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Sulli, 25, was known for being outspoken. She was found in her home on Monday, the authorities said, with no signs of foul play.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: sulli (1994-2019), pop and rock music, social media, sm entertainment, south korea, deaths (fatalities)

Tommy Orange, the award-winning author of “There, There,” recommends his favorite books by Native writers.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: books and literature, native americans, poetry and poets, writing and writers, orange, tommy (author), eyes bottle dark with a mouthful of flowers: poems (book), the heartbeat of wounded knee: native america from 1890 to the present (book), empire of wild (book)

The judges rebelled against the literary prize’s rules and awarded it to “The Testaments” and “Girl, Woman, Other.”

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: man booker prize, books and literature, atwood, margaret, evaristo, bernardine, london (england), the testaments: the sequel to the handmaid's tale (book), girl, woman, other (book)

AMC Entertainment dominates the cineplex business. Now it also wants to be a major player in home viewing.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: movies, video recordings, downloads and streaming, amc entertainment holding inc., aron, adam m

In fits and starts, the professional curator arrogated responsibilities once held by the artist, the collector, the historian, or indeed the critic, becoming the figure who assigned meaning and importance to new art: someone the art historian Bruce Altshuler has called “the curator as creator.” Soon after, the curator stepped beyond the single museum or […]

Source Feed: ArtsJournal
Categories: ideas, 10.24.19

Yes, one of them is Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments; the other is Bernardine Evaristo’s Girl, Woman, Other. Over more than five hours of debate, the judges were told repeatedly that splitting the prize was not permitted, so the panel unanimously made the decision “to flout the rules.” – The Guardian

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Categories: words, 10.14.19

Peter Schjeldahl: “The renovation is a big deal for the global art world, and certainly for New York. It runs up against problems old and new. Generously enlarged quarters will only marginally relieve a chronic crush of visitors, the museum victimized by its own charisma. Enhanced representations of art by women, African-Americans, Africans, Latin-Americans, and […]

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Categories: visual, 10.14.19


The orchestra wear hard hats and gas masks, the choir emerges from a swirl of tear gas-like smoke, and as the music swells, cutaway shots show crowds thousands-strong marching through the streets of Hong Kong. – The Guardian

Source Feed: ArtsJournal
Categories: music, 10.13.19


If chronological age doesn’t matter, as I have argued, then people should be allowed to change this ‘age’ in their IDs to match their biological rather than their chronological age. – Aeon

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Categories: ideas, 10.09.19


“Having had roughly six years to figure out how to best attract TV viewers trained to feast on content, none of the streaming services set to debut between now and next spring will be exclusively adopting the binge model, and veterans like Netflix, Amazon and Hulu have tried different release strategies themselves.” – Los Angeles […]

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Categories: audience, media, 10.14.19

The touring multiday rap festival arrived at Citi Field with a vision of the genre that’s no longer rooted in the city.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: rap and hip-hop, asap rocky, blueface (rapper), lil uzi vert (rapper), meek mill (rapper), megan thee stallion (rapper), williams, jeffery lamar (young thug), scott, travis (1992- ), pop smoke (rapper), lil tjay (rapper), playboi carti (rapper)


Once the ultimate arbiter of great literature, it has struggled to remain relevant at a time of cultural fragmentation. It could not continue on its historical course—awarding unknown European poets who would fail to stir excitement in the media (and social media)—and remain relevant. – The New Republic

Source Feed: ArtsJournal
Categories: words, 10.10.19

Charles McNulty: “What is the distinctive stamp of L.A. theater? In posing this question to myself, I find my answer to be dismayingly similar to what I would have said when I moved to Los Angeles from New York 14 years ago to be The Times’ theater critic. The theater has remained decentralized, widely variable […]

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Categories: theatre, 10.14.19

Pedro Reyes said, "This edition of Aichi Triennale is perhaps the most political exhibition that has taken place in Japan in this century." Read More The post Following Censorship Controversy at Aichi Triennale, Artists Discuss Why They Removed Their Work—and Then Reinstated It appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: news, aichi triennale 2019, claudia martínez garay, javier tellez, pedro reyes, regina josé galindo

The poet and artist, who died last week, conceived of unforgettable phrases, and found new ways to circulate them. Read More The post Remembering John Giorno Through His Poetic Art appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: news, john giorno

The company, Perra da Nadie, released a statement: “Marta and 3 gentlemen who accompany her on this tour, flew from Barcelona with an overlay in Seattle where we were denied access to enter the country. Without knowing why they took us to a secluded room, they warned us from touching our phones, they took our […]

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Categories: dance, 10.10.19

Jumatatu M. Poe and Jermone Donte Beacham share their 10-year exploration of J-Sette, a call-and-response dance form.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: dancing, abrons arts center, bronx academy of arts and dance, poe, jumatatu m, beacham, jermone donte


With a new “Addams Family” movie in theaters, a look back at the portrayal of one of its most popular family members over the years.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: movies, addams, charles, the addams family (movie), the addams family (play), addams family values (movie)


The Paris Opera’s new production of “Les Indes Galantes” has freshness and energy that elude its “La Traviata.”

