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Bundu, Mende, Sierra Leone Helmet Mask wood 18 x 8 x 10 inches 45.7 x 20.3 x 25.4 cm at Paul Kasmin (New York)

Arman the Collector: The Artist’s Collection of African Art, a selection of artworks and artifacts from the Arman Marital TrustArman the Collector: The Artist’s Collection of African Art, a selection of artworks and artifacts from the Arman Marital Trust

"My dialogue with African art derives from the conviction that artistic creation arises from a common fund of humanity and that in the discovery of aesthetic solutions the making of masterpieces supersedes regions, cultures, and becomes part of the treasures from all places and all times of human creation. "

Arman, in African Faces, African Figures: The Arman Collection (1997)

CURRENT VIEWING: MoMA PS1 presents Mike Kelley :October 13, 2013–February 2, 2014

Mike Kelley. Deodorized Central Mass with Satellites. 1991/1999.Mike Kelley. Deodorized Central Mass with Satellites. 1991/1999.

“My entrance into the art world was through the counter-culture, where it was common practice to lift material from mass culture and ‘pervert’ it to reverse or alter its meaning… Mass culture is scrutinized to discover what is hidden, repressed, within it.”

Mike Kelly

Current Viewing: Black Beauty: Lutz Bacher at Institute Of Contemporary Art (London)

Images courtesy of Institute of Contemporary Art, London. Photos by Mark Blower.Images courtesy of Institute of Contemporary Art, London. Photos by Mark Blower.

The ICA is delighted to present Black Beauty, the first major solo exhibition in the UK by American artist Lutz Bacher. Occupying an important position in contemporary art practice, Lutz Bacher’s work is receiving increasing levels of international recognition. Black Beauty provides a unique opportunity to see Bacher’s new works made specifically for the ICA together with recent work for the first time in London.

Ida Ekblad at Museum of Contemporary Art, (Oslo)

Images courtesy of Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo. Photos by Børre Haugstad.Images courtesy of Museum of Contemporary Art, Oslo. Photos by Børre Haugstad.

Ika Ekblad is an entrenched artist in TI's visual pantheon. Check out her previous appearances via the tags. Back in 2008, I tried to "posit her beside all those bad boy artists: Cory Arcangel, Dash Snow, Banks Violette." But I realized that was my mistaking her "idealized juvenilia" as the summary of her identity. My bad.

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