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Carrie Schneider at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago

Carrie Schneider at The Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) Chicago

. November 29, 2009

Working in ambiguously narrative photography and video, Carrie Schneider mines the complexities of relationships — both romantic and familial — nature, and the self. Her images, which often depict herself and her brother, are quietly mysterious and anxiety-provoking as they seductively probe what is considered “appropriate” behavior. Beyond this, the figures can be considered a […]

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Edward Burtynsky Exhibition “Oil” at Huis Marseille

Edward Burtynsky Exhibition “Oil” at Huis Marseille

. November 29, 2009

Open 28 November 2009 – 28 February 2010 With his exhibition and publication on oil, Canadian photographer Edward Burtynsky has produced a masterpiece. On the basis of monumental and highly detailed color photographs about oil, its extraction and consumption, which Burtynsky has been making since 1997, he reveals the connection between our use of oil […]

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Christie’s New York Photographs Sale Offers Exceptional Works

Christie’s New York Photographs Sale Offers Exceptional Works

. November 29, 2009

Christie’s New York have announced the sale of Photographs on December 7, this sale will conclude the Fall 2009 season for the category. With viewings open to the public from December 3-6, the sale presents a distinct array of themes varying from the examination of the human form, the western frontier, to decadent and glamorous […]

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Native American Art for Bonhams & Butterfields Auction

. November 29, 2009

Native American art go’s to auction at Bonhams & Butterfields in San Francisco on Monday, December 14, 2009 featuring several important collections which have never-before been offered publically. Fine Northwest Coast art is well represented by the Berthusen Collection from the Lynden Pioneer Museum of Lynden, WA. Gathered one summer in the early 1900s by […]

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Saffronart’s Winter Online Sale 2009 of Modern and Contemporary Indian Art

. November 29, 2009

Saffronart, India’s leading auction house for Modern and Contemporary Indian Art, will host its annual Winter Online Art Auction on December 9-10, 2009. Presenting 100 lots of exceptional quality and provenance by 51 leading modern and contemporary Indian artists, the sale will take place online at www.saffronart.com. The auction catalogue includes paintings, drawings and sculptures […]

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