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SPRING/BREAK Art Show Brings a Focus on the Personal

by David Matorin on March 7, 2014
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Even by itself, the Armory Show is overwhelming. With the Armory Show’s booths extending to the vanishing point in both directions of Pier 94, it can leave an unsettling impression of endlessness, where everything starts to look the same. And amidst the vastness of this week’s equally-momentous art events (a three-part Whitney Biennial, and the Armory’s satellites), this weekend could use a break of something more human in scale.

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Monday Links: What People Say

by Paddy Johnson on March 11, 2013

  • Amanda Browder reported that The Armory Show (Contemporary) suffered a loss of power this weekend due to a water main break at 52nd and 11th. [Twitter]
  • Helen Popkin gets some twitter tips from the expert himself: politician Cory Booker. #SXSWi [NBC]
  • David Carr on paid content. #SXSWi [Paid Content]
  • Artist and former MOCA board member Catherine Opie gives her thoughts on the possible LACMA-MOCA merger. [ArtInfo]
  • Mat Gleason pulls apart LACMA Director Michael Goven’s statement on the possible merger with MOCA. It’s a great between-the-lines read, but the stuff that’s not so between-the-lines is perhaps most interesting. Gleason points out that Goven is clearly asserting that in this merger, MOCA will be dissolved. [Huff Po]
  • Rich people attend parties. [Bloomberg]

 

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[Sponsor] APAA Presents Public/Private: For and Against the Private Collector Museum

by Sponsors on February 17, 2011
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The Association of Professional Art Advisors (APAA) presents Public/Private: For and Against the Private Collector Museum, moderated by Lindsay Pollock with speakers Sam Keller, Raymond Learsy, Allan Schwartzman and Mary Zlot. Hosted by Phillips de Pury & Company, 450 Park Avenue, New York, 10022. The panel will take place in conjunction with The Armory Show on […]

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