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: opera, dancing, paris opera, stone, simon (1984- ), cogitore, clement (1983- ), rameau, jean-philippe, verdi, giuseppe, la traviata (opera), les indes galantes (opera), dembele, bintou

In former spy Amaryllis Fox's memoir, “Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the C.I.A.,” the young officer dealt art by day and dealt with arms dealers by night. Read More The post C.I.A. Officer Says She Posed as Art Dealer While Undercover in Shanghai appeared first on ARTnews.

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Categories: news, amaryllis fox, shanghai


Movies made by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are an important part of a film and TV ecosystem in northern Utah. And there’s not an R-rating in sight.

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: mormons (church of jesus christ of latter-day saints), movies, television, byutv, utah, book of mormon videos (web-original program), the book of mormon (book)

He invented a service that delivered poetry by phone, starred in an Andy Warhol classic, and was an integral member of an avant-garde scene that is now almost passed. Read More The post John Giorno, Storied Artist Who Expanded Poetry’s Possibilities, Is Dead at 82 appeared first on ARTnews.

Source Feed: ARTnews
Categories: news, featured, john giorno

John le Carré takes aim at Brexit and Boris Johnson in his new novel, “Agent Running in the Field.”

Source Feed: NYT > Arts
Categories: espionage and intelligence services, great britain withdrawal from eu (brexit), le carre, john, agent running in the field (book), cold war era, johnson, boris, books and literature, writing and writers, england

On the third floor of the Selfridges department store in London, among the Marc Jacobs and Moschino couture, shoppers can now pick up a Ralph Lauren tie for 3 or a Zara skirt for 7. The bargains come courtesy of the US artist and writer Miranda July, who has set up a fully functioning charity shop inside the London department store.  The pop-up, which opened today (until 22 October) and was commissioned by the non-profit organisation Artangel, comes complete with the harsh strip lighting,...

Source Feed: The Art Newspaper

The Hong Kong and British socialite, fashion entrepreneur and early collector and supporter of Chinese contemporary art David Tang died on Tuesday 29 August aged 63. According to The Financial Times, where Tang penned a weekly advice column, he died  at Londons Royal Marsden Hospital from cancer. The UK-educated scion of a wealthy family originally from Shanghai, Tang founded elite restaurant chain China Club in 1991 and the fashion brand Shanghai Tang in 1994, both purveyors of a nostalgic...

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Christies will add an extra night of auctions to its autumn calendar, introducing an evening sale of design and photography for the first time during Frieze week. On Tuesday 3 October, the auction house will also hold a new sale called Up Close, featuring masterpieces on a small scale, followed by Masterpieces of Design and Photography. The strength of our October sales last year, which totalled 91m overall, and the strong sell-through rate [90% by lot in the evening sale], convinced us...

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Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power, Tate Modern (until 22 October) What a show! Each section and, indeed, pretty much each individual in this rich but rigorous celebration of black artists working in the US in the 1960s and 1970s, could spin off into a separate exhibition in its own right. The various responses to the black civil rights movement and what it meant to be a black artist in this turbulent time range through documentary, polemic, portraiture and abstraction,...

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The fourth edition of the Folkestone Triennial, an exhibition of site-specific public art, includes artist-organised salsa dancing lessons, a floating house in the local harbour, and a declaration by Bob and Roberta Smith that the entire town has become an art school (see below). The festive atmosphere is the result of years of investment. At the turn of the millennium, this town in Kent, in south-east England, was in a sorry state. Folkestones grandeur is not so much faded as bricked up,...

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Former US President turned prolific portrait painter, George W. Bush, has painted the faces of military veterans for his follow-up show to world leaders at the George W. Bush Presidential Centre in Dallas. Proceeds from the exhibition Portraits of Courage (until 1 October) and its accompanying book go towards supporting post-9/11 veterans and their families. The 66 portraits and a mural confirm how Bushs confidence with paint on canvas has grown since his first works were leaked online in...

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After almost two years of debate, Italy has approved a new law relaxing the countrys notably stringent art export regulations. The market and competition legislation, passed by Italian parliament earlier this month and effective as of 29 August, extends the window during which private owners of works by deceased artists may self-certify them for export from Italy without a licence, from 50 to 70 years after they were made. The law further streamlines Italys bureaucratic licensing process...

