Issues / #6 Summer 2006

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Diary: Three beggars and an artist

Eva Merz meets friends on the streets of Aberdeen
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Journey Six: Glasgow and Port Glasgow

Having clocked up five journeys for MAP, taking him from London to Lumsden, Duncan McLaren boards the train once again to test the values of contemporary art in a pub, a gallery in a flat, a town hall and an annual report
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Studio: Toby Paterson

Photographer Luke Watson visits painter Toby Paterson, well known for his postmodern architectural abstract works, in his Glasgow city centre studio
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Ian Hamilton Finlay

In these extracts from his eulogy read at Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, Alec Finlay remembers his father, the artist, poet, philosopher and gardener Ian Hamilton Finlay
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Mayo Thompson: Well Red

Neil Cooper discovers an Edinburgh Art and Language outpost in the hands of Red Crayola chief Mayo Thompson
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Ross Sinclair: Real Life Scenario

Artist, musician, painter of T-shirts and MDF, Ross Sinclair peels back the layers of his new work in conversation with Alice Bain
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Rosalind Nashashibi

8 March–8 Apr 2006, Harris Lieberman, New York
#6 - April 2006

Commission: X-REX

Kenny Hunter’s first foray into film—the latest in the MAP commission series. Kate Cowcher introduces the work here.
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Report: Whisky and orange juice

A cocktail of corporate collections. Tim Abrahams investigates art world activity
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Boys’ Club

Dada is back… or perhaps it never went away. As a major retrospective transfers from Paris to New York, an exhibition in Edinburgh explores the influence of the ‘anti-art’ movement on today’s British practitioners. So is it all dirty jokes and Oedipal angst, or should our hearts belong to Dada?
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Portfolio: Emerging artists from RSA exhibition

Alice Bain and Isla Leaver-Yap scanned the Royal Scottish Academy exhibition of student work in March and selected four new talents to celebrate the forthcoming summer degree shows
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Back Page: The Fiery Furnaces

Matthew Friedberger, one half of this Brooklyn duo, talks pyschedelia and tea
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Bulletin

Artists’ journeys, events and spaces by Isla Leaver-Yap
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What Makes You And I Different?

Tramway, Glasgow, 24 February–26 March 2006 
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Glasgow International 2006

Various venues, Glasgow, 19 April–1 May 2006 
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Karla Black

Mary Mary, Glasgow, 15 April–19 May 2006 
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Gary Rough

Sorcha Dallas, Glasgow, 1 April–6 May 2006 
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Martin Kippenberger

Tate Modern, London, 8 February–7 May 2006 
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Allen Ruppersberg

Dundee Contemporary Arts, Dundee, 8 April–28 May 2006 
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Colin Kirkpatrick

Peacock Visual Arts, Aberdeen, 10 February–25 March 2006 
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Luke Fowler

The Modern Insitute, Glasgow, 18 February–18 March 2006 
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Fred Sandback

Fruitmarket Gallery, Edinburgh, 18 March–14 May 2006 
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Roni Horn

Inverleith House, Edinburgh, 21 January–26 March and Museion, Bolzano 4 February–30 April 2006
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Tropicalia: A Revolution in Brazilian Culture

Barbican, London, 16 February–21 May 2006 
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Sean Landers

Greengrassi, London, 1 March–1 April 2006 
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Linder Sterling

Tate Britain, London, 1 April 2006
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Lumin de Lumine

Skateraw/Torness, 9 February 2006
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Armory Show

Piers 90 & 92, New York 9–13 March 2006 
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Books: STUDIOFILMCLUB

By Peter Doig, published by Verlag Walther Konig, 2005
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Books: Lost in Space

By Andrew Dodds and published by Book Works Chap Series, 2006
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Books: Black Box/Chambre Noire

Catalogue for William Kentridge exhibition, published by Deutsche Guggenheim, 2006
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Books: Ron Mueck

By Robert Rosenblum, published by Fondation Cartier Pour L’Art Contemporain, 2006 
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Ganghut in Oz

Ganghut travelled to the Nest Wave festival in Melbourne, Australia in March this year. They sent MAP the following dispatches, the way that they saw it