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A CONVERSATION WITH BERNAR VENET – PART II: FROM MINIMALISM TO EQUATIONS

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A CONVERSATION WITH BERNAR VENET – PART II: FROM MINIMALISM TO EQUATIONS

A lot of debate centered around modern and contemporary art has been based on the problem of meaning. Since the demise of representational art, philosophers and art critics have wrestled with the problem of finding meaning in the abstract. From Emmanuel Kant to Roland Barthes, Clement Greenberg to ...

ADRIANA MOLDER: STORIES OF THE GAZE

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ADRIANA MOLDER: STORIES OF THE GAZE

With her dramatic technique and a talent for storytelling, Adriana Molder has crafted a strong reputation as a profound, through-provoking artist. Born in Lisbon in 1975, Molder has had a penchant for drama and cinema since her youth. This initially lead her to the theatre, where she completed a ...

JULIA CALFEE: MESSAGES FROM ANOTHER WORLD

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JULIA CALFEE: MESSAGES FROM ANOTHER WORLD

Two thoughts underlie the project, Messages From Another World: on one hand, the realization that space is not empty, but a universe teeming with life that is invisible to ordinary sense perception and on the other, the realization that there are universals common to all humankind. The Swiss are a ...

DOUG AND MIKE STARN – THE NO MIND NOT THINKS NO THINGS

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DOUG AND MIKE STARN – THE NO MIND NOT THINKS NO THINGS

Born in 1961, American artists and identical twins Doug and Mike Starn were primarily known for working conceptually with photography, and are concerned largely with chaos, interconnection and interdependence.  They have continued to defy categorization, effectively combining traditionally ...

INTERVIEW WITH ANDY HEI – DIRECTOR OF FINE ART ASIA

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INTERVIEW WITH ANDY HEI – DIRECTOR OF FINE ART ASIA

Andy Hei About the Makings of a Successful International Art Fair. So how does one get to become the director of an art fair? Before I started this fair in 2006, I was helping different dealers with their involvement in other similar fairs, so I started from standing in the booth and helping to ...

INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR ESTHER DE BEAUCÉ OF GALERIE MINIMASTERPIECE

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INTERVIEW WITH DIRECTOR ESTHER DE BEAUCÉ OF GALERIE MINIMASTERPIECE

Galerie MiniMasterpiece is a Paris-based gallery that works with the world’s most renowned contemporary sculptors to create wearable art, in the form of jewellery. The gallery was founded in early 2012 by Esther de Beaucé, who caught on the idea from her mother. Today, Ms. de Beaucé and Mr. ...