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Searching For An Explanation at the Moving Image and Independent Fairs

3 years agoArts : Hyperallergic

After attending both the Moving Image Fair at the Waterfront Tunnel and the Independent in the old Dia:Chelsea building, I realized that art fairs and the art contained within them are suffering from the same problem as many recent exhibitions in major museums: It's nearly impossible to appreciate the art by itself without a detailed explanation of the artist's background and motivations.
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The Writing Is on the Wall at the Independent Art Fair

Arts : Hyperallergic (2 years ago)

Wading through the crowded opening of the Independent Art Fair, held in the former Dia:Chelsea building with its ridiculously narrow stairway, I found myself doing more reading than gazing at art. While this was partly due to the in... Read Post

Moving Image New York 2015 Schedule, Special Events, and Online Catalog, Powered by

Arts : Edward Hussein Winkleman (2 days ago)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FEBRUARY 26, 2015 Nalini Malani, In Search of Vanished Blood, 2012. Courtesy the artist and Galerie Lelong, New York. _______________________________ Moving Image art fair returns to the Waterfront Tunnel for o... Read Post

Announcing Moving Image : An Art Fair of Contemporary Video | March 3-6, 2011 | New York, NY

Arts : Edward Hussein Winkleman (4 years ago)

PRESS RELEASE Moving Image, a new art fair of contemporary video, will take place March 3-6, 2011, during the Armory Show in New York and within walking distance of Independent. Located in the Waterfront Tunnel event space between 2... Read Post

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