The American Folk Art Museum packs up Marino Auriti’s ‘Il Enciclopedico Palazzo del Mondo (The Encyclopedic Palace of the World)’ and prepares to send it to the 55th International Venice Biennale. Shot by William Philbin, edited by John Kingman.
in il bocca del lupo, folk art museumWednesday May 1, 2013 | Comments
Wednesday April 17, 2013 | Comments
Decorated like an old bank vault, Glynn’s bar at Frieze New York 2013 will be accessible through a secret door. Inside, bartenders will perform magic tricks while serving cocktails to guests.
“Twisted Dump Truck” (1:5 scale model) 2011
Lasercut stainless steel
29 1/2 inches x 6.6 feet x 31 inches
Shadi Habib Allah
Chair Sink, 2009
Folding industrial chair, plumbing bits
“Marilyn Monroe as Theda Bara”, 1958
Published in Life Magazine, Dec 22, 1958 as part of the feature “Fabled Enchantresses”Friday April 5, 2013 | Comments
Per artists’ website:
Thursday March 28, 2013 | Comments
A collection of “rider agreements”, the element of a live musician’s contract in which they specify catering and hospitality agreements for their dressing rooms. The artists assemble the various products requested by Jennifer Lopez, Nine Inch Nails, Guns ‘n Roses and Christina Aguilera. These found products are installed on plinths alongside reproductions of the artists’ rider agreements.
Diggin on Mounir Fatmi’s clever sculptures.Wednesday March 27, 2013 | Comments
“studio museum harlem (work) – m4w – 33 (Harlem / Morningside) – 33.”
shelly – i delivered artwork this morning to you and it was cold but you were warm and greeted me with smiles. i want to see you again. can we meet in secret – and see a movie while holding hands or let me write a poem about your curly golden hair and bouncy disposition while you eat cheese cake and giggle and look into my eyes? i will drop everything to come and see you – anytime – anywhere."
(Source: blogs.artinfo.com)Friday January 25, 2013 | Comments
Art Shipping Christmas Cards: a mini-survey.
Part 4: Ursula KrinzingerFriday December 21, 2012 | Comments