Since the artist Mike Kelly died last year, a flurry of retrospectives have opened. An epic show co-curated by Emi Fontana currently runs at the HangarBicocca. In between summer travels, Emi took some time to talk about the late artist.
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David Shrigley's new show at the Anton Kern Gallery plays with semiotics and the concept of the utilitarian sign, shifting the frame of reference and messing with your expectations to humorous and thought-provoking results.
Terttu Uibopuu knows some interesting people. Sometimes they get naked and sometimes she takes beautiful pictures of them. Some of those pictures are in a gallery show opening tonight. All of you should go.
In New York, art has always left traces behind, but like everything else in the city, those traces vanish a little more with every passing day, until they are completely erased. Take Soho, my neighborhood since 1985.
Pat Graham runs the the 96 Gillespie Gallery in Finsbury Park, North East London with his partner Melanie Standage.