Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Post Profile

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.
read more


Moving Image Partners with ART21

Arts : Edward Hussein Winkleman (8 months ago)

(New York – January 15, 2014) – Moving Image is pleased to announce its exclusive partnership with ART21 ( for the 2014 edition of the fair, scheduled to take place March 6-9, 2014 at the Waterfront Tunnel in Chelsea. ART2... Read Post

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

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

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC