29.03.2012

MONI MON AMIE VIDEO AND JULIA HOLTER’S ALBUM RELEASE PARTY

Julia celebrates the release of Ekstasis in her hometown of Los Angeles this Sunday, April 1st with a free show at Atwater Crossing. Presented in part by dublab, the show will feature performances by Rick Bahto (who directed the video for “Marienbad”) and Mark So, back-dropped by projections from Zhelezov. More info here. Holter and her ensemble of Christopher Votek (cello) and Corey Fogel (percussion) prepare for extensive US & European touring beginning with a special solo appearance by Julia at the Unsound Music Festival in New York on Wednesday, April 18th. European dates in May and June include festival stops at Le Guess Who? (5/26/12), Field Day (6/2/12), and Forbidden Fruit (6/04/12). Head to RVNG website for complete tour dates.

juliashammasholter.com
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29.03.2012

RINEKE DIJKSTRA’S RETROSPECTIVE AT SFMOMA

From February 18 to May 28, at SFMOMA — San Francisco (USA)

Rineke Dijkstra, Kolobrzeg, Poland, July 26 1992, chromogenic print; © Rineke Dijkstra

“Rineke Dijkstra: A Retrospective” is an ongoing exhibition at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art through May 28. Organized by the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, the exhibition features nearly 70 color photographs and five video installations of the Dutch artist Rineke Dijkstra. As part of the One On One project, on April 19 a curator talk by Lisa Sutcliffe, assistant curator of photography at SFMOMA, will take place at 6:30 pm in the Haas Atrium before moving into the galleries. In the meantime check our brief visual essay after the break.

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27.03.2012

STYLE IS A GIFT: KATY LASSEN

Freelance stylist — London (UK)

Sleek Magazine editorial, photo by Mark Kean, styled by Katy Lassen

Katy is a freelance stylist and consultant based in London. Originally from the Lake District, Katy started her career assisting at Conde Nast titles Vogue, Glamour and GQ before joining the launch of biannual title GQ Style as Junior Fashion Editor. Now a freelance stylist she contributes to magazines such as Sleek, Tiger, Exit, Nylon and I Love Fake. Katy has consulted for several young London designers, luxury and high-street brands. She is represented by Saint Luke Artists in London and 2DM in Milan.

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27.03.2012

LAST SEDUCTION BY MARIANNA ROTHEN AND SHANNON PLUMB

From March 29 to May 3, at Hendershot Gallery — New York (USA)

www.hendershotgallery.com
www.mariannarothen.com
www.shannonplumb.com


22.03.2012

CSLSX & I BREAK HORSES COLLABORATION


22.03.2012

INTERACT AND DEVELOP: LETIZIA RAGAGLIA

Art Historian / Museum director — Bolzano (Italy)

Carl Andre Exhibition view, Museion, 2011. Photo by Othmar Seehauser

Letizia Ragaglia is an Art Historian specialized in museology and contemporary art, curator of contemporary art projects and commissions. Since 3 years she holds the director role at Museion, Museum of Contemporary Art in Bolzano, for which she curated, among other things, the exhibitions of Monica Bonvicini, Isa Genzken, Carl Andre and VALIE EXPORT. And, unlike some might think, she manages to live in the digital divide and combine her favorite past times, doing sports and dancing, with the art world.

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13.03.2012

The George Tavern presents its new monthly Vintage Sale!

March 25th, at The George Tavern — London (UK)

This sunday sample the delights of The George’s bar whilst browsing through a huge selection of special items, including clothing, accessories, bric-a-brac and handmade crafts. They’ll be serving afternoon tea and homemade cakes out in the garden with DJ’s spinning the best of Soul/RnB/Rock & Roll/Funk ALL DAY LONG and into the evening! So pop down for a relaxing Sunday of shopping!

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13.03.2012

MAKING INTERESTING THINGS HAPPEN: AMANDA SHARP

Director at Frieze — New York (USA)

Frieze Art Fair 2011, photo by Graham Carlow Courtesy of Graham Carlow/Frieze

Former londoner Amanda Sharp, but living in New York since 13 years, together with her business partner Matthew Slotover, has in 20 years become one of the art world’s major players. Frieze, the contemporary art magazine they started with artist Tom Gidley in 1991, is now a central reference in the field, and London’s Frieze Art Fair, which was launched in 2003, is now one of Europe’s hottest cultural events. The Frame section, exclusively featuring young galleries, was added in 2009 to critical acclaim; 2012 will see the debut of Frieze New York (4-7 May 2012) and London’s Frieze Masters (11-14 October 2012), dedicated to non-contemporary art. Find out more after the break!

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