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Festival Fever

 

A month into our launch and deep into summer, welcome to the .006th edition of Prescriptions. Here is our review of the week in the arts.

 

 

Summers are slow with many galleries – and some lucky artists – on holiday, but there is no shortage of festivals, now or gearing up for fall. Welcome to the .005th edition of Prescriptions. Here is our review of the week in the arts.

Documenta 14

Through September 17 / Kassel, Germany

Locarno 70 Film Festival

August 2-12, 2017 / Locarno, Switzerland

Sydney Contemporary 2017

September 7-10, 2017 / Carriageworks

Frieze London

October 5–8, 2017 / Regent’s Park

 

 

Past Forward: Architecture & Design

Art Institute Of Chicago / Opens Sepember 12, 2017. Debuting the first permanent installation dedicated to 20th and 21st Century architecture and design. One of the largest and most important art institutions in America, The Art Institute of Chicago, secures its place in modernity.

 

 

Steven Pippin: Aberration Optique

At Centre Pompidou / Through September 11, 2017: For the lovers of art photography, a kind of modern-day Man Ray, along with an impressive catalogue, Editions Xavier Barral Co-published with Centre Pompidou.

 

 

Julian Schnabel

Artist & Filmmaker with an impressive volume of work in multiple disciplines. The quintessential New York artist.

 

 

Recent profiles

Ingrid Maillard, a French visual artist and illustrator working in meticulous lines with graphite on paper with studies of mythology and the human form; Swiss photographer Jean-Marc Yersin and his forthcoming book, Crisis; Emese Benko, Romanian photographer living in Vienna with a fresh look through old-school eyes; Arts Letters & Numbers, an interesting non-profit doing education, publishing, exhibitions, workshops & residencies.

Ibrahim Mahama: Lazarus
Sep 15 – Nov 7, 2021
Mahama's point of departure is 'Nkrumah Voli-ni,' an abandoned building in northern Ghana. Nkrumah is the name of the...
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Sons of Cain
Various Engagements / 2021
Set in a small village in northern Albania where time is suspended and an ancient code dictates the life...
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On Hannah Arendt
Eight Proposals For Exhibition
Richard Saltoun's year-long program On Hannah Arendt looks to one of the most important thinkers of the post-war generation...
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Wellcome Photography Prize
2021 Winners & Shortlist Announced
The world faces huge health challenges and we at Wellcome support science that can find ways to solve these....
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Our 4th Year Anniversary
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We are rounding out our fourth year with over 2 million visits strong. A very exciting journey it has...
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World Press Photo 2021
Winners & Exhibitions Announced
World Press Photo recognizes the best visual journalism of the year, awarding the images and stories of photographers in...
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John Henderson / The Return
Sep 4 – Oct 9, 2021
While the process of casting is often considered in relation to permanence as the final move which fixes an...
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Rencontres d’Arles 2021
Jul 4 – Sep 26, 2021
Should we invent a new rite of passage for this very peculiar time? Retouch this blank year in technicolor?...
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Ibrahim Mahama: Lazarus
Sep 15 – Nov 7, 2021
Mahama's point of departure is 'Nkrumah Voli-ni,' an abandoned building in northern Ghana. Nkrumah is the name of the...
+
Sons of Cain
Various Engagements / 2021
Set in a small village in northern Albania where time is suspended and an ancient code dictates the life...
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On Hannah Arendt
Eight Proposals For Exhibition
Richard Saltoun's year-long program On Hannah Arendt looks to one of the most important thinkers of the post-war generation...
+
Wellcome Photography Prize
2021 Winners & Shortlist Announced
The world faces huge health challenges and we at Wellcome support science that can find ways to solve these....
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Our 4th Year Anniversary
ARTPIL / Prescription .124
We are rounding out our fourth year with over 2 million visits strong. A very exciting journey it has...
+
World Press Photo 2021
Winners & Exhibitions Announced
World Press Photo recognizes the best visual journalism of the year, awarding the images and stories of photographers in...
+
John Henderson / The Return
Sep 4 – Oct 9, 2021
While the process of casting is often considered in relation to permanence as the final move which fixes an...
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Rencontres d’Arles 2021
Jul 4 – Sep 26, 2021
Should we invent a new rite of passage for this very peculiar time? Retouch this blank year in technicolor?...
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