Posts Tagged ‘THE SEEN Issue 05’

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THE BOAT IS LEAKING. THE CAPTAIN LIED. // FONDAZIONE PRADA

click here to download PDF By Greg Foster-Rice Situated beneath a pediment, surrounded by frescoes in a Venetian palazzo, the door’s unexpected metal hinges and rounded edges mimic the way a ship’s hatches are designed to withstand water pressure in the event of a hull breach. This facsimile of a naval door serves as an[…]

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GAYLEN GERBER // ARTIST LECTURE SERIES VIENNA CONVERSATIONS

click here to download PDF In Conversation with Eva Badura-Triska The following conversation between artist Gaylen Gerber and Vienna-based curator Eva Badura-Triska took place at Galerie Emanuel Layr in Fall 2016 as part of the Artist Lecture Series Vienna Conversations. The transcript below is a full record of the talk, on the occasion of Gerber’s[…]

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LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

click here to download PDF by Stephanie Cristello On April 8, 2017, in Athens, my first encounter of documenta 14 was marked by the translation of Arseny Avraamov’s Symphony of Sirens (1919–1923). Installed within the upper level galleries of the EMST, National Museum of Contemporary Art Athens, archival text and scores related to the composer’s[…]

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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,[…]