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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Grad School, Reading and Weeding

by Michael Anthony Farley and Rea McNamara on April 18, 2016
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Get ready for a week of “higher” education. Wednesday is 4/20, and American Medium has a night of corporate-retreat stoner comedy to celebrate. Art journal Packet Bi-Weekly‘s is also marking the occasion with a special “Hi-Weekly” issue. But if you’re looking for some non-weed-themed intellectual pursuits, come see our own Paddy Johnson speak at Mana Contemporary in Jersey City on Thursday or grab the latest issue of n+1 at their Friday night launch party at SIGNAL. MFA thesis exhibitions are in full swing, with programming and openings from ICP Bard, SVA’s curatorial practice MA, and Columbia on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday, respectively.

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This Week’s Must See Events: Bad Assery Abounds

by Paddy Johnson and Michael Anthony Farley on January 11, 2016
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This week’s highlights include a performance by Yvonne Meier as a fur clad  baby-devouring witch, a show in a repurposed restroom and what we hope will be a lot of work by Alex Bag in a van.

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This Week’s Must-see Art Events: Strange Monuments

by The AFC Staff on April 21, 2015
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A laundry list of things happening this week: an outdoor exhibition about nature-kind-of waves goodbye to the ever-receding sublime, a building sorely in need of repair becomes its own cut-up colossus, artworks act like love letters to monuments, and people celebrate places made significant by other people. Last, but certainly not least: Giant. Dollhouse.

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Tuesday Links!

by Paddy Johnson on October 25, 2011

  • The TSA approves of your vibrator. [NYMag]
  • It must be floating around Zuccotti park: Just as Noah Fischer described the occupation as having analogous qualities to Internet, so too does Rhizome senior editor Joanne McNeil for N+1. [N+1]
  • Are you kidding me? The CBC lashes out at Quebecors $500 m in public subsidies. [The Globe and Mail]
  • Looking ahead to 2013? Abu Dhabi Guggenheim has construction delays, so it might be time to change those travel plans. [Arts Beat]
  • 102 dogs compete for Best in Show several months ago. The slide show never gets old. [Lens blog]
  • For sale: One slightly used 'henge [The Daily]
  • Anyone understand German? The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant, via Frieze. [youtube]

 

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The Essence of Middlebrow: Volume of Experience

by Paddy Johnson on February 28, 2011
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Paper Monument’s How to Behave in a Museum reminds me a great deal of the N+1 conversation two years ago, What Was The Hipster. Both are conversations about what middlebrow means. A few additional thoughts on the subject after the jump.

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n+1 symposium on Roland Barthes: Reflections on the public, private intellectual

by Art Fag City on September 1, 2010
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n+1 symposium on Roland Barthes: Reflections on the public, private intellectual Date: Monday, November 8th 2010 Venue: The Kitchen, 512 West 19th Street Who wants to go to a Roland Barthes lecture? Barthes is one of the more “accessible” philosophers to readers outside university settings, plus the lecture is launched by N+1, a journal known for […]

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