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  1. Dossier | Cooke-Sasseville’s Golden Recipe

    ... lustre of jewellery, bling-bling has also taken root in the art world, a place where it is hardly uncommon to encounter displays of wealth ... of luxury goods. As the word cupcake enters the French language and the world of sophisticated desserts, it would seem that cupcakes ...

    jeremi - 04/15/2015 - 15:01

  2. Dossier | Celebration’s Deception

    ... I don’t see that “celebrations of contemporary art” in their explicitly celebratory incarnations (openings, launches, ... pleasure than another is either a triviality of everyday language, or does indeed reveal that one can quantify the surplus value it is ...

    jeremi - 04/15/2015 - 16:30

  3. Article | Erika Kierulf: Retiens mon Souffle

    ... preoccupied with the aftermath of Minimalism in contemporary art, Erika Kierulf’s recent exhibition “Retiens mon souffle” (La Centrale ... in her work. Breathe ultimately exemplifies, in the language of Minimalism, a critique of subjectivity and its normative modernist ...

    jeremi - 10/22/2014 - 17:09

  4. Dossier | Notes on the potential and limits of Embedded insurrection

    ... the forthcoming book byproduct: On the Excess of Embedded Art Practices, (3) with the collaboration of its editor Marisa Jahn. (4) By ... the system they intervent to produce the work, and using its language as the primary artistic medium.” For example, the core medium of ...

    jeremi - 04/15/2015 - 15:47

  5. Dossier | Waste and Ontology

    ... “obscenities” and “every imaginable waste product of language,” paintings strewn with everyday trash (buttons, tickets). (7) With ... its reverse. Historically, the introduction of waste in art at the dawn of the twentieth century creates the same movement. But one ...

    jeremi - 10/22/2014 - 16:08

  6. Dossier | BGL: Precarious and Revealing Sites of Memory

    ... 2001. Photo: © Richard-Max Tremblay, courtesy Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal BGL: ... artists have perhaps transposed the vanitas genre into the language of installation art, (8) as the ephemeral nature of earthly ...

    jeremi - 04/15/2015 - 16:36

  7. Benjamin Muon — Deflecting the Standard

    ... Marie Fraser, in discussing Devora Neumark’s L’Art de la conversation, (which involves setting up a sort of outside living ... that come from elsewhere, my life is not subjugated. My language, my land, my artefacts, have not been taken away, destroyed, nor ...

    Marie-Hélène - 01/24/2011 - 15:45

  8. Benjamin Muon — Deflecting the Standard

    ... Marie Fraser, in discussing Devora Neumark’s L’Art de la conversation, (which involves setting up a sort of outside living ... that come from elsewhere, my life is not subjugated. My language, my land, my artefacts, have not been taken away, destroyed, nor ...

    Marie-Hélène - 01/24/2011 - 15:47

  9. Dossier | Fear in Slovenian Film: Vinko Möderndorfer’s Predmestje

    ... one of the most beautiful and strong examples of critical art recently produced in Slovenia, uses the strategy of the fuzzy mind to ... life, to discover solidarity in others, regardless of their language, religion or the colour of their skin. In this social order, ...

    jeremi - 10/22/2014 - 17:13

  10. Dossier : Brouiller les frontières

    ... those who engage in the disruption of borders that divide art from life, those who take to the street (Pierre Beaudoin), the mall (Tagny ... gives and we sense both César’s skill and heart. The language of cinema is employed to frame the "nobody" as the "somebody". And yet ...

    Marie-Hélène - 01/24/2011 - 16:45

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