GLOBAL: Above portraits by Gabriel Galimberti of tykes and their toys from around the world via Cup of Jo
SEOUL: Vagina Monologues in Seoul! To prep, read a few of the books from this list. Both via The Grand Narrative
BEIJING: Ai Weiwei is releasing a hard rock album?! via Art Daily
SHANGHAI // MALAYSIA: More creativity with food by Hong Yi (Red) via DesignBoom
SWEDEN: H&M uses more life-like mannequins and creates an “Internet Praise-a-thon” via Knife & Fork and a bit on models’ labor rights.
ITHACA: Movement: The Body and Object in Motion, the Cornell University Art History Graduate Conference for 2013
VENICE // SEOUL: Kimsooja will represent South Korea at the 2013 Venice Biennale. See the full list of artists here. Kim Seung-duk will curate the South Korean pavilion. Via the Korea Herald and the Gallerist NY
HONG KONG: Sotheby’s Hong Kong will hold a contemporary Asian art sale on April 5, 2013 via Art Daily
Posted: March 17th, 2013 | Author: Kate | Filed under: Sunday Morning Coffee | Tags: Ai Weiwei, Artdaily, Beijing, bodies, Cornell University, Design Boom, DesignBoom, feminism, H&M, hard rock, Hong Kong, Ithaca, Kim Seung-duk, Kim Sooja, Knife & Fork, Korean Pavillion, Malaysia, mannequins, Seoul, Shanghai, South Korea, Sweden, The Grand Narrative, Vagina Monologues, Venice Biennale | 2 Comments »
Dominic Wilcox via DesignBoom
MINNEAPOLIS: Pantone projects still seem to be hot. This one in particular seems quite tasty. You can follow these decadent creations on instagram @dschwen via DesignBoom.
GERMANY//ITALY//USA: Speaking of food: some odd eggs via Art Daily and DesignBoom.
NEW YORK: Here’s an annotated version of the Armory show via Art Fag City. They also featured our former president’s paintings of pooches!
CHICAGO: Today Autumn Space is holding their Benefit Auction.
CHICAGO: On Friday Research House for Asian Art will have an opening for Above and Beyond the Clouds featuring artwork by Chen Xiaowei and curated by Xie Jiankun.
SOUTH KOREA: An upcoming documentary on the dissemination of the music scene from South Korea via The Grand Narrative.
Posted: March 10th, 2013 | Author: Kate | Filed under: Art Review, Sunday Morning Coffee, Visual and Critical Studies | Tags: Armory Show, Art Fag City, Autumn Space, Calder, Chen Xiaowei, David Schwen, Design Boom, DesignBoom, dogs, eggs, food, George W. Bush, instagram, K-Pop, map, music, pantone, pooches, president, puppies, Research House for Asian Art, RHAA, South Korea, Sunday Morning Coffee, The Grand Narrative, Xie Jiankun | 2 Comments »
Richard Mosse, Platon, North Kivu, Eastern Congo, 2012
Posted: March 6th, 2013 | Author: Kate | Filed under: Art Review | Tags: Armory Show 2013, Design Boom, DesignBoom, infrared, pink, Richard Mosse, Venice Biennale 55 | 1 Comment »