Tag Archives: Creative Time

The Last Pictures

A few days ago, Creative Time launched The Last Pictures, an archival disc created by artist Trevor Paglen, into outer space, where it will orbit the earth, affixed to the exterior of the communications satellite EchoStar XVI, maybe forever (or close to it). Paglen, who works with sound, video and installation, selected 100 photographs to represent human [...]

A Look at Frieze New York

London’s perennially popular Frieze Art Fair descended on New York City for the first time last week with a roar, bringing with it Frieze’s famous custom-designed tent (this iteration designed by Brooklyn-based SO-IL), and unique programming around the fair’s temporary home on Randall’s Island. The Frieze Art Fair, organized by the inimitable duo Amanda Sharp [...]

1001 Chairs for Ai Weiwei

Artist and activist Ai Weiwei was arrested on April 3 in Beijing and has been missing since. Anne Pasternak of Creative Time posted a question on Facebook about what the arts community could do to support him, and in response curator Steven Holmes suggested a reenactment of Ai Weiwei’s project Fairytale: 1,001 Qing Dynasty Wooden Chairs. [...]

Creative Time Tropical Social

Creative Time held a brunch Saturday to raise money for their public arts projects, encourage membership, and to debut a series of limited edition comic books. The theme was a tropical social – so think island prints, hula music and drinks in coconuts – and it was held at The Hurricane Club on Park Ave. [...]

David Byrne Plays the Building

I know you probably heard about this already, but it’s still going on and it looks pretty amazing. I’m really only bringing it up to say “Damn, David Byrne is still doing amazing stuff after 30 years.”