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Look at This! Laura Owens’s ‘Clocks’ Book

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We’re working around the clock, trying to beat it, racing against it. We’re never clocking out. It’s how the world works. Meanwhile, time-based works, as they’re termed these days, are increasingly appearing in galleries and museums. Time itself is appearing in many instances. An art-clock boom is on. Read More


West Village’s Karma Bookstore Preps Hamptons Branch

The future home of Karma in Amagansset. (Photo by Charlotte Lindemann)

Brendan Dugan, the enterprising proprietor of Karma bookstore, that West Village purveyor of artist books, and site of exhibitions and the odd performance (the artist Rob Pruitt signed books in the nude back in March) will open a second store later this summer in Amagansett, N.Y. The Hamptons shop, also to be called Karma, will be located at 249 Main Street, in a two-story shingled house set far back at the end of a narrow lot. Karma will occupy the building’s ground floor and, as with its New York home, will combine gallery space with a bookstore offering new, vintage and rare books. Read More