Joachim Koester

Syndicate content Technorati logo
Technorati search for "Joachim Koester"
Updated: 8 years 17 weeks ago

Emily Jacir Wins $100K Hugo Boss Prize

Wed, 2008-11-19 17:36
Emily Jacir Wins $100K Hugo Boss Prize Yesterday, while perusing the contemporary sale offerings at Phillips (the spectacular Judd alone was worth braving the downpour for), we spotted several Hugo Boss-logoed black vans idling outside; was an announcement of this year's winner of the art prize sponsored by the German fashion haus imminent? Indeed. Last night, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Hugo Boss announced that Palestinian-American artist Emily Jacir (pictured at left) is the winn

Emily Jacir Wins $100K Hugo Boss Prize

Sat, 2008-11-15 04:28
Yesterday, while perusing the contemporary sale offerings at Phillips (the spectacular Judd alone was worth braving the downpour for), we spotted several Hugo Boss-logoed black vans idling outside; was an announcement of this year's winner of the art prize sponsored by the German fashion haus imminent? Indeed. Last night, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation and Hugo Boss announced that Palestinian-American artist Emily Jacir (pictured at left) is the winner of the 2008 Hugo Boss Prize. She wil

Palestinian-American wins Hugo Boss Prize

Sat, 2008-11-15 02:23
~ Artist Emily Jacir. (Photo by Sarah Shatz 2008) Emily Jacir, the 37-year-old artist of Palestinian descent who produces photographs, videos, sculpture and drawings that address themes of belonging and displacement as they relate to Palestinian identity, has won this year's Hugo Boss Prize. The $100,000 award, established in 1996 by the Guggenheim Museum and named for the German men's wear company that sponsors it, is given every two years for significant achievement in contemp

Playground - Live Art Festival [Leuven]

Fri, 2008-10-31 16:31
Playground - Live Art Festival :: October 31 - November 7, 2008 :: STUK Artscentre, Naamsestraat 96, 3000 Leuven, Belgium. For the second edition of Playground STUK once again focuses on artists exploring the boundaries between various art disciplines. This international live art festival presents performances, installations and live actions. Many of these performances are new productions, often produced in collaboration with other institutions. The program consists of two closely linked and o

STUK presents Playground festival

Fri, 2008-10-31 12:31
STUK Artscentre Playground Live Art Festival 31 Oct - 07 Nov 08 STUK Artscentre Naamsestraat 96, 3000 Leuven Belgium info@stuk.be http://www.playgroundfestival.be For the second edition of Playground STUK once again focuses on artists exploring the boundaries between various art disciplines. This international live art festival presents performances, installations and live actions. Many of these performances are new productions, often produced in collaboration with other institution

50 Moons of Saturn: Second edition of the Torino Triennale

Mon, 2008-10-13 20:31
Torino Triennale 50 Moons of Saturn Second edition of the Torino Triennale 6 November 2008 - 1 February 2009 Opening: 5 November 2008 Curated by Daniel Birnbaum http://www.torinotriennale.it “50 Moons of Saturn is an exhibition about inspiration, assimilation and defiance. It includes fifty artists from every part of the world, working in all disciplines. Although often pervaded by a melancholy tone, the selected works by no means reveal an introspective or apolitical spirit. Finding o

Trances - Four Dance-Related Works [Rochechouart]

Sat, 2008-10-11 16:22
Trances - Four Dance-Related Works by Rineke Dijkstra, Douglas Gordon, Joachim Koester, Mathias Poledna :: October 11 - December 15, 2008 :: Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart, Place du Château, 87600 Rochechouart, France. “Why have moving images of bodies taken the place of statues? Because the world has been set in motion, firstly as a planet, then as a poetic universe,” wrote Jean Louis Schefer in the introduction to his On the World and Moving Images. Rochechouart Museu

Rochechouart Museum of Contemporary Art presents Trances

Sat, 2008-10-11 12:31
Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart Mathias Poledna Version, 2004.16mm black and white film, 10:40 min (16mm frame enlargement) Courtesy Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Cologne; Richard Telles Fine Art, Los Angeles; Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna. Trances Four dance-related works from the permanent collections Rineke Dijkstra, Douglas Gordon, Joachim Koester, Mathias Poledna. 11th of october- 15th of december Musée départemental d’art contemporain de Rochechouart Place

