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Two of the biggest art museums in California may soon become one. According to the Los Angeles Times DR - 08.03.13
A visit to Pivô, a new art space housed in Oscar Niemeyer's iconic Copan Building in downtown São Paulo, Brazil (video) DR - 02.03.13
What was so special about Cologne’s art scene in the ’90s? DR - 02.03.13
Hermitage Manifesta 27.02.13
The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg selected to host Manifesta 10, 2014
Manifesta 10 to Russia? 24.02.13
On Febr 22, Russian newspaper Izvestia reported that the 10th edition of Manifesta - the roaming European biennale, last sited in the Belgian mining town of Ghenk – will take place in St Petersburg in the summer of 2014.
Lego for Fans of Social Theory (among others: Foucault-Giddens-Hall-Butler). DR - 23.02.13
The Bride and The Bachelor in Barbican - Duchamp and his legacy. Philippe Parreno did the exhibition design. DR - 23.02.13
David Bowie & me DR - 23.02.13
Former West in Berlin 19.02.13
Documents, Constellations, Prospects, 18–24 March 2013. During a seven-day long gathering, artworks, talks, dialogues, rehearsals, performances, workshops, and mutual learning in various constellations of documents and prospects offer a multitude of encounters for negotiating the way of the world from 1989 to today, and for thinking beyond.
Move over galleries: artists sign with agents. As Stuart Semple joins an agency that also represents models and musicians, is there a new way to sell art? DR - 18.02.13