Curator, Arts Writer, Director of Destricted, New York
Curator and writer on contemporary art, culture and photography - he sounds like one of the many New York arty types - but unlike Wakefield, not many of them have the title of creative director of Playboy and Nike, write for W Magazine and Art Forum or curate at MOMA PS1, Art Basel and Biennales. 'A Magazine's' Rebecca Ryba interned with Neville Wakefield in 2011. Two years on she talks with him about his projects and life in the big apple.
If the heat and traffic are too much and you want an adventure outside of New York City - there are several well-established sculpture parks and contemporary art centres within one to two hours of New York City, offering art galore, shaded walks and cool green lawns. Julia Champtaloup gives us a run down on the best ...
The White Rabbit Gallery in Chippendale, should be a 'definite' on your list to see art that will challenge any preconceptions you may have of chinese art. The gallery showcases memorable and defining modern art by chinese artists in eclectic quarterly exhibitions. Toby Blyth explains.
Our now roving francophile Toby Blyth attends the dedication of Dayiwul Lirlmin, Lena Nyadbi's painting and roof mural in the esteemed company of the artist herself and Australia's Governor General Bryce at the Musée du Quai Branly in Paris.
We bring you more of the 55th Biennale preview - the rains arrived in Venice and the glamour may just have been a little tarnished - however 'A Magazine's' Toby Blyth dons a stylish raincoat, and heads back out.