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A new fine art, drawing and sculpture fair is due to open in Paris in November, filling the gap left by the Paris Tableau fair which folded two years ago. More than 30 international galleriesincluding Didier Aaron of Paris and Galerie de Jonckheere of Genevawill participate in the Fine Arts Paris fair held at the Palais Brongniart (8-12 November).   Officials at the Salon du Dessin, Pariss longstanding drawings fair which launched in 1991, are behind the new initiative. Diversity and quality...

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ROME (AFP).- Italy’s Culture Minister Dario Franceschini Saturday called for a US guns dealer to withdraw an advertisement using an image of Michelangelo’s David — but with the famed statue holding a bolt-action rifle. “The image of David, armed, offends and infringes the law. We will take action against the American company so that it immediately withdraws its (advertising) campaign,” Franceschini tweeted in the afternoon. His comments come after the Historical Heritage and Fine Arts Board in...

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Categories: arts policy

LONG BEACH, CA.- The Long Beach Museum of Art debuted 41 newly acquired art works in its latest exhibition entitled Enriching and Engaging – Selected Recent Acquisitions. The exhibition runs from March 7, 2014 – June 15, 2014. Among the artists featured in the exhibition are Keith Haring, Claire Falkenstein, and Rafael Soriano, the renowned Cuban artist whose work Añoranza Idealizada is being displayed for the first time. In addition, the Museum is the first institution in California to have a...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

SHANGHAI.- Like Buddhist pilgrims who trek across vast terrain in search of enlightenment, artists Chen Linggang and Liang Weiyuan find meaningful insight through process. Between the Lines: Reading Chen Linggang and Liang Weiyuan presents contemporary works on canvas that express creation and contemplation, transcending legibility to fuel interpretation and introspection. The works contain an innate sense of inquisitive calm, marking traces of the artists’ hands and minds while inspiring...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

OLD WESTBURY, NY.- The Amelie A. Wallace Gallery at SUNY College at Old Westbury is presenting Body Conscious, a group exhibition by nine internationally acclaimed artists with diverse and exciting practices. Body Conscious seeks to explore the way artists have addressed female body image in contemporary art. By tackling anorexia, dieting, obesity, etc., each of these artists attempts to articulate the Western obsession with the size of women’s body. According to the National Eating Disorders...

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Categories: photography

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DALLAS, TX.- The Amon Carter Museum of American Art, the Dallas Museum of Art, and the Nasher Sculpture Center announced that together these three North Texas museums are adding more than a combined 1,700 high-resolution works of art to the Google Art Project. The Art Project allows online visitors to explore the museums’ paintings, sculptures, and other objects virtually. Highlights from the 1,200 images submitted by the Amon Carter showcase work by some of the greatest names in American art,...

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Categories: museums & galleries

OTTAWA.- The artists’ collective BGL, composed of Jasmin Bilodeau, Sébastien Giguère and Nicolas Laverdière, will represent Canada at the prestigious 56th International Art exhibition, La Biennale di Venezia, in Italy in 2015. The selection was announced by the National Gallery of Canadaon behalf of a jury of leading experts in contemporary Canadian art. The Venice Biennale is among the most prestigious contemporary art events in the world, and the only international visual arts exhibition to...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

LONDON.- Sotheby’s S|2 will present This Side of Paradise curated by Jane Neal, a leading expert on the contemporary art scene in Central and Eastern Europe and a celebrated curator. Featuring some of the most important contemporary painters working in the figurative tradition, This Side of Paradise offers a privileged view of artists who rather than follow the trajectory set by American Abstraction and Pop Art that dominated the latter half of the twentieth century, have instead committed to...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Los Angeles-based artist Jacqueline Kiyomi Gordon works in sound, installation and sculpture. Gordon investigates sonic and architectural applications of cybernetic systems in the 20th and 21st centuries to technological design, from anechoic chambers to the military’s use of Long Range Acoustic Device (LRAD) speakers. Reverse engineering those implements of social control, often through the use of audio and spatial feedback systems that manipulate the visitor’s senses; the...

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

GENESO, NY.- On March 29th, Cottone Auctions will be holding their annual Winter Fine Art and Antiques Auction offering 500+ lots in Cottone’s 6000 square foot gallery at 120 Court Street, Geneseo, NY. This important estate auction will include original paintings by noted listed artists, several Tiffany lamps, silver, sculpture, Asian art, antiquities, art glass, Oriental rugs and period furniture. Internet bidding will be facilitated by LiveAuctioneers.com and Invaluable.com (formerly...

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Categories: art market

ROSLYN HARBOR, NY.- The first garden was Eden —a setting of flowers and plants for the creation of our world and mankind. Ever since, we have cultivated gardens simply for their beauty or for the sustenance they provide as food. Flowers have served as inspiration for painters and poets from time immemorial. From the mundane to the exquisite, flowers enhance every facet of our lives. Their physical expression may be found in gardens and outdoor parties of every kind, from the [...]

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Categories: art events & exhibitions

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