[artinfo] SPIKE ART QUARTERLY - the new international magazine for
contemporary art Issue 03 out now!
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SPIKE ART QUARTERLY
Issue 03 out now!
Spike started in 2004 in Vienna as an artists' initiative. It is a
bilingual (German/English) quarterly and is available in Austria,
Germany, Switzerland, Prague, Budapest, Bratislava at the kiosk and in
selected bookshops. And soon in magazine shops next to you!
Each issue is introduced by an internationally known critic's essay on
a recent art phenomenon. This time the artist / critic MIKE KELLEY
makes an appeal for the artist as critic.
It is spike's concept to offer art producers the possibility of not
only taking center stage but also getting in a word on their selves
and others. Again five striking international artists are portrayed in
In her micro performances, a disturbing counter world suddenly flares
in the course of familiar processes. By Daniel Baumann.
It would be better if radicality remains in the field of art. A
conversation with Rita Vitorelli.
The political videos and actions of this Sarajevo-based artist adress
the mechanisms of exclusion and foreign determination. By Anselm
The Swiss photorealist, who brought subculture into the sphere of art
in 1970s, is still amazingly relevant today. By Philipp Ziegler.
This Austrian artist deconstructs the myth of the American Way of Life
in his works. By Raimar Stange.
Art Guide: Kosovo
In our editorial focus on Eastern Europe Antje Mayer takes us through
the "Land of the Blackbirds", whose art scene is receiving growing
international attention. Artist Erzen Shkololli features his
colleagues Lulzim Zeqiri, Edi Hilla, Jakup Ferri, Sokol Beqiria and
FEATURE RAF EXHIBITION - the controversial RAF exhibition at the
Kunst-Werke Berlin from the point of view by Oystein Aaasan, Raimar
Stange and Andreas Schlaegel.
ARCHITECTURE: Barbara Imhof's space-related architecture. By Manuela
PRINTED MATTER: Barnett Newman's "Stations of the Cross". By Johannes
FASHION: Less Sex - Very Sexy. By Ruth Weismann.
FOCUS: MUSIC: Industrial Fist (Psychosis). By Seth Price.
ARTIST'S FAVOURITES: Thomas Locher features Carol Bove, Lise Harlev,
Pia Maria Martin, Katya Sander and Jan Timme.
COLLECTOR'S COLLECTION: Ernst Ploil.
CURATOR'S KEY: Olaf Metzel's "13.4.1981". By Florian Waldvogel.
GALLERIST'S CHOICES: Gallery HIT (Bratislava) features Lucia Tkacova,
Gallery Hohenlohe & Kalb (Vienna) features Simon Wachsmuth, Gallery
Ritter/Zamet (London) features Nogah Engler.
KRUMPL'S MARKET MANUAL: Once Again, Please! Repetition in art. By
VERENA KUNI: The Voices of The Media.
LETZTE LOCKERUNG: Borschtsch im Expresszug. By Sebastian Mayreck.
REVIEWS William Eggleston (Albertina, Vienna), Werner Feiersinger
(Gallery Martin Janda, Vienna), Henrik Krawen (Gallery
EngholmEngelhorn, Vienna), Nedko Solakov (O.K Centrum fur
Gegenwartskunst, Linz), Michel Majerus (Kunsthaus Graz), Carol Rama
(Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck), Dinos & Jake Chapman (Kunsthaus,
Bregenz), Cindy Sherman (Spruth Magers Gallery, Munich), Carsten
Nicolai (Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt a. M.), Gerhard Richter (K 20,
Dusseldorf), Gabriel Orozco (Palacio de Cristal, Madrid), Richard
Renaldi (Western Projects, Los Angeles), Biennale Moscow, Triennale
India (New Delhi)
Until summer spike will attend the following art fairs:
ViennAfair (Vienna), Art Moscow (Moscow), Art Basel (Basle)
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