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Editorial: “The Berlin Artist-Run Galleries You Need to Know”

Berlin continues to top the charts as a global cultural capital. The city is saturated with creatives, and the jestful adage “If you throw a stone in Berlin, you’ll hit an artist,” quite frankly, rings true. In recent years, artists, curators, and art connoisseurs alike, have flocked to the nation’s capital to set up shop, […]

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Editorial: “The 20 Most Influential Young Curators in Europe”

“The canons of art history are fluid and changing. And it’s the role of curators to come in, make sense of it all, and present a picture of where art will head next. They act as stewards, activate ideas, draw connections, bring attention to lesser-known artists and overlooked regions, and highlight topics that warrant deeper […]

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Fair Report: “Abounding with Painting and Performance, Artissima Takes the Temperature of the Art World”

Spirits were resoundingly high at this year’s Artissima. Given the chance to comment, museum curators, collectors, gallerists, and artists consistently noted the quality and number of curators in attendance, who’d arrived independently in droves and by invitation of fair organizers and collectors alike. Apart from those involved with the fair directly, institutional fixtures such as […]

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Fair Report: “12 Artists to Watch at Artissima”

The 22nd edition of Artissima opened in Turin with 207 galleries from 35 countries. Wandering the aisles of such a big art fair can feel like visual information is whizzing by in a flash of boxes, colors, and hashtags. But Artissima is devoted specifically to research and experimentation in art, and having that focus makes it more […]

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Fair Report: “Art Berlin Contemporary’s Major Restructure Pays Off”

Nervous apprehension surrounded the opening of Art Berlin Contemporary (abc) this week as collectors, artists, curators, and writers flocked to town to check out what’s new in one of the world’s most progressive art capitals. Installation view of Veit Laurent Kurz’s work at Johan Berggren’s booth, Art Berlin Contemporary, 2015. Courtesy the gallery. For a […]

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