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There’s Still Shit Left To Do In December

by Whitney Kimball on December 8, 2011
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Don’t worry, we’ll be gentle. After this year’s auction protests, art fairs, and museum freakshows, it’s high time we sit our asses down to some video games. Here are a few art events that require little to no effort (in a good way) this month.

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Monday Links!

by Paddy Johnson on October 3, 2011

  • Apparently post-modernism is defined, at least in part, by unusable ironic teapots. [V&A Review – The Guardian]
  • Marina Abramovic’s 3.5 mil. Soho apartment now for sale. Nice place, but, um, sterile. [Curbed]
  • Today at 5:30 Occupy Wall Street Rallies for the locked out art handlers at Sotheby’s. [Occupy Wall Street Agenda]
  • Music critic Christopher Weingarten had the best weekend ever Public Enemy pulled him onstage and proclaimed their love for his twitter feed, 1000timesyes. Naturally, the whole account is available over twitter. [@1000timesyes]
  • How to kick Diet Coke: Start drinking selzer. [eatocracy]
  • Expect to hear more about Kate Middleton. She likes art and apparently is talking to a few London museums about throwing some support their way. [Telegraph]
  • Frieze Art Fair launches next week. What to do. [ArtInfo]
  • Paul Slocum got into working with technology in elementary school when he took a summer class for kids to learn Logo graphics programming on the Texas Instruments 99/4a computer. He also reads a lot of religious philosophy [Rhizome.]
  • Looking for a new bank? CUlookup.com helps you find local credit unions. [Steve Lambert]
  • A ginormous profile of New York dealer Paula Cooper [The Observer]

 

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Listen Up Toronto: Sound of Art Drops This Thursday @ Mercer Union

by Paddy Johnson on August 8, 2011
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Toronto readers, prepare to see AND hear Art Fag City in 3D. I'll be hosting a FREE [music!] show, starting 9PM Thursday, August 11th, at the Mercer Union Contemporary Art Centre.  Paul Slocum and Lewis Kaye will remix Art Fag City's limited edition LP, The Sound of Art. In addition to guest performer Koushik, look out for spinning records, quilts, and A’s.

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Sir Sampleton: An Interview with Paul Slocum and John Michael Boling

by Paddy Johnson on August 3, 2011
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Not only is this iPhone app the most fun invention since Super Nintendo, but the commercial is equally entertaining! Here’s an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at Sir Sampleton and his web video.

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Art Fag City at The L Magazine: Art on An App

by Paddy Johnson on May 11, 2011
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This week at The L Magazine I discuss about four great iphone apps made by artists Paul Slocum, Rafaël Rozendaal, Aaron Meyers and Joe McKay. Find out why they are so awesome after the jump.

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Anything Jerry Saltz Can Do AFC Can Do Better: 33 Outstanding Artists Emerging After 1999, Part Two of Three

by Paddy Johnson and Karen Archey on April 30, 2009

Kevin Bewersdorf, Babes, 2008. Observing a curatorial echo chamber privileging appropriation and conceptualism, art critic Jerry Saltz made his own list of artists engaging the plastic arts after 1999.  The writer selected nineteen women and fourteen men — thirty-three in total in keeping with the Younger Than Jesus triennial — none of whom have been in a Whitney […]

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