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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Death to Normcore

by Whitney Kimball Corinna Kirsch Andrew Wagner on July 21, 2014
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This week comes at us with high-energy midsummer events, more group shows, and air-conditioned movie theaters.

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This Week’s Must See Art Events: Artists Anonymous and Jimmy Carter’s Cat

by Paddy Johnson Whitney Kimball Henry Kaye on July 14, 2014
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With all the extra time on our hands during the slow months, we can finally check out a few works everybody’s been talking about. The legendary Sarah Sze-Venice Biennale Pavillion comes to the Bronx; a Ryan McNamara performance comes to the High Line; and Internet artists come to Spectacle Theater.

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Save Cooper Union Reaches Fundraising Goal

by Henry Kaye on July 10, 2014
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The Committee to Save Cooper Union Legal Fund has reached its fundraising goal of $150,000!

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Liz Taylor and Yahoo! Finance

by The AFC Staff on July 7, 2014
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This week, public art goes to Fire Island, intellectuals go to Dominique Lévy, and painters will flock uptown for a Keith Mayerson-Peter Saul combo. Lecturers talk about GIFs, and a net art show is inspired by Yahoo! finance. A group show mimics organic “farm-to-table” trends, and a new cult classic is born at Light Industry (starring Liz Taylor).

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Internet Poetry and Machinery for Living

by Paddy Johnson Andrew Wagner Whitney Kimball on June 30, 2014
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This week offers plenty of ways to stay cool with art. This primarily means heading in doors. Bunny Rogers reads poetry from her highly anticipated book “Cunny Poems, Vol. 1,” Hito Steyerl offers advice on how to remain invisible in the digital age, and the Knockdown Center is host to a day of surreal performance art. Also, lots of air-conditioned screenings. Welcome to summer.

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Pop Art and Pop Prophets

by Paddy Johnson Henry Kaye Corinna Kirsch on June 23, 2014
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This week, expect the arrival of the pop messiah.

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This Week’s Must See Events: Plant Consciousness and Tailgating

by Paddy Johnson Whitney Kimball Henry Kaye on June 16, 2014
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Looks like another week of group shows and art fairs, this time involving Art Basel, Switzerland, a little Peter Coffin craziness and a pseudo-Nascar transplant in Bushwick

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The Chashama Gala: A Sea of Suits and Scantily Clad Women

by Paddy Johnson on June 11, 2014
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Forget about the respectful representation of women, halfway intelligent discourse and art. This is about gentrification.

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This Week’s Must See Events: Bad Girls and Chatbots

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on June 9, 2014
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We’ve entered the season of group shows. Tonight, attend the Chashama Gala and support an organization that has tirelessly worked to provide free and low-cost studios for artists. Friday, check out Bad Girls at Klaus Von Nichtssagend, a contemporary take on the now famed 1990’s touring feminist museum exhibition organized by Marcia Tucker. And Saturday, spend some time at Picture Ray Studio with some of our favorite photo editors at Mossless. Their third issue drops that day.

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