Posts Tagged ‘Dieter Roelstrate’

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DOCUMENTA 14 // ATHENS 2017

by Stephanie Cristello Led by Artistic Director of documenta 14, Adam Szymczyk, it was announced yesterday that the 2017 edition of the exhibition would take place equally between its established territory and a second site: Athens, Greece. Chicago-based curators Dieter Roelstrate, Manilow Senior Curator at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago, and Monika Szewczyk,[…]

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THE WAY OF THE SHOVEL, PART II // MCA CHICAGO

by Ruslana Lichtzier – Republished with retracted edits – The Way Of The Shovel is an enticing exhibition for the curious mind. Part one of this review focused on the archeological attitudes the show is built upon, and the dialectic relationship between art and scholastic practices. The attempt to trace this major current movement in[…]

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THE WAY OF THE SHOVEL // MCA CHICAGO

by Ruslana Lichtzier The concern with uncharted, muted, and invisible histories has been apparent on a global art platform since the early 2000s. That is the proposal given to us by The Way Of The Shovel: Art as Archeology, which opened early this November at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago – a carefully composed[…]