Found Objects 15/10/12Posted: October 15, 2012
We begin and end with Frieze, which seems only Fair (ahem). The other stories are good too:
- Chloe Nelkin was on a pleasingly alliterative gallery binge last week. Take a deep breath and enjoy her Frieze Frenzy.
- The Independent may be pushing it to call the Wiltshire monument an art gallery. But the findings of 72 Bronze Age carvings on Stonehenge is exciting indeed.
- Theaster Gates brings theatre to White Cube Bermondsey. We Make Money Not Art finds a fully stocked library and, what else, a levitating fire truck.
- Who knew LA has a Mexican mayor? Everyone now he’s been cool enough to authorise the restoration of a controversial 1932 mural. Report by Blouin Artinfo.
- Richard Hamilton is being geared up for a posthumous show at Tate Modern, but in the meantime there’s this at the National Gallery.
- Sobering news about the so-called cloud: someone has to house all those servers. Kyle Chayka discusses their aesthetics on Hyperallergic.
- Can fasting help you understand Cezanne. Hemingway thought so, as C-Monster (re)discovers…
- You might not think previous ownership by Eric Clapton would do much for a piece of art and you’d be wrong.
- This skywriting project on Daily Serving looks pretty cool, once you get past the inevitable punnery.
- Frieze Curator Sarah McCrory (soon to be Glasgow International Director) answers ten burning questions for Phaidon.