Hrag Vartanian

Pierogi Gallery's 20th annual Brooklyn Gravity Racers event

Pierogi is a Williamsburg, Brooklyn art gallery, and one of its longest-running traditions turns 20 this week: Brooklyn Gravity Racers.

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ArtRx NYC

by Hrag Vartanian on September 16, 2014

Cover of East Village Eye, issue 22, June 1982

This week, New York continues to celebrate the fall season, and nothing is slowing down.

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Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on September 14, 2014

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This week, Scotland’s Old Masters crisis, Anselm Kiefer’s 200-acre studio, Virginia Woolf and portraiture, Apple Watch buzz, ISIS think pieces, 10 important books in people’s lives, and more.

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ArtRx NYC

by Hrag Vartanian on September 9, 2014

George R. Lawrence, Bird’s eye view of Prospect Park, South, Brooklyn (1907)

This week, new shows by Morris Louis, Saul Steinberg, and R. Luke DuBois, a feminist manifesto, Greenpoint Gallery Night, and much more.

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What happens when you combine Ray Rice, football, a meme, and Jenny Holzer?

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Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on September 7, 2014

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This week, a Rothko sells for ~$150 million, NASA’s moon photos, identity of Jack the Ripper uncovered, violence of architecture, art institutions and imperialism, screenshots as POV, and more.

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ArtRx LA

by Hrag Vartanian on September 2, 2014

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This week, we have a handy map for your LA art adventures, Orange County trots out the avant-garde, Made in LA is closing, ACME celebrates 20 years, Doug Aitken has a new show, and lots more.

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ArtRx NYC

by Hrag Vartanian on September 2, 2014

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This week, New York is back in swing and for the next few weeks you will be inundated with more art events than you can imagine.

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Post image for Life Imitating Art: Grant Wood’s Ice Bucket Challenge

Not sure if this ever raised money for charity.

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Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on August 31, 2014

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This week, war photography and pop culture, breaking up the major museums, Hello Kitty is not a cat, video game sexism, criminalizing science, and more.

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