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“I’ve become a very hyphenated artist”
Based in San Francisco, American composer, performer and new media artist Pamela Z has built a solid artistic career in which she punctuates voice experiments with live electronic processing, sampling and video. We spoke with Pamela Z about her origins, the interdisciplinary approach in her compositions, and the [...]
Who Cares? 16 Essays on Curating in Asia. Edited by Álvaro Rodríguez Fominaya and Michael Lee. Hong Kong: Para/Site Art Space with Studio Bibliothèque and seed | projects, 2010. 187 pages. ISBN 9789889896393
By Irina Leyva-Pérez
This book opens the forum with a simple yet intriguing question: Is it different to curate an exhibition in [...]
By Paco Barragán
“Tell from time to time the truth, so they will believe you when you lie,” French playwright Jérôme Touzalin once said. This strong statement deals not only with truth and lies, but it also invokes, in a particular manner, concepts like reality and representation, veracity and fiction, veridicality and plausibility; in [...]
By Michele Robecchi
On June 15, 1996, the Irish Republican Army detonated the biggest bomb ever inflicted upon the U.K. during peacetime, this time in Manchester. Placed in a Ford Cargo parked on Corporation Street, police first became aware of the explosive after an anonymous phone call to the local TV station Granada, giving [...]
By Christoph Cox
Philosophical aesthetics suffers from a peculiar arrogance toward its object of inquiry, an arrogance that the “non-philosopher” François Laruelle has termed “the principle of sufficient philosophy.”1 By this awkward phrase, Laruelle cites the pretension of philosophy to elevate itself above any object or discourse in order to offer a philosophy of [...]
This summer, the Museum of Modern Art in New York opens “Soundings: A Contemporary Score,” a much anticipated group exhibition that promises to present the work of some of the most innovative contemporary artists working with sound today. ARTPULSE took the opportunity to interview Barbara London, MoMA’s long-standing media art curator, who has [...]
In the lead up to Marco Fusinato’s work being featured in “Soundings: A Contemporary Score,“ which runs from August 10th to November 3rd at the Museum of Modern Art, New York (MoMA), Emily Cormack spoke with the artist, whose practice is equal parts violent subversion and conceptual seduction. Fusinato has been working as [...]
“With more and more media readily available through this unruly archive, the task becomes one of packaging, producing, reframing, and distributing; a mode of production analogous not to the creation of material goods, but to the production of social contexts, using existing material. What a time you chose to be born!”—Seth Price wrote [...]
Current Pasts is a collaborative project that brings together Greek artist Vangelis Vlahos and Serbian artist Ivan Grubanov. In their visual research, both focus on an exploration of history and the role of memory, recording latter-day sociopolitical and historical developments and attempting to offer relevant interpretations. They often probe their native countries’ recent [...]
Eric Crosby is Assistant Curator of Visual Arts at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, where he has been on staff since 2009. He recently co-curated “Painter Painter” and “The Parade: Nathalie Djurberg with Music by Hans Berg,” which toured to the New Museum in New York and Yerba Buena Center for the [...]
René Morales is Curator at Miami Art Museum, soon to be redubbed Pérez Art Museum Miami. Previously, he worked at the Rhode Island School of Design Museum. He is working concurrently on three original exhibitions for the opening of the new Herzog and de Meuron-designed PAMM building: a large-scale, site-specific sculpture by Monika [...]