1. Alle Posts mit dem Tag "interview"

  2. We caught up with downtown art dealer Rick Rounick to chat about his new show and how Haring and Basquiat transformed New York.

    • 5 days ago, 
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  3. Catching up with Donald Sultan

    We caught up with artist Donald Sultan in his incredible Manhattan studio.
    The artist is best known for his massive still lifes and landscapes, and noted for his use of abstracted black forms against areas of bright color.

    • 1 week ago, 
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  4. We caught up with Bottega Veneta’s creative director Tomas Maier to talk collecting art, collaborating with artists on campaigns, and what inspires his designs.

    • 3 weeks ago, 
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  5. Phyllida Barlow has just unveiled her largest piece to date, dock (2014), a series of riotous sculptural assemblages commissioned by Tate Britain for the monumental Duveen Galleries.

    We caught up with the artist to talk about how she tackled such a tremendous project and space. 

    • 3 weeks ago, 
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  6. Meet Tunisian Street Artist el Seed

    Last summer, the Tunisian-born calligrafitti artist eL Seed spent a month touring his country, visiting 17 cities and towns and painting 24 walls across Tunisia in the process. 

    We caught up with him to chat about the trip, the book and everything in between. 

    • 4 weeks ago, 
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  7. Stockholm Photography Week

    artnet’s Linda Dobke caught up with the director of Photo Market, Karin Jerneld, to hear more about what’s in store for this year’s edition.


    In the first week of April, the Swedish Museum of Photography is hosting the 2nd edition of Photo Market as a part of Stockholm Photography Week 2014. This bijou art fair dedicated exclusively to the medium of photography is both exclusive and accessible, featuring an invite-only exhibitor list of only eight galleries, Milan’s Forma, Berlin’s Camera Work and Oslo’s PUG among them. The focus of the fair? Presenting world class work in a highly visitor-friendly atmosphere, highlighting the growing importance of photography on the art market, and creating a forum in which new audiences can collide with experts in the field to learn more about acquiring and collecting photography.

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    • 1 month ago, 
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  8. Meet Art Collector Ella Fontanals-Cisneros

    We sat down with Cuban-born art collector Ella Fontanals-Cisneros to discuss 'Prácticas Globales: Latin American Art from the Ella Fontanals-Cisneros Collection’, a show which will go on view Wednesday, March 19 at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts. 
    The show was developed in collaboration with the Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation (CIFO), a nonprofit she and her family founded in Miami.

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  9. Curating The Whitney Biennial 

    In a few days, the 2014 Whitney Biennial, the last to take place in the Whitney Museum’s Marcel Breuer-designed building on Madison Avenue, will open. With 103 artists brought together by three curators working virtually independently of one another, this year’s Biennial is really a three-in-one. 

    We spoke to two of the curators about the unique challenges and thrills of curating the Biennial.

    Presented by Bottega Veneta

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  10. Known for her photographs of the rich, famous, and beautiful, Roxanne Lowit began documenting the behind-the-scenes of the fashion world in the late 1970s. Since then, her photographs have appeared in magazines such as the Italian Vanity Fair, French Elle, and Glamour. 

    Enjoy the interview! 

    • 1 month ago, 
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  11. Interview with Hassan Hajjaj

    Hassan Hajjaj’s work addresses issues of consumerism and branding in a cross-cultural context, combining elements of contemporary fashion and design with art historical portrait formats that are enriched by handcrafted frames. 
    We caught up with the Moroccan artist at Taymour Grahne Gallery in New York.

    • 2 months ago, 
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  12. Photographer Larry Fink has gained industry-wide acclaim for shooting the most exclusive parties and backstage events swarmed by the cultural elite.

    • 2 months ago, 
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  13. Meeting Russell Young

    As a child, British artist Russell Young considered his world to be dark, he disliked school, enjoyed punk music and developed a fascination with American culture.
    After trying his luck in London and having to live on the streets for a while, Young was discovered by photographer Christos Raftopoulos, which marked the start of an extraordinary career. 
    We caught up with Russell Young in his studio - enjoy the interview!

    • 2 months ago, 
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  14. Meeting Wang Qingsong

    Selected as one of three artists to represent China in the China National Pavilion at this year’s 55th Venice Biennale, Wang Qingsong is one of the country’s most famous Contemporary artists. 
    We sat down with him to discuss his past work and future projects.

    • 2 months ago, 
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  15. Watch artist Deborah Kass talk about the importance of giving voice to those outside of the ‘Great, White Male’ history of art.

    • 3 months ago, 
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  16. As photo l.a. opens this week, take a look at our interview with Roxanne Lowit who began documenting the behind-the-scenes of the fashion world in the late 1970s.

    • 3 months ago, 
    • 21 notes