Posts Tagged ‘travel’

Help Desk: Have Art, Will Travel

Nina Katchadourian. Flight Log, 2010-2012;
single-channel video,
dimensions variable.

Help Desk is an arts-advice column that demystifies practices for artists, writers, curators, collectors, patrons, and the general public. Submit your questions anonymously here. All submissions become the property of Daily Serving. Help Desk is co-sponsored by When is it a good investment to travel for your work? Recently I sold my largest piece yet to a collector out of my studio in Berlin while[…..]

Guide to Art Basel 43: You can’t do it all, but you can certainly try


Going to Basel during the art fair is like battling a multi-headed Hydra. It’s the biggest, potentially most daunting international art event of the year. You may not be able to do it all – but you might as well die of alcohol poisoning while trying. Indeed Basel is, like many international art fairs, biennials and events – a massive party attended by every international[…..]

Jeff Carter

Since the mid-90s, artist Jeff Carter has traveled extensively throughout India, Sri Lanka, Indonesia and China. These travels have caused the artist to focus much of his attention on the idea of contemporary tourism and the implications of meaning that time and distance have on objects of travel, such as souvenirs and snapshots. Often, the artist will work directly from memory, recreating objects to investigate[…..]