Posts Tagged ‘Ionit Behar’

ELLEN ROTHENBERG // SPERTUS INSTITUTE

by Pınar Üner Yılmaz If you had to leave your home for good, what would you take with you? Would you take your favorite books? The scarf that your grandmother knit for you, your favorite necklace that your best friend gave you, your red shoes, most comfortable pillow, love letters, spices that you cannot find[…]

AMALIA PICA // THE EXPERIENCE OF STRANGERS

click here to download PDF by Ionit Behar London-based Argentinian artist Amalia Pica focuses her work on the problem of communication: our performative nature of thought and speech. Pica’s wide-ranging practice includes sculpture, photography, drawing, film, installation, and performance. Her work often alludes to communal experiences, especially those we share with strangers—either at a party,[…]

SOLUTION, PROBLEM, PROBLEM, SOLUTION: ON THE ART OF LUIS CAMNITZER

by Ionit Behar click here to download PDF German-born Uruguayan artist and writer Luis Camnitzer moved to New York in 1964. He was at the vanguard of 1960s Conceptualism, working primarily in printmaking, sculpture, and installation. Camnitzer developed a body of work that explored language with both humor and politically charged strategies, and has been[…]

Pier Review // Issue 02

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