2011 / 276 January – February 2011
Issue 276
January – February 2011

Contents

News
Birmingham Dan Graham: Reflecting Birmingham’s Realities; Berlin KW director Gabriele Horn on KW69; Athens New Gallery, New Town; Dubai Traffic; New York Bob Nickas isn’t asking for any attention; USA The People’s Biennial; Newport Beach, CA Keeping it local: 2010 California Biennial; Paris The Rosenblum collection has a home; Los Angeles Random Pollock; London The case of the turbine hall disaster; Stockholm Absolut=Obsolete?; Paris Investigations of a dog; Beijing Liu Ding’s store; Vip Art Fair; Amsterdam Project ‘1975’: more than post-colonialism; Book A history painting by Gerhard Richter; Book The Biennial Reader

Survey
Art Fairs
by Giancarlo Politi

Feature
Zeitgeist
by John Newsom

Feature
Franz Erhald Walther
by Peter Halley

Feature
Art & Language
by Fernando Francés

Feature
Pablo Bronstein
by Catherine Wood

Feature
Signature and Style
by Karen Archey

Feature
Carol Bove and Steven Claydon

Feature
Heimo Zobernig
by Sabine Folie

Feature
Jutta Koether
by Kim Gordon

Brand New
Haroon Mirza
by Rahma Khazam

Brand New
Drago Persic
by Christoph Doswald

Brand New
Gregor Gaida
by Ingo Clauß

Spotlight
Marisa Merz
by Donatien Grau

Spotlight
Scene Shifts
by Nicola Trezzi

Reviews
Adrian Piper Elizabeth Dee/New York; Ugo Rondinone Gladstone – IBM Building Atrium/New York; Yoan Capote Jack Shainman/New York; Mark Manders Hammer Museum/Los Angeles; Katharina Grosse Christopher Grimes/Santa Monica; Laura Letinsky Donald Young/Chicago; Urs Fischer Sadie Coles HQ/London; William Daniels Vilma Gold/London; Jimmie Durham Sprovieri/London; Thomas Struth Max Hetzler Berlin; Melanie Schiff Kavi Gupta/Berlin; Aernout Mik Carlier|Gebauer/Berlin; Nader Ahriman Giti Nourbakhsch/Berlin; Tunga Pièce Unique/Paris; Pierre Huyghe Marian Goodman/Paris; Ulla Von Brandenburg Art:Concept/Paris; Shana Moulton Fons Welters/Amsterdam; Emy Jungerman & Folkert de Jong Metis/Amsterdam; Slip Snip Trip Karma International/Zurich; John Isaacs Travèsia Cuatro/Madrid; Gustav Metzger Fondazione Galleria Civica di Trento/Italy; Ross Bleckner Mazzoli/Modena-Italy; Cao Guimarães & José Bento A Gentil Carioca/Rio de Janeiro; Ralf Ziervogel Carbon 12/Dubai; Takahiro Iwasaki Arataniurano/Tokyo