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by Art Fag City on November 1, 2010

Twitter / @Paddy Johnson: – Meg Whitman's personal spending on her campaign: $163 million. National Endowment for the Arts 2010 budget: $161.4 million Via: @Caterina

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Art Writer Paddy Johnson Raising Funds to Record The Sound Of Art on Kickstarter

by Art Fag City on September 21, 2010

Art Writer Paddy Johnson Raising Funds to Record The Sound Of Art on Kickstarter – Sound of Art gets a nod from NYPress

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Paddy Johnson at Art Agenda: Jill Magid’s A Reasonable Man in a Box

by Paddy Johnson on August 9, 2010
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When Jill Magid wrote “What is a reasonable man in a box?” on the Whitney’s wall I suspect she already knew the answer. The text references the “Bybee Memo,”* a leaked 2004 memorandum from the US Justice Department prescribing legal means for the CIA to employ illegal torture techniques such as confinement with insects.

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Paddy Johnson – Who the fuck needs more paintings? Today one has…

by Art Fag City on June 21, 2010

Paddy Johnson – Who the fuck needs more paintings? Today one has… I have no idea what this means, but it somehow seems relevant right now.

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Paddy Johnson at More Intelligent Life: Urs Fischer’s Marguerite de Ponty

by Art Fag City on December 24, 2009

POST BY: PADDY JOHNSON Urs Fischer at The New Museum, Photo: AFC I wrote a review of the New Museum’s Urs Fischer show for More Intelligent Life, the sister publication of The Economist.  The teaser below. Do grand gestures reduce to one-trick-pony-art in museums? That's my concern about Urs Fischer's three floors of aluminium blobs, purple […]

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Paddy Johnson at NYPress: Bring Art On

by Art Fag City on August 27, 2009

Spencer Finch, The River That Flows Both Ways, 2007, rendering. I wrote a piece on a few of Creative Time’s latest projects for NYPress.  The teaser below. IT'S 10 A.M. AND Anne Pasternak, president of the 33-year-old public art organization Creative Time, is listing the tasks she's already completed for the day. “I sat on […]

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Paddy Johnson at The Guardian: What Next for the Beleaguered Rose Art Museum

by Art Fag City on May 5, 2009

Funding crisis … Visitors tour the Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University, Massachusetts, January 2009. Photograph: Essdras M Suarez/AP I wrote a piece for The Guardian on The Rose Museum. The teaser below. Facing what has been described as a potential $79m (£52.5m) deficit over the next six years, a dwindling endowment and a near-exhausted […]

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Bad At Sports Interviews Paddy Johnson

by Art Fag City on November 10, 2008

Paddy Johnson (left) Petra Cortright (right) at the Net Aesthetics 2.0 panel this spring. Image via: flickr. Those who wish to spend close to an hour of their time listening to me discuss the Internet with Bad at Sport’s Duncan MacKenzie have a real treat in store for them: 56 minutes of pure B.A.S. podcast.  […]

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Paddy Johnson at Time Out: Kevin Bewersdorf’s Monuments to the INFOspirit

by Art Fag City on October 2, 2008

Kevin Bewersdorf, Installation view Unfortunately, I had far more to say about Kevin Bewersdorf’s Monuments to the INFOspirit than the 250 word count at Time Out allows.  But this is why I have a blog.  An open thread after the clip. Could V&A, a gallery that shares its location with an acupuncture center, travel agency […]

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Paddy Johnson at Time Out NY: How Soon Is Now at the Bronx Museum

by Art Fag City on August 7, 2008

Dulce Pinzon, Cecilia This week’s issue of Time Out NY, includes my feature on How Soon Is Now at the Bronx Museum which I’m republishing a portion of here. Naturally, I encourage you all to purchase the issue because there are all kinds of listings and reviews you can only find in the print version. […]

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