Ron Gorchov: Double Trouble at P.S.1
Date: 4 Jul 2006 | Views: 10533
P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center is pleased to announce the return of Ron Gorchov, an artist from the institution's inaugural Rooms (1976) exhibition. Gorchov was one of the 78 artists who participated in creating installation and studio-produced work meant for specific rooms and spaces in the then newly revitalized P.S.1 building. More...
Want Me To Shop? Give Me A Show!
Date: 4 Jul 2006 | Views: 8248
A simple plate-glass window festooned with goods is no longer enough to stimulate the desensitized public. To compete with soulless megamalls and the Internet, shops are returning to their loyal old helpmeets: architects. The ancient Romans concentrated their stores in dense arcades, an idea that the 19th century picked up with enclosed gallerias, which in turn begat the modern indoor mall 50 years ago. More...
Spanish Police Dig for Richard Serra Sculpture
Date: 4 Jul 2006 | Views: 9574
Ten years ago, Richard Serra's Equal Parallel/Guernica Bengasi sculpture, a 38 ton monster, disappeared from an open field where it was placed by authorities of the Reina Sofia Museum. Five days ago, the last hope to find the sculpture vanished when police excavated the garden of Arganda del Rey in Madrid but only found an old electrical tower. More...
A New Strategy for Contemporary Visual Arts
Date: 4 Jul 2006 | Views: 6812
Arts Council England has announced that it will be prioritising the visual arts. Today it launched Turning Point, a ten-year strategy which follows on from a major Arts Council review of the contemporary visual arts. More...
Mountains and Streams - Chinese Paintings
Date: 4 Jul 2006 | Views: 8978
The National Gallery of Victoria presents Mountains and Streams - Chinese Paintings from the Asian Collection, on view through September 10, 2006. This exhibition draws upon material from the National Gallery of Victoria's important collection of Asian art... More...