Monthly Archives: November, 2009

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BIG RED ON-THE-TOWN: CHORUS GALLERY

By BIG RED Saturday November 14th, 2009 Candid photos from a Big RED night on-the-town at GALLERY for the opening of OATH: New work From Clark Filio. Chorus Gallery “Oath” is on view until December 11th. Photos by James Manning.…

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BIG RED ON-THE-TOWN: GOETHE INSTITUT

By BIG RED Candid photos from a Big RED night on-the-town at Goethe Institute for the opening of Moments in Time 1989/1990. Curated by Rainer Rother, Artistic Director, Deutsche Kinemathek – Museum for Film and Television, Berlin. The exhibit features…

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BIG RED ON-THE-TOWN: LACONIA GALLERY

By BIG RED Friday, October 2nd, 2009 Candid photos from a Big RED night on-the-town at Laconia Gallery for the opening of “Making Connections: Contemporary Cuban Printmakers” presented by Boston Printmakers. Laconia Gallery Boston Printmakers “Making Connections: Contemporary Cuban Printmakers”…

Articles Adolf Hitler and Adolf Ziegler visit the Degenerate Art exhibition, 1937.
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A REPORT FROM THE PHANTOM ZONE

By STEVE AISHMAN Somewhere along the way, rules got a bad name. People began to associate rules with authority and oppression of freedom. Rules are now seen as antiquated obstacles to individualism and progress. Artists in particular decided that following…

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VIDEO WORK IN SEOUL

By JAMES A. NADEAU I have spent the last two issues discussing the work that I viewed in Beijing, so I figured it was time to talk a little bit about my trip to Seoul. A lot of the work…

Articles Anna Fidler, Injured Brandon Roy, Pencil, pastel, acrylics on paper, 2009.
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ANNA FIDLER @ DISJECTA

By MICAH J. MALONE Sports and art rarely coincide. Only a handful of contemporary artists come to mind that have utilized sports and athletes as a primary subject. Paul Pfeiffer’s wonderfully jarring videos of basketball star Larry Johnson in perpetual…

Magazine Barb Choit, Patrick Nagel, 'Swimmers,' Fine Art Poster, Diluted Bleach Bath, UV Exposure Time Four Weeks, digital c-print, 20 x 30 inches, 2009.
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HIGHLIGHTS FROM MANHATTAN

By ALAN REID Barb Choit at Rachel Uffner Barb Choit has recently documented the structure and effects of a variety of lamps (and wattage) on a photographic negative; she’s also imaged and archived a collection of broken pottery. Now, in…

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BIG RED ON-THE-TOWN: IRON POUR @ MASSART

By BIG RED Friday, October 30, 2009 Part of MASSART Eventworks for Fall 2009. From the MASSART website: The Iron Pour has a strong history at Massachusetts College of Art, beginning as a fundraiser for the Metals Department, it has…

Articles Click here for a video of Aishman at Art Basel Miami in 2006
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A REPORT FROM THE PHANTOM ZONE

By STEVE AISHMAN Information has evolved into a new species of garbage. The entire concept of someone who is “informed” has changed and now fragmentary 140 character lines of text pass as communication. It is not that this new breed…

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MARKETWATCH

By MICAH J. MALONE I’ve hesitated to comment on the following story, if only because it is still being written. However, the fascinating conundrum that faces Chris Burden and Gagosian Gallery is far too rich to pass up. As was…

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ALEC SOTH’S DOG DAYS BOGOTA @ MASSART

By ERIK GULLARD Alec Soth’s exploration of Bogota stemmed originally from the adoption of his baby girl. The girl’s biological mother made a book full of letters, pictures, and perms and gave it to Soth and his wife. Upon receiving…