more importantly, someone should also get me a job and find me a cheap apt. both of those things would be nice. in the meantime, i’ll be doing my job hunting from a spacious couch on the upper east side. come say hi, friends.
Bernard Herman will speak on Blublu and its relationship to contemporary anarchist street art; Cartin Collection Curator Steven Holmes will address collecting outsider art in the context of a private contemporary collection; Colin Rhodeswill discuss current scholarship in the field; Leslie Umberger, Senior Curator Kohler Arts Center, will speak on the mounting of exhibitions in a contemporary center; and Brooke Davis Anderson, Director and Curator, Contemporary Center at the Folk Art Museum, will moderate.
“Last month, there was [a themed auction at Phillips de Pury] called Sex. Of the 271 erotic-themed contemporary lots, only 69% sold…”—Stuart Jeffries, in a Guardian profile on rockstar auctioneer Simon de Pury. Sorry Stuart - 69% at the Sex auction? I think someone’s taking the piss.