Tag Archives: Dasha Zhukova

Summer comes to New Holland: St Petersburg welcomes a season-long festival of art and culture

While Moscow may be prepping for an auction, yesterday, May 18, St Petersburg got something of its own to brag about. Actually, the city has more than a few things to brag about, with the impending announcement of the next … Continue reading

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ICI’s Kate Fowle to become Chief Curator at the Garage!

Wow!!  Forgive us, but we’re a bit excited. We’ve been following Kate Fowle since she co-founded CCA’s Curatorial Practice program in San Francisco,  before serving as Director of the Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, or her most recent post, Director of … Continue reading

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Two Legacies: Roman Abramovich purchases the John Stewart Collection

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov have had a roller coaster year, having been tapped for France’s Monumenta 2013 commission, only to have that commission canceled early this fall. During the last week of November, word went out that the project – Gorod (City), … Continue reading

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Independent Curators International honors Dasha Zhukova, Nav Haq and Jay Sanders

Independent Curators International (ICI) is a New York-based non-profit which offers a new model of curating the contemporary in an increasingly connected world. In essence, ICI maintains a network of international institutions and curators, both emerging and established. These curators … Continue reading

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Power Play: The Garage brings Shigeru Ban’s cardboard construction to Moscow

Yesterday ArtReview finally revealed its 2012 Power 100, after dropping hints along the way. We were impressed to see curators outnumbering collectors in the top spots this year.  Documenta’s Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev beat out dealer Larry Gagosian for the number one … Continue reading

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Rem Koolhaas’ OMA reveals model for Garage Gorky Park

Today Rem Koolhaas’ OMA announced the final plans for the Garage Center for Contemporary Culture’s new venue in Gorky Park. Garage Gorky Park reenvisions the 1960s era restaurant, Vremena Goda (“Seasons of the Year”) a derelict concrete structure (not to … Continue reading

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