Posts Tagged ‘Caroline Picard’

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CHICAGO ART CRITICS FORUM: SALON REVIEW

Friday, February 17, 2017 6:30 PM Panel Discussion 7:30 PM Cocktail Hour Mana Contemporary | 2233 S Throop St Chicago, IL 60608 THE SEEN and EXPO CHICAGO, in collaboration with Mana Contemporary, present the Chicago Art Critics Forum. In its fifth edition, Salon Review convenes a live panel of contemporary critics to discuss exhibitions currently[…]

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SITE SANTA FE // MUCH WIDER THAN A LINE

by Caroline Picard click here to download PDF SITE Santa Fe stands close to the downtown historic district of the city, beside train tracks and Warehouse 21, a haven for artistic youth. Contextualized by a landscape that originally belonged (and still partially belongs) to Native Americans, within the architectural residue of a complex colonial and[…]

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KERRY JAMES MARSHALL // PROFILE OF THE ARTIST

By Caroline Picard download printable pdf “We are not, as we sometimes like to imagine, independent thinkers with our own unique & groovy style of cognition: we have in fact inherited a narrow repertoire of prefab concepts, and we find ourselves thinking as thinking things on highly ramified architectonics of ideas, and along deeply grooved paths of[…]

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ANDREW HOLMQUIST // CARRIE SECRIST

by Caroline Picard Chicago-based painter Andrew Holmquist thinks and works through multiple mediums to reflect—not only on the act of painting and its central position in his practice, but also the (primarily male) body moving through space. His latest exhibition, Stage Left, includes 26 new works ranging from paintings on canvas, ceramic collaborations, a collaborative fashion[…]

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HAMBURGER BAHNHOF // BLACK MOUNTAIN COLLEGE

by Caroline Picard download the printable PDF from Issue 01 Finding Black Mountain: A Working Model For Sensible Members of Society The idea of Black Mountain College has baited my imagination since it first emerged into my experience—an accidental and auxiliary reference—from the otherwise vast sea of culture. The college came up periodically thereafter, breaching[…]

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SIMULTANEOUS: SERIPOP & SONNENZIMMER

by Caroline Picard Composing Landscapes “We’ve been friends and fans of Seripop since the early 2000’s when we (Sonnenzimmer and Seripop) both began making screen printed posters… Though our aesthetic is notably different, our work tends to be much more pushed back and quiet, they have a similar use of formal exploration and material experimentation that[…]

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PIER REVIEW // ISSUE 01

  Download Issue 01: Endless Column Download Issue 02 : Great Divides Download Issue 03 : Century of Progress Download Issue 04: Objects of Desire  

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ROBERT MAPPLETHORPE // GRAND PALAIS

by Caroline Picard Made, not Begotten “…Heva, naked Eve. She had no navel. Gaze. Belly without blemish, bulging big, a buckler of taut vellum, no, whiteheaped corn, orient and immortal, standing from everlasting to everlasting. Wombed in sin darkness I was too, made not begotten. By them, the man with my voice and my eyes[…]