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Abbas Akhavan: Beacon, Darling Foundry

Art Papers (Sep – Oct, 2012) Abbas Akhavan, Beacon, 2012. Installation view with (from left) Envelope 2012, Mortar 2012, and Like a Bat Afraid of its Own Shadow 2012. Courtesy: the artist, Darling Foundry and the Third Line. Photo: Josée … Continue reading

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Valerie Blass, Musée d’art contemporain

(Art Papers, May – June, 2012) Valerie Blass assembles and refashions kitsch objects and common materials into strange hybrids that look unmistakably like objets d’art [February 2 – April 22, 2012]. One cannot help but think “Brancusi” when looking at … Continue reading

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Pascal Grandmaison, Galerie René Blouin

CV Photo 89 (Fall 2011) Blue-tinged icebergs? Hand-made plaster sculptures? The sleek cool signature of Pascal Grandmaison is hard to discern when first entering his recent exhibition at Galerie René Blouin [November 27, 2010 – January 8, 2011]. His new … Continue reading

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Lani Maestro: L’oublie de l’air, Darling Foundry

Border Crossings (March, April, May 2011) With their installation at the Darling Foundry, L’oublie de l’air, visual artist Lani Maestro and violinist/composer Malcolm Goldstein have touched upon the ineffable, the otherworldly and the profoundly simple, all the while demonstrating the … Continue reading

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