– The State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg is to house the 2014 Manifesta Biennial. The curator, to be named this month, will face the city’s notoriously conservative climate, including its ban on ‘homosexual propaganda.‘ An educational programme in the city has recently felt the brunt of this climate. – ARTnews‘ Ann Landi offers a survey of flip-flopping amongst art […]

Welcome to the July edition of Pick ‘N Mix, my monthly annotated list of bite-sized items that have caught my eye recently. If you aren’t already on the CC mailing list, perhaps you should join. “[CC] “circulating contexts–curating media/net/art” is a slightly moderated mailing list as part of a series of experimental long-term research projects hosted by the Vienna-based organisation […]