlin; Saturday, July 30, 2011.

Artists that have been based in Berlin for 3 years or more are now being offered the opportunity to be inspired by living in a new culture, with funding from the state. The list of destinations to apply for are located in various international countries including Asia, Europe and the U.S.A. Application for this unique creative opportuniy is open to artists in the fine arts, video or photography field.

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Cory Arcangel interprets Bach Goldberg Variation No.1

Blog entry by Katy Diamond Hamer – in Berlin; Thursday, July 21, 2011.

In his first ever solo exhibition in Berlin, New York based multi-media artist Cory Arcangel; Here Comes Everybody is currently on view at the Hamburger Bahnhof museum in Berlin until August 28th, 2011. Cory is also participating in an exhibit at The Whitney Museum of American Art in New York and has a growing international presence within the contemporary art/video community.

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SHIRIN NESHAT: I Know Something About Love

Blog Entry by Adam Roche – in Berlin; Tuesday, March 15, 2011.

Examines the theme of love through the lenses of gender, probably as established and enforced since the 1979 islamic revolution in Iran. In her two- channel video work, Fervor, 2000, Neshat seems not only to highlight the frustration and helplessness of Iranian women in this paridigm, but also to demonstrate how the negative view of love within the revolutionary culture affects the natural human feelings. [view all images…]

Romeo Alaeff

Berlin Art Link Studio Visit with Romeo Alaeff
by Ester Ippolito, Monica Salazar // Feb. 28, 2011
Contradictions, humour and questions around knowledge permeate Romeo Alaeff’s series work, especially those created since 2005. An artist based in…[read on]