ISSUE 05 // NOW LIVE

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Under the Cover

THE SEEN launches Issue 05 in print, featuring Bouchra Khalili on the cover to align with her inclusion in Singing Stones, the Palais de Tokyo’s first United States off-site exhibition at the Dusable Museum of African American History, with the Institut français. The issue also aligns with the Chicago Architectural Biennial and EXPO CHICAGO. The full-color, oversize journal will be produced as a limited-edition 9,000 count run available for distribution at multiple public locations throughout the city of Chicago, as well as select national and international distribution. With Staff Writers reporting from around the world, each issue of THE SEEN features in-depth writing on contemporary art, as well as highlight essays, artist profiles, reviews, and limited-edition contributions from top international artists.

Issue 05 features exclusive pieces and new commissions on the best in international contemporary art.


Issues 05: Read Online

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR
by Stephanie Cristello

Reviews

THE BOAT IS SINKING. THE CAPTAIN LIED.—THOMAS DEMAND, ALEXANDER KLUGE, AND ANNA VIEBROCK // FONDAZIONE PRADA
by Greg Foster-Rice

ARRIVING HERE: CANDIDA ALVAREZ // CHICAGO CULTURAL CENTER
by Susan Snodgrass

FOR LOVE AND MONEY: SUMMER OF LOVE—ART, FASHION, AND ROCK & ROLL // DE YOUNG MUSEUM
by Stephen F. Eisenman

BLUE BLACK: GLENN LIGON // PULITZER ARTS FOUNDATION
by Brian Prugh

POTENTIAL METAMORPHOSIS: HELENA ALMEIDA // ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
by Ruslana Lichtzier

Features

BOXING IN A SUITCASE: MARCEL DUCHAMP VS. ROCKY BALBOA // PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART
by Guillaume Désanges

UNCERTAIN HOPE: DOCUMENTA 14 // LEARNING FROM ATHENS
by Caroline Picard

ANGELO PLESSAS // THE POLITICS OF TOGETHERNESS
by Alfredo Cramerotti

BEYOND BUILDINGS—ANIA JAWORSKA, JAMES WELLING, AND AMANDA WILLIAMS // CHICAGO ARCHITECTURE BIENNIAL
by Kate Pollasch

BARBARA BLOOM // MUSICAL SCORES
Special Edition Insert 
Selected and Introduced by Stephanie Cristello

Interviews

SPACE, FORCE, CONSTRUCTION—REVOLUTSIIA! DEMONSTRATSIIA! SOVIET ART PUT TO THE TEST // MATTHEW WITKOVSKY & KATERINA CHUCHALINA
by Anastasia Karpova Tinari

GAYLEN GERBER // ARTIST LECTURE SERIES VIENNA CONVERSATIONS
by Eva Badura-Triska

AMALIA PICA // THE EXPERIENCE OF STRANGERS
by Ionit Behar

COUNTER-GEOGRAPHY—BOUCHRA KHALILI // PROFILE OF THE ARTIST
by Natalie Hegert

BY RADICAL DESIGN: GIANNI PETTENA // PROFILE OF THE ARTIST
by Dr. Kostas Prapoglou

A PERIOD OF (ECONOMIC) OPTIMISM—TERENCE GOWER // HAVANA CASE STUDY
by Joel Kuennen


With Staff Writers reporting from around the world, each issue of THE SEEN features in-depth writing on contemporary art, as well as highlight essays, artist profiles, reviews, and limited run artists editions from top international artists. Issue 04 features exclusive pieces and new commissions on the best in international contemporary art.

Pick up your free copy of THE SEEN Issue 05 at EXPO CHICAGO, in Chicago Culture boxes, museums, organizations, institutions, universities, hotels, and gallery districts throughout Chicago.

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