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Wednesday Links!

by Paddy Johnson on October 5, 2011

  • People can talk about post-modernism forever. Corinna Kirsch has a smart post describing Modernism and Postmodernism as frenemies. [Here is a Fantasy]
  • Artists are behind Occupy Wall Street. Ben Davis provides the background (with mention of the Bloombergville protest in July, a similar activist campaign I had completely forgotten about. [ArtInfo]
  • Tom Otterness will never live down the fact that he once shot a dog. [GalleristNY]
  • Book stores are hard to keep afloat even when you’re Gagosian. After only two years, the gallery shuts its shop down. [Artinfo]
  • More than 10,000 items at Walters Art Museum (a third of its collection) can now be seen online. Let’s all flock to the site. [Baltimore Sun]
  • 3rd Ward expands to Philadelphia. [ArtForum]
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Last Chance to Buy Tickets To Flux Factory Bond Family Benefit

by Paddy Johnson on May 9, 2011
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Artist Nathan Bond knows cancer sucks better than most people. Both he and his wife Elisa Bond were diagnosed with the disease within nine days of each other — Nathan, with stage three rectal cancer and Elisa, with stage four breast cancer. They have a one year old child. Buy a ticket to the benefit at Flux Factory tomorrow and help support a family in need of help.

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Massive Links! Gallery Week to Launch | Bin Laden is Dead | Tom Otterness Has Dead Dog Problems

by Paddy Johnson on May 2, 2011
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Usama bin Laden is dead (you already heard). Also, people are continuing to make a stink that Tom Otterness killed a dog in the name of art 30 years ago, it’s Gallery Week, and both Dieu Donne and Arts Writers have residency and grant application deadlines approaching. Apply!

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