June 26, 2015: Frieze London Announces 2015 Projects & Artist Sues Starbucks
In New York ...
“Bodega; Doris Salcedo opens at the Guggenheim Museum; “I Dropped The Lemon Tart,” with works by Lisa Cooley; “De Wain Valentine: Works from the 1960s and 1970s” opens at David Zwirner; “The Daily Show” opens at Bureau; “Figure 8,” featuring works by Marianne Boesky; “From the Archives of Bert Stern Part II: On Film” opens at Staley-Wise Gallery; “
On Saturday, June 27,
On Sunday, June 28, “Marlborough Lights” opens at Marlborough; “Ebecho Muslimova” and “The Crack-up” open at ROOM EAST; “Zuzanna Czebatul: Opus Sectile” opens at MINI/Goethe-Institut Curatorial Residencies.
In Los Angeles ...
On Saturday, June 27, “I Saw Red” opens at LAUNCH LA; The Psyche's Gestures opens at Soze Gallery; “Nightgardens” and “Blind Box” open at KP Projects / MKG; “Luis De Jesus Los Angeles; “First Annual LACP Student Street Shooting in Los Angeles Exhibition” opens at dnj Gallery; Nancy Jackson and Les Biller open at Rosamund Felsen Gallery; “Sally Bruno: New Paintings” opens at LAM Gallery.
In Park City, Utah ...
In London ...
“Signal Failure” and “Pace Gallery; “The mirror of enigmas - Michelangelo Pistoletto” opens at Repetto Gallery; “Thomas Hirschhorn: In-Between” and “Ane Hjort Guttu: Time Passes” open at South London Gallery; “Daniel Bragin | Chao Lu | Lian Zhang” opens at Lychee One; “Erika Landström, Dana Munro and Anna Zacharoff: Nein ist für lange weile” and Matt Copson open at Vilma Gold.
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In Berlin …
On Saturday, June 27, “Christoph Keller: Grey Magic” opens at Esther Schipper; Susanne Roewer opens at Galerie Kornfeld; “
On Sunday, June 28,
today's notable news
Steven D. Lavine, the president of the California Institute of the Arts, announced that he will be stepping down in 2017, after having held the position for 29 years. His last two years will be focused on increasing diversity and the transparency of the school’s governing structure, as well as fundraising for scholarships. (via ArtForum)
Frieze London announced the list of commissioned artists for this October’s edition of their annual Projects section, which is curated by Nicola Lees. Projects, supported by the LUMA Foundation, will feature work by
The Independent Art Fair has found a new home in the Spring Studios building in TriBeCa. Architect Jonathan Caplan will design the over 25,000-square-foot exhibition space for the fair’s next edition, which will take place in the new location March 3–6, 2016. Additionally, founder and owners Elizabeth Dee and Matthew Higgs have said that the November 2016 edition will only feature work by female artists. (via the New York Times)
The Volkswagen Group of America has announced that it has renewed its partnership with the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) as the museum’s lead sponsor of educational programming, in addition to supporting some of the museum’s major exhibitions. (via The Art Newspaper)
suing Starbucks, accusing the corporation of using her artwork without her permission as a part of their “Mini Frappuccinos” campaign. While she has done commercial work for other companies, the artist claims she didn’t sign her artwork over to Starbucks when they approached her about using it last October. (via the Observer)
Robert van Leer has been appointed the senior vice president of artistic planning at the Kennedy Center. He comes from the Barbican Centre in London, where he was the head of music and arts projects for the past fifteen years. (via ArtForum)
best of instagram
Via @blantonmuseum: “#LoveWins Red: Adolph Gottlieb, “Cadmium Red Above Black,” 1959 Orange: Gene Davis, “Red Baron,” circa 1967 Yellow: Donald Moffett, “Lot 102807X (Yellow),” 2007 Green: Ellsworth Kelly, “High Yellow,” 1960 Blue: David Adickes, “Three Blue Figures,” 1965 Violet: Howard Mehring, “Element of Blue,” 1965”
Via @hammer_museum: “#LoveWins 🌈 [Corita Kent, Rainbow, June 1970. Color screen print. UCLA Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts, Hammer Museum]”
Via @guggenheim: “Love is the greatest virtue of the heart.” - Architect Frank Lloyd Wright. #LoveWins #FrankLloydWrightFridays 🌈❤️ Richard Hamilton, The Solomon R. Guggenheim (Spectrum), 1965–66”
“The dean of the USC art school with only one MFA student responds to her critics” (via the L.A. Times)
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