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Jorge Pardo at Friedrich Petzel

by Tom Moody on July 1, 2010
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Many people in New York know Jorge Pardo’s work because he designed the last ground floor exhibition for the Dia Foundation’s 22nd Street location, before that space went to rot to make way for Dia Beacon. Pardo’s colorful, Jim Isermann-like floor tiles were visible through the windows for years. His installation at Friedrich Petzel, which closed June 19, will not leave such an indelible impression.

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We Get Mail

by Tom Moody on June 30, 2010
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We’re still working on getting the comment system fixed but in the meantime a few comments came in that I’ll respond to in the main post. My Jorge Pardo review will wait until we can have a proper pile-on.

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Comment Issues – Please Stay Tuned

by Tom Moody on June 29, 2010
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We’re having some problems with the new comment system. Older comments are disappearing from recent threads. Paddy is working on the problem and missing comments will be manually replaced tomorrow. In the meantime…

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Heather Rowe at D’Amelio Terras

by Tom Moody on June 29, 2010
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Heather Rowe’s exhibition at D’Amelio Terras, which closed June 19, offered a poMo counterpoint to Anne Truitt’s highMo across the street at Matthew Marks. Where Truitt gave us skyscrapers we weren’t supposed to compare to skyscrapers, Rowe gave us a funhouse that that wasn’t fun.

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Anne Truitt at Matthew Marks

by Tom Moody on June 28, 2010
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Matthew Marks Gallery’s show of Anne Truitt’s work closed June 26. Viewing it opened a time portal back to the late ’60s, when Clem Greenberg’s grip had loosened in New York but still held provincial Washington DC in a vise-like clutch.

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IMG MGMT: Psychotronic GIFs

by Tom Moody on August 5, 2008

IMG MGMT is an artist essay series highlighting the diversity of curatorial processes within the art making practice. Today’s invited artist Tom Moody shows at artMovingProjects in New York, maintains the blog tommoody.us, and recently exhibited videos in the Dallas Video Festival. Animated GIFs have evolved over the last several years into a kind of […]

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