Monthly Archives: April, 2014

Interviews Image from Shower performance by Jessica Borusky. Image courtesy of the artist
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Studio Sessions: Jessica Borusky

Hello and welcome to Studio Sessions. In this episode, I’ll be speaking with Jessica Borusky. Jessica earned her BA in visual and performance art from the New College of Florida in 2009. Jessica places her body at the center of…

Interviews 2014-03-16-05401073279227717_01-lg
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Boston Common: Mobius’s Daniel DeLuca

“Boston Common” highlights the people and organizations that shape Boston and New England’s cultural sector by going straight to the source to find out who they are, what they are doing, and how and why they do it. We hope…

Articles Dan Walsh, Threshold, 2013, Acrylic on canvas.
70 x 70 in.
Collection of the artist
Copyright Dan Walsh
Courtesy Paula Cooper Gallery, New York
Photographer Steven Probert
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The 2014 Whitney Biennial

The last Biennial to be held at Marcel Breuer’s grey granite bunker on Madison Avenue, before the Whitney moves to a new building on the Highline, boasts a collaborative team of curators. Stuart Comer is Chief Curator of Media and…

Magazine Chris Csikszentmihályi, Freedom Flies 01, 2003-2006
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What We Talk About When We Talk about Social

The Living as Form exhibition is a landmark survey of a diffuse set of socially-engaged art practices that have steadily been gaining momentum since the 1990s. Originally produced in 2011 by the New York-based public art agency Creative Time and…

Articles Photo by L. Barry Hetherington
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Through Abstraction We Shape the World

Through abstraction, we shape the world. Through art, we translate thoughts, intuitions, feelings, and intentions into actions that transform reality. – Olafur Eliasson The first time I attended an Olafur Eliasson speaking engagement was at the Education + Activism Salon…

Magazine Fred H.C. Liang
On view at Carroll & Sons
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#FirstFriday – 4 April 2014

This #FirstFriday, as always, you can hit up the MFA or the ICA Boston for their First Friday events, or you could head to the South End to the SOWA District art galleries—open from 5-8pm. SOWA galleries and artists’ studios…

Magazine Installation view of "Arlene Shechet: Meissen Recast," January 17 – Sunday, July 6, 2014. Photography by Erik Gould. Courtesy of the RISD Museum, Providence, RI.
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Review: Arlene Shechet: Meissen Recast

In Arlene Shechet’s Meissen Recast at the RISD Museum, strips of clay lie in slag heaps atop intricately painted ceramic vessels. A delicate foot protrudes from the frilly underside of a petticoat. A figure lies trapped beneath a white kiln…