Posts tagged as:

CANADA

The Definitive NADA Slideshow and Commentary

by Corinna Kirsch and Whitney Kimball on December 6, 2013
Thumbnail image for The Definitive NADA Slideshow and Commentary

The only NADA slideshow that matters.

Read the full article →

Are Middle-Tier Galleries Really Struggling?

by Paddy Johnson on November 20, 2013
Thumbnail image for Are Middle-Tier Galleries Really Struggling?

This week at I talk about the expansion of Lower East Side galleries.

Read the full article →

This Week’s Must-See Art Events Are This Season’s Must-See Art Events

by Paddy Johnson and Whitney Kimball on October 28, 2013
Thumbnail image for This Week’s Must-See Art Events Are This Season’s Must-See Art Events

There’s been a variety of fun and whimsical art events lately, but every once in a while there’s a week of substantive works which we’ll be thinking back on for years to come. Performa is one of those, and the online biennial “The Wrong” might be another. And after 41 years, this Tuesday’s event at the Clocktower Gallery may be your last opportunity to visit before it’s turned into luxury condos.

Read the full article →

We Went to the Lower East Side: CANADA, Thierry Goldberg, and Invisible-Exports

by Paddy Johnson Whitney Kimball and Corinna Kirsch on October 10, 2013
Thumbnail image for We Went to the Lower East Side: CANADA, Thierry Goldberg, and Invisible-Exports

Three editors trekked out to see the first fall shows in the LES. They came back with plenty of banter about some of the season’s best shows so far—at Thierry Goldberg, Invisible-Exports, and CANADA, respectively.

Read the full article →

This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Mega-Openings, Round Two

by Whitney Kimball Corinna Kirsch and Gabriela Vainsencher on September 9, 2013
Thumbnail image for This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Mega-Openings, Round Two

Time for round two of massive openings. After over a year, CANADA Gallery finally reopens in its new Broome street space, right across from P!. On Thursday night, Chelsea opens. On Friday night, something’s going down at the Redhook galleries, but we’re not sure what. And tomorrow, we hope Cleopatra’s doubles its benefit goals for artist, curator, and Dependent Fair founder Rose Marcus, to help her pay for major surgery–and so do many talented artists who’ve contributed to her benefit auction. All that, and more, after the jump!

Read the full article →

The 55th Venice Biennale: Giardini Slideshow With Commentary

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on June 3, 2013
Thumbnail image for The 55th Venice Biennale: Giardini Slideshow With Commentary

Last week we spent hundreds of hours looking at art at the Venice Biennale. We saw a lot of art. It’s a sprawling affair, that invites hundreds of countries to exhibit their nation’s best artwork.

We have a lot to talk about, so without any further ado, here’s part one of our Giardini slideshow with commentary. It features pavilions by Russia, Great Britain, Switzerland, Venezuela, Greece, Poland, Serbia, Japan, South Korea, Germany, the United States, and Canada. Look for part two later today.

Read the full article →

Venice Prep: How Not To Wait In Line

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on May 29, 2013
Thumbnail image for Venice Prep: How Not To Wait In Line

Did anyone else spend four or more hours queuing in line to see Mike Nelson’s exhibition at the British Pavilion in 2011? Never. Again. Those making their game plan for the Venice Biennale today may want to get into the pavilions likely to have queue lines early. What are those pavilions? We have a list!

Read the full article →

AFC’s Top 10: Whitney Kimball

by Whitney Kimball on January 3, 2013
Thumbnail image for AFC’s Top 10: Whitney Kimball

2012 wasn’t such a sea of shit after all. Every month or so, as the pandering museum shows and art fairs and summer group shows and art writer resignations and auction records had me losing hope, one of these came along. Thank God for that.

Read the full article →