Posts tagged "Art21"

Joan Jonas: A Fickle Trickster Screen

08/24/2017
Joan Jonas: A Fickle Trickster Screen
Joan Jonas. Song Delay film still, 1973. 16 mm film, black-and-white, sound; 18 minutes 35 seconds. Camera: Robert Fiore. © Joan Jonas.
The following article was originally published by Art21 in August, 2017. For more than four decades, Joan Jonas’s interest in producing, emphasizing, and manipulating space and sound has remained constant in her practice. A 1972 article by Janelle Reiring in The Drama Review describes one of Jonas’s early New York performances, Delay Delay. Embedded in this review is a portrait of... +

The Brevity of Space: An Interview with Allison Glenn

12/24/2016
The Brevity of Space: An Interview with Allison Glenn
Amanda Williams, Crown Royal Purple from Color(ed) Theory, Billboard located at 1130 E 63rd Street, Chicago, June 6 – July 11, 2016, as part of In the beginning, sometimes I left messages in the street, curated by Allison Glenn.

The following interview was originally published by Art21 in December, 2016.

In the spring of 2016, Allison Glenn curated In the beginning, sometimes I left messages in the street, an exhibition that featured eleven artists and... +

The Variations of its Shadows: An Interview with Jorge Méndez Blake

11/24/2016
The Variations of its Shadows: An Interview with Jorge Méndez Blake
Jorge Méndez Blake. Todos los guiones de Dickinson IV (Poemas 392-530) / All of Dickinson’s Hyphens IV (Poems 392-530), (Detalle / Detail) 2016. Acrílico sobre lino / Acrylic on linen; 320 x 240 cm. Courtesy of the artist.
The following interview was originally published by Art21 in November of 2016. Every book creates a world, a place that readers enter through language on the first page, and inhabit thereafter, as the text’s unique character compounds in an individual’s imagination. This happens with novels, with philosophy, mathematical treatises, and poems. How astonishing it... +