Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Museum of Art’

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

click here to download PDF by Guillaume Désanges This text applies a Duchampian methodology: that of imaginative chance, or how meaning is created by coincidence. In 2011, an exhibition at the Städtische Galerie im Lenbachhaus in Munich, Germany was based on Marcel Duchamp’s brief stay in the city in 1912. The show proposed to reveal,[…]

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GILBERT & GEORGE // WHITE CUBE BERMONDSEY LONDON

by Kostas Prapoglou Gilbert & George’s current exhibition at White Cube in Bermondsey, entitled THE BANNERS, entails a series of ten new works, each of which is duplicated three times and colonizes the whole of the gallery space. Evocative of protest banners, all thirty watercolor paper mounted on linen works follow the same template and[…]

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REPRESENT: 200 YEARS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN ART

by Joshua Michael Demaree The noblest of tasks, even if they fail, carry with them some modicum of respect. It is a “shoot for the moon” scenario: all uphill, constant drag, go, go, go. Regardless of the outcome, if the goal is righteous, then the process is too. Setting out to represent the whole of[…]