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Toy Stories: photographic proof that childhood has been commodified

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"Jonathan Jones: Fascinating images of children with their toys – Pavel with his plastic guns, Mchinji and her dinosaur – show that an epidemic of mass-produced play is spreading around the globe.

Looking at Gabriele Galimberti's photographs of children from a globetrotting project called Toy Stories feels like intruding on private worlds...."

http://www.gabrielegalimberti.com/projects/toys-2/

 


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Araki | Moriyama: A History of Seduction - ARTUNER | Curated Contemporary Art for Sale

Araki | Moriyama: A History of Seduction - ARTUNER | Curated Contemporary Art for Sale | SoContemporary | Scoop.it
I’ve known Nobuyoshi Araki and Daido Moriyama for over fifteen years. The two are very distinct artists: while the former... Read More
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Artuner, a content curation site on contemporary art

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WATCH: The Legend of Leigh Bowery

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A film by Charles Atlas, The Legend of Leigh Bowery is an in-depth and revealing tribute to an outrageous and outlandish artist. Bowery defined London’s culture of...


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A genius above all superficial argument. Leigh Bowery was a poetic, profound, absolute artist!

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Kiki Smith: Feminist Artist Explores Light and Communication in 'Moments Of Clarity'

Kiki Smith: Feminist Artist Explores Light and Communication in 'Moments Of Clarity' | SoContemporary | Scoop.it

"Kiki Smith is an artist who has remained in the shadows of the greater public eye since the 1980s; she's been able to occupy both the center and periphery because she imbues her work with her inspirations without being cloying. In a new exhibition at Barbara Gross Galerie in Munich, we see these quiet, tender moments she is known for directly woven into her work..."

Kiki Smith's "Moments of Clarity" runs until January 12 at Barbara Gross Galerie in Munich.


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My favourite woman artist (after Louise Bourgeois, indeed)!

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Pif presenta al Roma Fiction Fest il mondo dell'arte contemporanea - Best Movie

Pif presenta al Roma Fiction Fest il mondo dell'arte contemporanea - Best Movie | SoContemporary | Scoop.it

Best Movie Pif presenta al Roma Fiction Fest il mondo dell'arte contemporanea Best Movie Tratta dalla quinta stagione de Il Testimone è stata presentata al Roma Fiction Fest, la puntata dal titolo Arte contemporanea.


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Un po' tagliato con l'accetta, ma rende l'idea di cos'è il mondo dell'arte contemporanea. E cmq io c'ero (con Pif a Londra e a Milano)!
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Marinella Senatore: “Build communities” - ContemporaryArt.com

Marinella Senatore: “Build communities” - ContemporaryArt.com | SoContemporary | Scoop.it
... Trento, Naples, New York, Enna, Marghera, Derby, Berlin and London.

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My friend Marinella!

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Wall Street International Magazine - Ne Me Quitte Pas [Arti, Italy]

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WSI Travel Magazine. Arti, Ne Me Quitte Pas, Italy, Find news, insights and multimedia written in six different languages on travel, lifestyle, business, culture, Gourmet ;< more
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The group show "Ne me quitte pas", which takes its title from my work of the same name, will open next Saturday, April 19th, the eve of Easter, at 6 pm in Venice, Giudecca. I'll be waiting!

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Marcel Duchamp - In His Own Words (Part 2)

Marcel Duchamp...

 


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The Master of the Masters!

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PR_Ne me quitte pas ING.pdf

PR_Ne me quitte pas ING.pdf | SoContemporary | Scoop.it
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The PRESS RELEASE of my next group-show at galleria upp in Venice, April 19, 2014!

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Del perchè il pubblico si allontana dall’arte contemporanea

Del perchè il pubblico si allontana dall’arte contemporanea | SoContemporary | Scoop.it

Da diverso tempo mi trovo a condividere con Luca Rossi alcune idee riguardo alla scena dell’arte contemporanea ed alla sua ormai cronica mancanza di...


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NON È VERO!!! Solo al Planetario di Milano per Cine-Dreams, la settimana scorsa, 4000 persone in 3 sere! Micol, Luca: farvi un giretto anche voi, no?

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