2009 / 264 January - February 2009
Issue 264
January - February 2009

Contents

News
Election Fever; 28th São Paolo Biennial; Prospect.1; Turning To Tradition: Art Market Values; State Of The Arts: China; Live From L.A.

Flash Reviews

Fresh Start

Feature
Survey: Art Fairs
by Giancarlo Politi

Focus New York
The Trading Floor
by Klaus Biesenbach, Massimiliano Gioni, Jerry Saltz

Focus New York
Steven Parrino
by David Robbins

Focus New York
Aaron Young
by Hans Ulrich Obrist

Feature
New York Artists Dictionary

Focus New York
Fia Backström
by Anthony Huberman

Feature
Markus Schinwald
by Raimar Stange

Feature
Tino Sehgal
by Maurizio Cattelan

Special Project
Tris Vonna-Michell

Ouverture
Latifa Echakhch
by Michele Robecchi

Global Art
Amy Granat
by Matthew Lyons

Spotlight
Italics
by Chiara Bertola

Reviews
Stefan Sandner Museum 52/New York; Lucy Mckenzie Museum of Modern Art/New York; Nalini Malani Arario Gallery/New York; Kelley Walker Paula Cooper Gallery/New York; Thomas Houseago David Kordanski Gallery/Los Angeles; Florian Hecker Sadie Coles HQ/London; Stefan Burger Laura Bartlett Gallery/London; Jeremy Deller Palais De Tokyo/Paris; Susan Philipsz Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi/Berlin; Rodney Graham Galerie Rüdiger Schoöttle/Munich; Matthias Bitzer Galerie Iris Kadel/Karlsruhe; Fabian Marti Peter Kilchmann/Zurich; Ion Grigorescu Galleria Artra/Milan; Giuseppe Penone MAMBO/Bologna; Gianni Caravaggio Fondazione Maramotti/Reggio Emilia; Dora Economou Loraini Alimantiri/Gazonrouge/Athens; Albano Afonso & Sandra Cinto Casa Triångulo/São Paulo; Xu Zhen Long March Space/Beijing