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Gagosian to Show Paintings by Spring Breakers Director Harmony Korine

by Paddy Johnson on April 29, 2014
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Oh, goodie.

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Pussy Riot Comes to Brooklyn, SculptureCenter Explores Time

by Anthony Hicks Corinna Kirsch Whitney Kimball on February 3, 2014
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Brave the cold just a little longer, for we have so much art to see this week. Talks abound, from B. Wurtz on the history of sculpture to Winkleman Gallery’s panel on African-Americans in Soviet culture. We have openings, like a feminist sound art retrospective at CUNY and Greenpoint’s winter open studios night. Round out Sunday with a Genesis Breyer P-Orridge film-screening and book launch at PS1 and we’ll call it a week. Just grin and bear it.

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Madonna’s “Live-Curating” Marks All-Time Cultural Low

by Whitney Kimball and Will Brand on October 8, 2013
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What’s wrong with curating today? Does it too heavily favor men? Does it overlook emerging artists in favor of an unassailable academic canon? Does it act too often as a vehicle for the market, or the curator’s ego?

No. What is wrong with curating today is that it does not involve Twitter and Madonna.

At 4:30 today, that will change.

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The Tenuous Connection Between Madonna and AFC’s @wrbrand

by Paddy Johnson on April 21, 2011
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Here’s a blast from the past worth a second look. Good Morning America talks to Madonna in 1991 about Truth or Dare, a production “critics may see as a primitive home movie. A self-plotation film violating the boundaries of good taste.” In the age of The Rock of Love and 50 cent’s twitter it’s hard to imagine this same criticism being lodged today.

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Best Link Ever! Lady Gaga’s Vag Joins The Ranks of Kittens and Fucking Hipsters

by Corinna Kirsch on February 28, 2011
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Today we prove that Best Link Ever isn’t all kittens and fucking hipsters. It’s all kinds of link bait completely unrelated to fine art, but uniquely qualified as time wasting fodder. I’m sick of Lady Gaga too, but who can resist this much vagina in one music video.

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