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1 March 2018

The Wonderful Mind and Eye of Mr Vo

By Allan Schwartzman, co-founder of AAP & chairman of Sotheby's Global Fine Arts

Not since Félix Gonzáles-Torres or Matthew Barney has there been an artist who has worked with the breadth and precision of Danh Vo. This is made exquisitely apparent in the full, yet sparsely installed, mid-career survey that has just opened at the Guggenheim Museum (“Danh Vo: Take My Breath Away”, until 9 May). Vo commonly sources his materials from the remnants of history, spanning, in this exhibition alone, antiquity, Catholicism and the Kennedy administration—to name just three. His work is a potent and poetic fusion of the cultural, the political and the personal. It is conceptually and intellectually resolute, while...


The Wonderful Mind and Eye of Mr Vo

Five Overlooked Modern Artists

Radical Pioneers Ripe for Rediscovery

By Alexandra Christl


The Painted Word

A Must-See Work by Ed Ruscha

By Christian Viveros-Fauné


When Color Becomes Form

Slideshow: Across the Spectrum

By Ivy Shapiro


Pocket Edition


By Pablo Helguera


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