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Nothing But Net: The Last Object

Nothing But Net: The Last Object

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by Marie-Clare Treseder 

Ai Weiwei and his defiant middle finger from his "Study in Perspective" series from 1995 to 2003 viewed on MoMA mobile app

Ai Weiwei and his defiant middle finger from his ”Study in Perspective” series from 1995 to 2003 viewed on MoMA mobile app


Commonly considered the next Trillion Dollar Revolution, mobile devices are dividing the way we interact with reality. In an art world intellectually dominated by relational aesthetics, surprisingly few artists are examining this new medium as a platform for performance and experimentation.

In our Age of the Unpaid Intern, mobile apps serve, for many, as an immersive experience—an escape route—even a virtual studio. Akin to a tableau by Hieronymus Bosch, the mobile experience is rife with mesmerizing commotion, momentary pleasures and untapped marvels.  (more…)


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Nothing But Net: The Life Erotic

Nothing But Net: The Life Erotic

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by Marie-Clare Treseder

Zlata photo by NIKITA ZOLOTAREV

Zlata by Nikita Zolotarev


Imagine a museum, nestled amidst some of the most celestial churches in the world, whose sole subject is sex.  Needless to say, I was surprised when—on a recent escapade to the sacrosanct Basilique du Sacré-CœurI came upon the explicit Musée de l’érotisme

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We Spent Hurricane Sandy at Sotheby's

We Spent Hurricane Sandy at Sotheby’s

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nimrod and babes at the museum at sotheby's

Xavier of Babes At The Museum and stunt-pirate Nimrod Kamer went to Sotheby’s to see how inelastic the demand for Warhol prints can be in the middle of NYC’s worst ever natural disaster. More words + photos here

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Summer in the Arts: MoMA PS1's "Warm Up" Round Up

Summer in the Arts: MoMA PS1′s “Warm Up” Round Up

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I wrote something for the Huffington Post on MoMA PS1‘s first Warm Up of this summer. There are lots of photos in case you’re not crazy about reading. Check it out here.

If you don’t know what the Warm Up series is then you absolutely need to rekindle whatever ties you have to whatever people you know in NYC and convince them to let you crash on their couch after a day of soaking up the artful and musical delights of Saturday’s Warm Up parties.

MoMA PS1 Warm Up Xavier Aaronson

 

 


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"Is Art Better With Music?": The Babes Weigh In At MoMA PS1 Warm Up

“Is Art Better With Music?”: The Babes Weigh In At MoMA PS1 Warm Up

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Wendy MoMA PS1 Warm Up credit XavierAaronson

I spent Saturday at MoMA PS1‘s first summer “Warm Up” of 2012 asking babes one question: “Is Art Better With Music?” Check out the fun answers from these pretty faces. Full article on NOISEY here.


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"No Fluff In Their Stuff: Museum Guards Review The Whitney Biennial"

“No Fluff In Their Stuff: Museum Guards Review The Whitney Biennial”

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We took a break from shooting babes in order to talk to some guards, for a change. We teamed up with Vice to find out what happens when we give guards a chance to talk art at the Whitney’s Biennial exhibition. Full article on VICE.

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