slow your role

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ok so with almost a thousand photos to upload and post since last blog i’m not sure how much is even interesting anymore
i remember how small the elevator at the Hotel Beaumarchais was
and I suppose I am still interested in it

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this is me in paris during FIAC

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what art sticks with you when so many weeks pass without looking at is a second time?

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the dog with the pink leg running through the Pierre Huyghe show stuck with me
but perhaps that was tied into missing Bertie feelings

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i even visited a pupppy store while i was in paris cuZ i missed puppy smell 🙁

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Cartier foundation or Prada foundation I forget

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Ron Mueck

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these are all hand carved by the way very important to know that detail

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months and months and months and months

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had dinner with Korakrit

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at some artist designed restaurant that was wack

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installed Holton and Matthew at Salon Zurcher

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it was fun

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sorry for the occasional instagram overlap

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went to check out Rosson Crow at Nathalie Obadia

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this photo is so derp hahaha

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which ones do you like best i like the abstractions

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instagram filters never hurt nobody

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spent a lot of time by myself

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that i think will be a theme of all these catch up posts

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and am in the process of extricating from my life my one friend at the moment so we will see how that goes

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then i can finally be completely by myself, just how i want it

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oh but then theres the puppy i cant get rid of him…

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so i went to do a big gallery tour of all the paris galleries (that were open :))

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marian goodman i think
and what is that guys name
Richard Tuttle i had to google that

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oh and this i have to google too dammit

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pioneering neon artist multiply ripped off today
Keith Sonnier
Man that took a lot of googling and even google maps
waiting to long to post shit is bad, memory gets real messed up

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some nice space but not so interesting show

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and this i loved these so much

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in this weird basement storage gallery

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yvon lambert was closed lame

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something or other

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some Cy Twombly drawings somewhere

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i liked this found art on the street

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Ropac was real impressive with some not so interesting Chinese painter

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perrotin had its weird circus vibe going
funny how jeffrey was called circusy but to me Perrotin aesthetic is so different than jeffrey’s

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dude look at this

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this show was crazy

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i wish i were the writer asked to review these shows
think how fun it would be just to describe the works let alone critique them

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kinda liked this

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REALLY liked this

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and bought a toilet paper mug in the gift shop

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Perrotin again
imagine if this was the entrance to Hole!

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oops sorry

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moving right along! in the rain

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Agnes B finally

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some strange street art situation

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but not all bad and very diverse

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an artist who N Dash knows who i cant remember

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this was the gallery not the art

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looking for restaurant

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finding restaurant

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snails taste gross

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what is the surprise???? i never found out i don’t have grindr

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bleh! go away go home

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i will after the FIAC preview i promise

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getting up early is fun sometimes

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weird detail of mark flood

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so everyone is just kidding about david ostrowski right?

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Eddie Peake seems like an interesting artist

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a Brendan Lynch painting whoda thunk it remember that dude?

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korakrit hmm there seem to be more burn denim printies around

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ramiken crucible what is that

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i am down for this

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theres always a clever palette knife painting somewhere in an art fair

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liek the photo

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what do yu’uns think of Parker Ito booth?

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i think… pleasantly surprised but maybe pleasant is not the best emotion in contemporary artmaking

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FIAC is so fancy i want to be in FIAC next year

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miriam cahn

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nicolai wallner booth

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that mattress artist always makes that BIG song stuck in my head

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interestin or not interestin?

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mark barrow i really like this one

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this guy!
i was finally going to learn his her name and then the photo of the wall label was too blurred to read

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another miriam cahn

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klara liden everyone loves these
well i guess i do too

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k8 hardy

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will never remember this artists name as long as i live i think

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love peter halley

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katharina grosse too

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is that nikki de saint phalle”?

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Emin-ed out from miami cant even look

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alex prager having soon show in NYC!

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oh no one told me i had to read at the art fair bo-ring

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this painting should be the cover of my wee Paris album

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is definitely art

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sam falls im guessing

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roni horn and rob pruitt im guessing

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jules de balincourt

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yo yo yayoi

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Recent address; stuck you for your stash in your pissy mattress; Your mom’s an actress didnt wanna show me the safe; It’s okay, she was old anyway

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“Get Money” would actually be a good song to play in the background for art fair postings esp this silver guy what is his name argh i just don’t care
it’s not ryan sullivan it’s
it’s on the tip of my tongue
jacob kassay! got it not dead yet still tickin up there

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aiken awesome

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joan mitchell official

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this should have been way better than it was

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Two Hundo Hunley

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actually i don’t know how much it was

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everything in this room is expensive

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these letters are expensive

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this messy thingie is expensive

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laura owens is expensive

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alex katz is expensive
i don’t need to say it each time you guys know
this painting is beautiful

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this painting is super sweet i thought theo rosenblum would like it

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i hope this is the right label i cant see when so small thumbnail

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a new Sterling Ruby

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Argh i forgot already

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spencer just kidding

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this guy older artists is it artschwagger?

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cute tiny found photo somewhere

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everyone loves to copy this everyone go home and make one right now!

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these are great Ken Price poots

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this is a sculpture by KAWS

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razor blades on a Hirst

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mcginleys tumbling down at team

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murakami smiles for miles

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painted really beaufitully actually

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everyone loves this too

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quick buy one have you bought one oh down low you’re too slow

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i liked this better in case anyone was comparing

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an oscar murillo painting

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a dan colen wall cut out
apparently there was a second component to this piece but i didn’t bother to go see what it was

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a sterling expanse

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new too i guess!

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this is cool again

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this too

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this is amazing

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holton’s bro and his wife

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a man on a mat of bats

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pretty fun way to spend a morning i would have to say

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andrea cashman sold the piece behind her!

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ok lets git

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check out the palais de tokyo on the way out but who is the artist again

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parreno and friends
for example this involves tino seghal it just must

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haha out of order ADEK was not one of the collaborators

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i think i got stuck in teh bookstore
oh me and tony had a fun time with this one
fond memories!

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love this photo

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i wish Dash could have seen the Hole

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now we are at some emerging fair i think

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i spy Jim Joe

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more on that soon

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those last two pieces if put in the main fair and a fancy booth and a huge price tag coulda totally held up in there

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haha not this one

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oh ok i have to go to airport now, or then, or whenever

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I am the owner of downtown contemporary art center THE HOLE! I am arts editor at i-D magazine I paint paintings and curate art shows all around

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