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7 Rising Art Stars to Watch: Claudia Maté

by Paddy Johnson Whitney Kimball and Corinna Kirsch on August 27, 2014
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“Fucking prolific” is a phrase that comes to mind when paging through Claudia Maté’s web portfolio. Just based on the thirty-nine websites, GIFs and videos on her site, you might think she’s well into her late thirties. Her resume is equally long, listing exhibitions at MoMA, The Art Gallery of Ontario, and Wayne State University.

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We Went to Toronto: Cronenberg and Bowie

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on November 27, 2013
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In which we discuss the influence of David Cronenberg and David Bowie, and its documentation.

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English Magic: Jeremy Deller at the British Pavilion

by Corinna Kirsch on May 30, 2013
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Jeremy Deller’s video “English Magic” dabbles in extreme self-interest.

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STUFF: Rick Moody

by Rick Moody on April 10, 2013
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Are you having trouble understanding artists through their art? Understand them through their STUFF instead.

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David Bowie Collaborates with Tony Oursler on New Single

by Paddy Johnson on January 8, 2013
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Tony Oursler’s still making his creepy video-face heads, and they’ve escaped their art fair home. Now he’s worked to made the music video for David Bowie’s new single “Where Are We Now?” , in which Bowie’s already perfectly satisfying head is put on one of Oursler’s dolls.

The news here isn’t Bowie’s questionable taste in collaborators, though; it’s that David Bowie has returned from a ten year absence and will release a new studio album on March 12th. To make the news extra press friendly, he’s released this news on his 66th birthday. This single isn’t making us overly excited about the news, but thanks to his previous body of work—30 albums in total, including, hello, Ziggy Stardust—I think we’ll let this one go. Happy birthday!

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