Art in America - (12/12) - December 2017

Art in America - (12/12) - December 2017
Library Shelf Location Current issue in Library. Back issues in Archive.
Publication Date Dec 2017

Table of Contents

  1. Editor's Letter
  2. The Brief

    Kumagai Morikazu at the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo; Institute of Contemporary Art, Miami, reopens; Design Society launches in Shenzhen, China; César at the Centre Pompidou, Paris; African Biennale of Photography, Bamako, Mali.

  3. First Look

    Ásgerður Birna Björnsdóttir

    Born in Iceland and now based in Amsterdam, Ásgerður Birna Björnsdóttir is drawn to invisible forces and unconventional fields of knowledge, making art with everything from paper, plastic, and resin to mini cars computer wires, and a theremin.

  4. Architecture

    The Collective Imagination

    Throughout Europe, youthful architecture and design collectives are taking a DIY approach to today's living and working challenges—not least, the refugee crisis.

  5. Sightlines

    Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy

    Curator Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy tells Ross Simonini what's on her mind.

  6. Atlas Dhaka

    Non-Aligned Aesthetics

    Ever since the birth of Bangladesh in 1971, the culturally riven country's progressive artists and institutions have sought to develop global connections—first with Asian and Eastern Europe, and now with the Euro-American nexus.

  7. Backstory

    Homeward Bound

    In Quebec in 1997, "Reservation X," a show featuring work by eight Native American artists, boosted Marianne Nicolson's fledgling career and prompted her creative engagement with technology

  1. Books

    Michael Duncan on Robert Hobbs's The Dream Colony: A Life in Art; plus related titles in brief.

  2. They, The People

    Populist political movements have gained strength in recent years, but for whom, exactly, are they speaking?

  3. Normal Design

    "Items: Is Fashion Modern?," now at MoMA, offers a new, broader sense of good design, from couture to the discount rack. 

  4. Farewell Our Globalism

    Sampling China's post-Tiananmen avant-garde, the Guggenheim Museum evokes both fading one-world hopes and rising ethical divisiveness. 

  5. In The Studio: Leigh Ledare

    With a major project now on view at the Art Institute of Chicago, photo-and-video artist Leigh Ledare discusses his long-standing fascination with social dynamics—from his mother's uninhibited sexual exploits to Tavistock relational therapy.

  6. Artworld

    People, Awards, Obituaries.

  7. Citizen Noguchi

    In 1942, Isamu Noguchi voluntarily entered an Arizona internment camp in order to teach art to his fellow Japanese-American detainees—an experience that permanently affected the sculptor and his work.







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Format Magazine
Month December 2017
Language English
Publication Art in America

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