Research & Realities
Stranger than Fiction
FRANÃ‡OIS ROCHE As founder of the French architectural studio R&Sie(n), François Roche is not content to be his native land’s token pervert in the biennial circus – not to mention […]
Ashes to Ashes
ZHANG HUAN Having experienced poverty as a performance artist, Zhang Huan’s work is now been enthusiastically embraced by the international art world. Even if the Chinese artist seems genuinely bemused […]
Burn it or Not?
ISTANBUL CONTEMPORARY ART BIENNIAL The latest edition of Istanbul’s Contemporary Art Biennial drew attention to a myriad of political, social and economic themes, both within the country and on the […]
DAVID CLAERBOUT Belgian artist David Claerbout often takes recourse to architectural photography as a way of defining what he calls the ‘terrible flatness of film’. DAMn° features stills from Sections […]
ART: A POPULAR LOGIC / DIONISIO GONZÁLEZThe blurred territory between the public and privates spheres of favelas is one of the highlights in the latest series of architectonic interventions by […]
PORTFOLIO: TIME WARP / TOMMY STARKA hunt for a set design in Berlin led to Tommy Stark capturing images of an apartment where life seems to have stopped in the […]
DESIGN:What gets me going: Maarten Baas burns furniture (2)DAMn° Productivity: a round-up of new product designDisturbed Design: 5.5 redefines the boundaries of design (3)Meal Moves: the ekibenARCHITECTURE:On Track: High Line; [… ...
DESIGN:What gets me going: Noato Fukasawa’s design behaviour (3)Design_Matrix: Vogt+Weizenegger’s exhibition at the MARTa, HerfordDoctor Plastic: industrial designer Claus MølgardA DAMn° view on last year’s prod ...
DESIGN:What gets me going: Tokujin Yoshioka (2)Tasty: fast-food culture exhibition at the Design Museum, ZurichHouse of Charm: the expansion of Poltrona Frau’s design empireOn and Beyond the Brink: DesignEDGE O5 […]
DESIGN:Stand and Deliver: Established & Sons, the UK’s latest design company (2)Profession: SCUM: the work of Jerszy Seymour (3)The Medium is the Matter: Lisbon’s ExperimentaDesign 2005Turning the World Inside Out: [… ...
ART:Brass Bands, Bush & Bats: Jeremy Deller wins the Turner Prize 2004, the UK’s biggest art prize (2)Freeze! You Sucker!: Art Basel Miami Beach shows how contemporary art fits in […]
ARTGuerillas in the Mist: round-up of the 51st Venice Art BiennialSpace Search: Honoré d’O and the evolution of Belgium’s official representation in Venice (cover)Orgy of the Ordinary: Jeremy Deller and […]
GROUND CONTROL / RICHARD MOSSEOne of the wounded buildings that was finally put down in last summer’s fighting in Gaza – for the previous five years Gaza International Airport lived […]
THE BOYS FROM BRAZZAVILLE / HÉCTOR MEDIAVILLA SABATÉRecording the snappy style of Congo-Brazzaville’s sapeurs reveals a subculture where dressing-up is considered an art form, and what started as a hangover […]
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