Weekly Roundup

Barbara Kruger

Barbara Kruger's art on a truck for "America: Here and Now," 2011. (Julia Botero/WNYC)

In this week’s roundup, Barbara Kruger on an 18-wheeler, Cao Fei presents on art and technology, artists receive awards, and more.

  • Cao Fei is part Seven on Seven, a conference that will feature presentations by seven teams, each comprised of one artist and one technologist, who will share a new idea they have developed while working in collaboration over the course of a single day. The conference is organized by Rhizome and an affiliate of the New Museum in New York.  The event will take place on May 14, 2011 from 1–6pm at the New Museum (NYC).
  • Sarah Lawrence College alum Janine Antoni was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship and she was selected from 3,000 applicants on the basis of achievement and exceptional promise.
  • Mark your calendars.  Laurie Simmons‘s next exhibition will take place at Wilkinson (London) June 10 – July 10.