Posts Tagged ‘catherine opie’

At Pyramid Atlantic, A Collaboration of Two Photographers Capture The American Counterculture

Photo collective team Sherwood True capture the American counterculture in "The Phoenix Project."

Enter Through the Gift Shop: Why the Hirshhorn’s Spectacle Strategy Is a Problem

In 2006, the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden invited John Baldessari to curate a show in the museum’s basement, drawing from its permanent collection.
They could not have known what terrible things the pioneering conceptual artist would do to it. Baldessari took two of the museum’s most familiar contemporary pieces—Bruce Nauman’s “From Hand to Mouth” and Joseph [...]