Mircea Cantor o expoziţie inedita la Mucsarnok, Budapesta

Fri, 2008-10-03 10:03
Galeria Mucsarnok, din Budapesta (Galeria de Artă Modernă) a vernisat pe 27 septembrie 2008 două expoziţii de artă modernă. Cu sprijinul Institutului Cultural Român la Budapesta, artistul român, rezident la Paris, Mircea Cantor prezintă în perioada 27 septembrie - 9 noiembrie expoziţia Future Gifts, un caleidoscop de expresie bazat pe toate recuzitele plasticii moderne, prin urmare, pentru a fi cât mai convingător în ceea ce priveşte “timpurile noi” şi metamorfoza valorilor, Cantor apelează la

LIBRARY curated by Adam Carr > UOVO Open Office Berlin

Thu, 2008-09-11 21:31
_ LIBRARY Curated by Adam Carr 6/09/08 – 31/10/08 UOVO Open Office Berlin Skalitzer Str. 68 +39 011 56 93 876 Contributions by: Saâdane Afif, Julieta Aranda, Olivier Babin, Marcelline Delbecq, Thomas Demand, Gintaras Didziapetris, Aurélien Froment, Ryan Gander, Loris Gréaud, Jens Haaning, Dean Hughes, Joachim Koester, Gabriel Kuri, Gabriel Lester, Benoit Maire, Kris Martin, Flávia Müller Medeiros, Darius Miksys, Jonathan Monk, Rivane Neuenschwander, Paola Pivi, Susan Philipsz, Dan Rees

CCS Bard The Greenroom, opening Sept. 27-28

Tue, 2008-09-09 20:31
Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College The Greenroom: Reconsidering the Documentary and Contemporary Art September 27, 2008 - February 1, 2009 Center for Curatorial Studies and Hessel Museum of Art Bard College, PO Box 5000 Annandale-on-Hudson, NY 12504-5000 845-758-7598 ccs@bard.edu http://www.bard.edu/ccs Opening reception: Saturday, September 27 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm Special Museum hours for September 27: 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Regular Museum Hours: Wednesday – Sunday, 1:00 –

Manifesta 7. The Soul. Trento, Italy / Part 2/2

Fri, 2008-08-22 09:10
This is part 2 of our coverage of The Soul (or, Much Trouble in the Transportation of Souls), Manifesta 7’s exhibition in Trento, Italy. In this episode we have a look at works by Roee Rosen, Joachim Koester, Andrée Korpys & Markus Löffler, Eyal Sivan, Beth Campbell, Barbara Visser, Karl Holmqvist, and Klaus Weber. According to the press release, the title of the exhibition, “Much Trouble in the Transportation of Souls”, is a phrase borrowed from Sergei Eisenstein, and “refers to the intenti

Live Stage: Wild Signals [Stuttgart]

Wed, 2008-08-13 16:35
[Image: Kevin Schmidt, Wild Signals, Video installation, 2007] Wild Signals. Artistic Positions between Symptom and Analysis :: September 13 - November 9, 2008 :: Württembergischer, Kunstverein Stuttgart, Schlossplatz 2, D-70173 Stuttgart. Wild Signals. Artistic Positions between Symptom and Analysis comprises works by eleven international artists who have appropriated scientific methods in different ways. Historical documents are subjected to a shifted reading. The instruments and discourses

WKV Stuttgart: Wild Signals. Artistic Positions between Symptom and Analysis

Wed, 2008-08-13 12:31
Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart Kevin Schmidt, Wild Signals, Video installation, 2007 Wild Signals Artistic Positions between Symptom and Analysis September 13 - November 9, 2008 Württembergischer Kunstverein Stuttgart Schlossplatz 2 D-70173 Stuttgart info@wkv-stuttgart.de http://www.wkv-stuttgart.de Corinne May Botz Sorel Cohen Martin Dammann Charles Gaines Jana Gunstheimer Susan Hiller Joachim Koester Joshua Mosley Pablo Pijnappel Tim Roda Kevin Schmidt From S