scout report

Spotlight: 2017 Venice Biennale "Viva Arte Viva"

by Dawn Roe

"There were numerous poignant, charged, and compelling moments to be encountered throughout both exhibition sites at the Biennale (the more traditional museum-like space at the Giardini and the incredibly expansive and sometimes rugged spaces of the Arsenale). And, it has to be said, there was some pure mystical bullshit, as well."

Extremes and Moderations


Glass Giant: Paintings by Jason Gubbiotti

by Emily Flamm

A subtle challenge of the digital landscape we so often inhabit is the default framing of all messages as equal. Most things are discovered in roughly the same way, on the same screen, from the same physical posture. Anything can feign legitimacy.