@kerryjamesmarsh, "Slow Dance" 1992-93, at the @smartmuseum "Expanding Narratives: The Figure and the Ground"
You can find the link to Christina Nafziger's review of the exhibition in our bio.
For Freedoms, a project founded by artists Hank Willis Thomas and Eric Gottesman, is in their final days of Kickstarter funding for their 50 States Initiative. The initiative works with existing infrastructure to give artists a critical platform—laying a foundation for arts institution to follow. Link to their Kickstarter is in our Bio right now, donate and get these states funded.
Issue 42 Online is done! 📡 thank you to all the staff writers, artists, and institutions included in our packed June issue. Link in our bio if you’re looking for some critical commuting reads. #theseenjournal#venicebiennale2018
Ever thought about the aesthetics of the @nytimes dubbed “Soylent Revolution?” In our most recent print issue Joel Kuennen talks ‘nonfood’ and the “dystopian collapse” of the current food system. 🍽 Link in our bio.
“I have been fortunate enough to see a great many of Owens’ exhibitions, but after this effective survey, it is clear that she damn well knows how to make a painting.” Read Terry R. Myers’ review of Laura Owens’ show at the Whitney, live now on our website 🐎
On April 18, @theseenjournal celebrated the launch of Issue 06 (Spring / Summer 2018) at @acehotelchicago. In the first picture is Associate Editor Gabrielle Welsh with Editor in Chief Stephanie Cristello, alongside cover artist Brendan Fernandes and lead designer Ashley Ryann of JNL Graphic Design. The event was presented in partnership with @bonhams1793 and we couldn’t be more happy with the turnout! Thanks all who came out. #theseenjournal
ISSUE 39 IS LIVE & ONLINE! 💫 Our February Issue covers artists & exhibitions internationally, with Hayv Kahraman on the cover. Link to the issue is our bio, or on our website! #theseenjournal (Image: Hayv Kahraman, Read Me From Right to Left, 2017, Oil on linen, courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, NYC)
New York friends, Alejandro Cesarco will be in conversation with @theseenjournal's editor Stephanie Cristello this Thursday at @curatorsintl in the #ICIHub . His solo @rensoc exhibition, Song, continues here through January 28 and is free and open to the public.⠀
#alejandrocesarco#theseenjournal @expochicago ⠀
Image: Alejandro Cesarco, Vanitas (From Remorse to Regret)(detail), 2017.
Join Editor-in-Chief of @theseenjournal Stephanie Cristello as part of an interview with New York-based artist Alejandro Cesarco, aligning with their exhibition @rensoc. The interview will take place @curatorsintl in New York, January 18 at 6:30pm. #alejandrocesarco#theseenjournal
We’ve been on holiday for a couple weeks but we’re back and working on a new online and print issue! Meanwhile, catch up on Online Issue 38. Staff writer Kate Pollasch interviews Jordan Stein of the Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive. 🎬 The two discuss late artist Miyoko Ito and her relation to Chicago, among many things. Link in our bio! 💫
EXPO CHICAGO opens to the public today! Come by our booth, we're tucked away with all the other publications (@cultured_mag to our left, @artforum to our right). Come say hi to our Assistant Editor and grab an issue of THE SEEN, 1-5.
Launching to align with #expochicago , THE SEEN @theseenjournal | Issue 05 features Bouchra Khalili on the cover to align with their inclusion in the @palaisdetokyo | Singing Stones exhibition at The Roundhouse @dusablemuseum. The full-color, oversized journal will be produced as a limited-edition 9,000 count run, premiering at tomorrow's opening reception of Singing Stones, and then available at many public locations throughout Chicago. #theseenjournal#singingstones
SEPTEMBER 22—Snap 2017
Join our friends at @artinstitutechi for the Snap photography benefit, with open bar and bites, music spun by @julianahuxtable and @mattroan, and photo sets designed by @wardellmilanstudio.
New issues of THE SEEN will be available for free, as always, at Snap!
Online Issue 37 is out today! On the cover we have an interview with David Hartt (@david_hartt), talking with Gabrielle Welsh about his new film and exhibition at the @grahamfoundation. Click the link in our bio to read! (All images courtesy Corbett vs. Dempsey and commissioned by the Graham Foundation.)
Variable digital cover of Issue 05 of @theseenjournal by Bouchra Khalili from her Constallations series — launching in print this September, titles announced today! Designed by JNL @ryannashley @jasonpickleman #theseenjournal
Announcing Issue 05 in Print — http://bit.ly/2u18fE0
THE SEEN announces the Fall / Winter preview titles launching Issue 05 in print this September 2017, featuring Bouchra Khalili on the cover to align with their inclusion in the @palaisdetokyo | Singing Stones at The Roundhouse on the DuSable Museum of African American History campus. The full-color, oversize journal will be produced as a limited-edition 9,000 count run available for distribution at multiple public locations throughout the city of Chicago, as well as select national and international distribution.
With Staff Writers reporting from around the world, each issue of THE SEEN features in-depth writing on contemporary art, as well as highlight essays, artist profiles, reviews, and limited-edition contributions from top international artists.
Issue 05 will feature exclusive pieces and new commissions on the best in international contemporary art, launching at @expochicago (September 13–17, 2017). #theseenjournal @scristello
Untitled video still from Lost in Space (After Huck), 2017 by Shimon Attie. Review of their newest exhibition at the St. Louis Museum of Art by Brian Prugh now up on THE SEEN online. (Link in bio) #theseenjournal#shimonattie
"nowhere did experimentation occur more quickly and profoundly as in Russia during the 1910-30s; artists not only pictured, but shaped the revolution" #theseenjournal Issue 04 exhibition review by Anastasia Karpova Tinari @themuseumofmodernart
"...but you know I can still open an art magazine and see all male shows. I don't fucking believe it." Issue 04 interview with Judy Chicago @judy.chicago by Natalie Hegert 🌺 #judychicago#theseenjournal