Art In America

Karl Holmqvist

Karl Holmqvist's first exhibition at Galerie Neu suggested that poetry's "impoverishment" may be a critical remove from which to contemplate art's relation to the market.

The Lookout: A Weekly Guide to Shows You Won't Want to Miss

With an ever-growing number of galleries scattered around New York, it's easy to feel overwhelmed. Where to begin? Here at A.i.A., we are always on the hunt for clever, memorable shows that stand out in a crowded field. Every Thursday, we'll post the...

Performing Is Storytelling: Q+A With Chris Kraus

Chris Kraus has a mind-bending talent for theorizing and performing femininity in the same monologue. The Los Angeles-based author and Semiotext(e) editor spent years directing independent films after training with the innovators of avant-garde...

Restrained By Order: Cosey Fanny Tutti at the ICA

A hundred devotees converged on London's ICA theater for a six-hour conference in homage to Cosey Fanni Tutti. The iconic performance artist and founding member of Throbbing Gristle got her moniker when the artist Robin Klassnick sent her some mail...

Untreated Strangeness

For Untreated Strangeness, writer Chris Kraus selects from the work of three artists (Los Angeles-based George Porcari, Cuban-born, Los Angeles-based Jorge Pardo, and Miami-based Naomi Fisher) to convey an air of disquieting tropical beauty that stems...

What is Beauty?

The plethora of midcentury Los Angeles art movements and enterprises sampled in the Getty Museum’s magnificently comprehensive “Pacific Standard Time” initiative reveals the perennial dilemma, or potential, faced by artists working slightly outside...

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