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.

Corinna has written 611 article(s) for AFC.

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Found! A Tom Otterness Sculpture in a Suburban Mall

by Corinna Kirsch on June 18, 2015
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I found some weird-ass public art in The Woodlands.

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Your Guide to the NEWD Art Show

by Corinna Kirsch on June 3, 2015
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We’re giving the NEWD Art Show its own events posting because it just has so much going on. And lo, the fair looks darn good.

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Islamic State and the Reinvention of Iconoclasm

by Corinna Kirsch on June 1, 2015
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Art gives power to the already-powerful. But when the powerful are dethroned, their art usually comes tumbling down with them. That’s political iconoclasm: the destruction of statues, monuments, and images by those newly in power. Out with the old, in with the new.

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Everyone Is a Hacker: NEW INC x Deep Lab

by Corinna Kirsch on May 29, 2015
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Live-blogging Friday’s workshops at NEW INC, part of the New Museum’s IDEAS CITY festival.

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