Metro Pictures (1980-2021). Expressionism embarrasses me. A conversation with Janelle Reiring and Helene Winer
◯ Kayode Ojo, Private Residence, New York (Patek Philippe Nautilus), 2021. C-print in polished aluminum frame. 102.9 × 68.9 × 4 cm. Edition of 3 plus 1 artist’s proof. Courtesy of the artist and Sweetwater, Berlin.
◯ Shuang Li, Lord of the Flies, 2021. Performance during the exhibition “Where Jellyfish Come From” at Antenna Space, Shanghai, 2021. Courtesy of the artist and Peres Projects, Berlin.
ON VIEW → International exhibitions selected by ◯ Hedwig Fijen, Founding Director of Manifesta – The European Nomadic Biennial ◯ Christina Li, Curator of the Finnish Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia ◯ Stephanie Rosenthal, Director of Gropius Bau, Berlin ◯ Francesco Stocchi, Curator of the Swiss Pavilion at the 59th International Art Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia
FEATURES → ◯ Desire Machines: The Art of Kayode Ojo by Blake Oetting ◯ Processing Placelessness: When Screens take Bodies. Andrea Bellini in Conversation with Shuang Li ◯ Colin Self: On Shadows and Spotlights. Text by Isabel Parkes. Photography by Joseph Kadow ◯ Space As a Reflection Of the Mind. Olivia Erlanger in Conversation with Keller Easterling ◯ Xinyi Cheng’s Intimate Assault on Reality by Ingrid Luquet-Gad ◯ One to Watch. Catalina Ouyang: Perilous Embodiment by Jane Ursula Harris ◯ A CONSTANT CHOREOGRAPHY OF RETURNING. Visual essay by Hayden Dunham ◯ Profile. Craig Green: Silence and the Suburbs by Charlie Robin Jones ◯ Julien Creuzet’s Complex Work: Plastic Poetics, Landscapes, Hybridizations by Pascale Krief ◯ Time Machine. METRO PICTURES (1980–2021). A conversation with Janelle Reiring and Helene Winer by Paul Taylor Originally published in Flash Art International no. 133, April 1987 ◯ Questionnaire. For the Love of Doing Nothing: The bare minimum collective on Illness, Care, and Work. A Conversation with Olamiju Fajemisin ◯ Letter from the City by Mandy Harris Williams
REVIEWS → ◯ Baseera Khan, “I Am an Archive” Brooklyn Museum, New York ◯ Caroline Kent, “Chicago Works” Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago ◯ Yu Ji, “Against Shadows” Sadie Coles HQ, London ◯ “The Real Show” CAC Brétigny ◯ “TUNE. Sound and Beyond” Haus der Kunst, Munich ◯ Wolfgang Tillmans, “Sound is Liquid” mumok, Vienna ◯ Steven Parrino, Gagosian, Basel