Archive of Corinna Kirsch

AFC Senior Editor Corinna Kirsch received her MA in Modern Art History, Theory, and Criticism from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, where she published a thesis on 1960s and 1970s video art. From 2009 - 2010 she worked at the Weisman Art Museum where she curated exhibitions for the drawing and photography galleries. In 2010 she received the C Magazine New Critics Prize. She also contributes to the L Magazine’s blog The Measure.

Corinna has written 362 article(s) for AFC.

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Who’s the Real Con Here?

by Corinna Kirsch on April 23, 2014
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Gawker deliberately represents painter Pei-Shen Qian as the con artist mastermind of the Knoedler scandal, despite dozens of contradictory news reports.

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Feminism Is a Pile of Dicks

by Corinna Kirsch on April 22, 2014
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For a recent example of art that’s salable but lacks much of a message, take a look at NUD NOB, Sarah Lucas’s solo show at Gladstone Gallery’s 24th street location.

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Who Pays Artists in the Bay Area? The Compensation Foundation Wants to Know

by Corinna Kirsch on April 21, 2014
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Seriously, take this survey.

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Weekend Jams: Footage Island

by Corinna Kirsch on April 19, 2014
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In our new weekend series, we take a look at the best vids we found on the net over the past week.

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Seven Surprising Ways the Internet Has Screwed the Art World?

by Corinna Kirsch on April 18, 2014
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Art F City Editor Corinna Kirsch responds to “The Seven Surprising Ways the Internet Has Screwed the Art World.”

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FiveThirtyEight Proves That Bob Ross Painted Trees

by Corinna Kirsch on April 16, 2014
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91 percent of Bob Ross’s paintings included at least one tree.

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Writers: Apply to the Arts Writers Grant Program

by Corinna Kirsch on April 16, 2014
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Do it!

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[UPDATE] Allegations Emerge Against Mana-Terry Dowd for Intimidating Art Handlers

by Corinna Kirsch on April 16, 2014
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With the art handlers’ union vote coming up in just over a week, allegations have emerged charging Mana-Terry Dowd with voter interference.

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