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Jack Jaeger (1937–2013) 21.03.13
Artist, curator, and editor Jack Jaeger passed away five days ago.
From London's Olympic Cauldron to Australia's gruesome anti-smoking campaign, take a look at some of the most innovative designs from around the world, on display at the Design Museum in London from 20 March. The winner will be announced on 17 April. INCL The Gentlewoman and a square by Superflex. DR - 20.03.13
Anthony Huberman 19.03.13
Anthony Huberman has been named director of the San Francisco CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, reports Andrew Russeth of the New York Observer.
Higlights op Tefaf (met Velázquez, Lievens, Soutine, Dubuffet...) DR - 17.03.13
3d print race in design: dress, car and house. DR - 09.03.13
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.