Georgina Wells

Posts written by Georgina Wells

SEE // The Body and the City // Antony Gormley
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The intensity and movement of Gormley’s sculptures echo the robust energy of a rapidly evolving urban neighborhood.

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KNOW // Cats Reenact Art History
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Cats have been big in contemporary art recently—now they’ve taken on the art historical canon as well.

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SEE // A Brazilian Street Art Duo Install a Controversial Mural in Boston
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A new mural by Brazilian street art duo Os Gêmeos has become an unlikely subject of controversy.

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KNOW // Unauthorized MoMA Audio Tours from Experts Aged Three to Ten
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It’s not uncommon to hear MoMA visitors claiming their child could make modern art. Audio Tour Hack thinks a child can analyze it, too.

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KNOW // An Airstream Trailer Becomes a Gender-Bending Orgasmatron // Randy Polumbo
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Randy Polumbo gives Artlog a sneak preview into his latest mobile installation: Love Stream.

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Artists Against Gun Violence
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Can an artist produce an iconic image or gesture in the fight against gun violence?

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The Iconography of the Hipster Backlash
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The New York Times’s article “Montauk’s Hipster Fatigue” pinpoints the importance of visual communication in hipster culture.

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At the Vatican, Museum Docents Are Also Priests
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The priests will be stationed at “strategic points” in the museum, ready to offer up words of divine guidance or just information about the religious iconography found in works on view.

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Leo Villareal's Neon Subway Art at Bleecker Street
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You won’t even have to get off the subway to see the latest New York public art project.

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John Chamberlain's Stepdaughter Creates an Intimate Portrait of the Artist
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Alexandra Fairweather just premiered a documentary about her stepfather, the renowned artist John Chamberlain. She tells us about four Art Southampton artworks that remind her of her late stepfather.

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The Guggenheim's Stillspotting Tells the Story of a Mermaid on Staten Island
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The fourth edition of the Guggenheim’s off-site installation series stillspotting nyc transports participants from their noisy urban environment into a world of serene fantasy. Don’t miss out: we’re giving away two stillspotting tickets!

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The Look of Louis Vuitton and Yayoi Kusama
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Yayoi Kusama gets her spot in the limelight thanks to Louis Vuitton.

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