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Happy Holidays from Art21!

Happy Holidays from Art21!

  seasons greetings! Art21 is grateful for your support of its films and education programs this year. Many thanks to all of you who hosted or attended screenings, bought DVDs …

Gabriel Orozco, The Inner Circles of the Wall, 1999. Plaster and pencil, dimensions variable.   Courtesy of the artist & Galerie Chantal Crousel. Photo credit: Florian Kleinefenn.

Gabriel Orozco at Dallas Museum of Art

Gabriel Orozco at Dallas Museum of Art

The Dallas Museum of Art presently hosts an installation by Season 2 artist Gabriel Orozco. Gabriel Orozco: Inner Circles of the Wall premieres one of his sculptural installations from 1999. …

"Walton Ford: Pancha Tantra", Taschen, 2007

Pancha Tantra: Walton’s World

Pancha Tantra: Walton’s World

Taschen, the German publisher specializing in art, design, and architecture, has released a new monographic masterpiece on Walton Ford, an artist featured in Season 2 who creates naturalistic and consistently …

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New installation by James Turrell at Albright-Knox Art Gallery

New installation by James Turrell at Albright-Knox Art Gallery

My work is about your seeing. There is a rich tradition in painting of work about light, but it is not light – it is the record of seeing. My …

Mark Dion birding in Charleston

Mark Dion’s Bartram’s Travels

Mark Dion’s Bartram’s Travels

Travels of William Bartram‚ÄîReconsidered examines the history and culture of 18th-century American naturalists, John and his son William Bartram. Using their travel journals, drawings, and maps, Season 4 artist Mark …

Richard Serra, Vija Celmins, Martin Puryear, Kara Walker. From http://www.time.com

Serra, Celmins, Puryear, and Walker top TIME’s Top 10 Exhibitions of 2007

Serra, Celmins, Puryear, and Walker top TIME’s Top 10 Exhibitions of 2007

Major exhibitions of work by Richard Serra (Season 1), Vija Celmins, Martin Puryear, and Kara Walker (all Season 2) all made it onto TIME Magazine‚Äôs annual Top 10 Exhibitions list. …

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Matthew Barney: Drawings from Guardian of the Veil

Matthew Barney: Drawings from Guardian of the Veil

Opening this Saturday at Los Angeles’ Regen Projects is an exhibition by Season 1 artist Matthew Barney, featuring drawings from his latest work, Guardian of the Veil, as well as …

Shahzia Sikander, The Illustrated Page series (edition 2, detail), 2005-7.

Shahzia Sikander and Tim Hawkinson at MCA Sydney; Art21 videos on view

Shahzia Sikander and Tim Hawkinson at MCA Sydney; Art21 videos on view

On view at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Sydney, Australia are two major exhibitions by Art21-featured artists: Shahzia Sikander and Tim Hawkinson. In conjunction with both of these …

Ann Hamilton, Corpus. MASS MoCA installation view. Photo by Thibault Jeanson.

Beautiful Losers trailer

Beautiful Losers trailer

Beautiful Losers, the new film about contemporary art and urban creative culture‚Äîprimarily springing from an East- (NYC) and West-coast (San Francisco/LA) do-it-yourself ethos‚Äîthat follows the book and exhibition by the …

Robert Adams, from ''Time Passes'' series. Source: Cartier Foundation via Bloomberg News.

Robert Adams affected by Northwest storms, speaks with Bloomberg

Robert Adams affected by Northwest storms, speaks with Bloomberg

Season 4 artist Robert Adams, who lives in Astoria, Oregon, survived last week’s hurricane, after losing power and his phone line for a few days (see images of the storm …

Jenny Holzer, Projections. Still from video feed. Courtesy of MASS MoCA.

Jenny Holzer’s Projections on live feed

Jenny Holzer’s Projections on live feed

More from MASS MoCA: Season 4 artist Jenny Holzer has new projections on view and you can view a live feed from the gallery on the museum’s site. These light …

Ann Hamilton, Corpus. MASS MoCA installation view. Photo by Thibault Jeanson.

More video: Ann Hamilton’s Corpus at MASS MoCA

More video: Ann Hamilton’s Corpus at MASS MoCA

Watch video documentation of Ann Hamilton‘s Corpus, installed at MASS MoCA from December 2002 – October 2004. Hamilton was featured in Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 1. View the …

Hiroshi Sugimoto photo courtesy of The New York Times.

Martin Puryear exhibition videos at www.MoMA.org

Martin Puryear exhibition videos at www.MoMA.org

MoMA features two videos of its current Martin Puryear show on the exhibition’s companion website. The first is a walk-through of the finished show, and the other provides a glimpse …

Video: Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter 10-29-07

Video: Krzysztof Wodiczko at SculptureCenter 10-29-07

On October 29, Season 3 artist Krzysztof Wodiczko spoke with cultural theorist and Harvard professor Giuliana Bruno as part of ‚ÄúIn the Open: Art in Public Spaces,‚Äù a BOMBLive! event …

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MASK: Barney, Tuttle, and Hancock at James Cohan Gallery

MASK: Barney, Tuttle, and Hancock at James Cohan Gallery

On Wednesday, three artists previously featured in Art:21‚ÄîArt in the Twenty-First Century take part in a group exhibition at James Cohan Gallery in New York. Entitled MASK, the exhibition explores …

Gardens at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami, Florida

Catherine Sullivan’s Triangle of Need Moves to Miami

Catherine Sullivan’s Triangle of Need Moves to Miami

First blogged about on this site back in August, Catherine Sullivan‘s Triangle of Need video installation is now on view at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens in Miami, where part of …

James Turrell, Roden Crater. Photo (c) New York Times.

Roden Crater from the outside-in

Roden Crater from the outside-in

The unknown opening date of Roden Crater, the lifelong art project of Season 1 artist James Turrell, has inspired a few intrepid devotees to make some clandestine pilgimages of their …

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Robert Adams: On the Edge at Fondation Cartier

Robert Adams: On the Edge at Fondation Cartier

Robert Adams, who was recently featured in Art:21 — Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 4, recently opened his first solo show in France. On view in the exhibition, titled …

Trenton Doyle Hancock, In The Blestian Room, 2005. Mixed media, 90" X 108" X 6".

Trenton Doyle Hancock lecture tonight at Carnegie Mellon School of Art

Trenton Doyle Hancock lecture tonight at Carnegie Mellon School of Art

  Season 2 featured artist Trenton Doyle Hancock is the final guest speaker of the year in the Carnegie Mellon School of Art’s Fall 2007 Lecture Series. He will be …

"Constructivism," Yohji Yamamoto jacket, dress, pants, and scarf photographed by Hiroshi Sugimoto.

Hiroshi Sugimoto in New York Times’ T Magazine

Hiroshi Sugimoto in New York Times’ T Magazine

“Isn’t It Iconic?”‚Äîphotographs by Season 3 featured artist Hiroshi Sugimoto are published in the Holiday 2007 issue of the New York Times‘ T Magazine. “In his latest passion, Hiroshi Sugimoto …