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At NADA, Joel Mesler Dissolves Boundaries

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Visitors to this year’s NADA fair in New York, opening tomorrow, might be surprised to discover a publicist selling work by a downtown gallerist, much of it with a wildly modest price tag.

Quoted: Eileen Myles on Getting Paid for Poems

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Poet, art writer, and Hilary supporter Eileen Myles has written a post on the Poetry Foundation’s blog — which, among other things, is about getting paid $400 to write the post’s more than… More ›

Seattle Art Fair Announces Exhibitor List

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The Seattle Art Fair has announced the exhibitor list for its second edition, running August 4 through 7, at the Seahawks’s downtown CenturyLink Field. A collaboration between Brooklyn-based Art… More ›

Independent Makes Its Brussels Debut

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The Independent fair, a mainstay of the New York art calendar since 2010, launched this year for the first time in Brussels; it’s up through Saturday, April 23.

Art Basel Announces 2016 Film and Video Program

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The film and video program for the 2016 edition of Art Basel in Basel, running June 16-19, has been announced. Pierre Bismuth’s “Where is Rocky ll?”, a playful hybrid-film about the search for… More ›

Arts Grantmaker Gains $20 Million Endowment

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MIAMI — United States Artists, a major private grantmaking organization, has received close to $20 million from foundations and individual donors to form an operating endowment. The bulk of the… More ›

DIS Is Feeling the Bern

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We know what you’re thinking: first David Lynch, now DIS? But while the shock-haired auteur’s endorsement of Bernie Sanders was little more than a giddy tweet, the seemingly… More ›

Hauser & Wirth Now Representing Jack Whitten

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The extremely excellent Jack Whitten is now represented internationally by powerhouse Hauser & Wirth (from 2007 to 2015 he worked with Alexander Gray in New York).

An Endurance Performance For Abortion Rights

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Last night, at just past hour eight of Alicia Grullón’s full reenactment of Wendy Davis’s historic 2013 filibuster in the Texas State Senate, the artist was looking tired. She had come to the… More ›

MoMA Closing Architecture and Design Galleries

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Ahead of its Diller Scofidio + Renfro renovation and expansion, the Museum of Modern Art in New York City is dismantling its architecture and design galleries, as well as its spaces dedicated to… More ›