Tuesday, July 15, 2008

This Day in History: A Genius Was Born

Today is my birthday. It is also Rembrandt's.

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn • Self-Portrait in a Cap, Open-Mouthed • etching
> History Channel

3 comments:

mkaysen said...

HBD cool ........

Hemaworstje said...

Congratulations , not that y can beat a dutchguy but have a happy day

Alyssa Herlocher said...

Happy Birthday! just a heads up, we're having a PDF show this saturday!

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On Saturday, July 19, 2008 Golden Age will be hosting:

PDF

A show of commissioned works opening simultaneously around the world.





For the PDF show, the curators, whyandwherefore.

com,
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asked each of the artists to respond to their medium,
PDFs—specifically how digital work can be infinitely and exactly
reproduced.



Each was also invited to interrogate the idea of
worldwide, collective action—connected to the simultaneous,
international openings.





With work by Fia Backström, Bozidar Brazda, Brian Clifton, Paul
Ramirez Jonas, Rachel Mason, Sean Raspet, Dexter Sinister and Jordan
Wolfson.





Venues as of July 14:

Atkinson Space, Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA

Bastard, Oslo, Norway

Brown Gallery, London, UK

La Casa Encendida, Madrid, Spain

Circus Gallery, Los Angeles, California, USA

Golden Age, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Hiromi Yoshii Gallery, Osaka, Japan

Jessica Silverman Gallery, San Francisco, California, USA

Galleri Loyal, Stockholm, Sweden

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Portland, Oregon, USA

Placeholder Gallery, Newhall, CA

Showroom, Hamburg, Germany; Leipzig, Germany; Zurich, Switzerland

Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, New York City, USA

Vox Populi, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Y Gallery, Queens, New York City, USA


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