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CLOG: Brutalism

February 1, 2013

Curators Michael Kubo, Chris Grimley, and Mark Pasnik published a piece in the February 2013 edition of CLOG on Brutalism. The piece is rooted in research first started for the exhibition HEROIC at pinkcomma in 2009.

Boston’s High Spine

November 10, 2012

Mark Pasnik participated in an event dedicated to Boston’s High Spine sponsored by the Boston Preservation Alliance on November 10, 2012 at the Boston Architectural College. Panelists included Ed Glaeser, Henry Moss, Anthony Pangaro, Jean Carroon, David Hacin, Tunny Lee, and Tad Stahl.

Projections at WUHO

November 1, 2011

A version of pinkcomma’s Projections exhibition appeared in the WUHO gallery in Los Angeles in October and November of 2011.

ArchitectureBoston

October 31, 2011

The curatorial team published an article on galleries as a medium of dissemination in the Winter 2011 issue of ArchitectureBoston.

pinkcomma to Curate BSA Space

July 24, 2011

The pinkcomma curatorial team was selected to design the first exhibition at the Boston Society of Architects’ new BSA Space in Atlantic Wharf.

We Talk About Architecture, Architecture Talks Back

April 14, 2011

Michael Kubo participated in a discussion at the Community College of Rhode Island on Thursday, April 14, 2011 as part of the Knight Campus Art Gallery’s “We Talk About Architecture, Architecture Talks Back” event. The panel examined the Knight Campus building, a concrete megastructure completed in 1972 by the architect Howard Juster. Details are available here.

HEROIC Project at BU Conference

April 8, 2011

Chris Grimley, Mark Pasnik, and Michael Kubo presented research from the Heroic Project at Boston University on April 8, 2011. The discussion was the opener for the “Architecture + Philosophy” conference hosted by BU’s philosophy department.

Design Research

February 24, 2011

Chris Grimley published a review of the book Design Research: The Store That Brought Modern Living to American Homes in the February 2011 issue of ArchitectureBoston

Two Articles Published in Celeste Magazine

November 24, 2010

Two articles the gallery’s curators (“Tough Love” and “Concrete Ideology”) as well as drawings and photography from the Heroic Project appeared in the Pyramide Insert of Celeste Magazine in the Fall of 2010.

On Curating

September 17, 2010

On September 17, 2010, Chris Grimley and Mark Pasnik joined Praxis editors Amanda Reeser Lawrence and Ashley Schafer as part of MIT’s BOS lecture series. The discussion was entitled “On Curating.”

Andrea Leers Reviews the Biennial Exhibition

August 24, 2010

Andrea Leers published a review of the Design Biennial Boston 2010 in the fall issue of ArchitectureBoston.

PechaKucha 18

July 24, 2010

Michael Kubo and Mark Pasnik presented the work of the gallery at PechaKucha 18.

HEROIC in Architect Magazine

April 24, 2010

The Heroic exhibition curators published an essay in the April 2010 issue of Architect Magazine commenting on the value of the buildings from the exhibition.

Curators Featured in Boston Home

April 22, 2010

Gallery curators Michael Kubo and Chris Grimley are featured in the Spring 2010 issue Boston Home, highlighting the next generation of design in the city.

In praise of ugly buildings

January 24, 2010

“In praise of ugly buildings” by Sarah Schweitzer appeared in the January 24 issue of the Boston Globe, covering the content of the “Heroic” exhibition.

Robert Campbell Reviews HEROIC

January 3, 2010

Architecture critic Robert Campbell wrote his January 3, 2010 column in the Boston Globe on the Heroic exhibition.

pinkcomma and over,under in Art New England

December 24, 2009

The gallery and over,under were profiled in the December 2009/January 2010 issue of Art New England.

Welcome Hometta Exhibition in Dwell and Boston Globe

October 4, 2009

The gallery and Welcome Hometta exhibition were the subjects of a Dwell blog entry entitled “Pinkcomma Gallery Welcomes Hometta” in November 2009. Welcome Hometta was also profiled in a Boston Globe article entitled “McMansions, be gone” in October 2009.

Exhibitions in Architect’s Newspaper

October 2, 2009

The double feature Heroic and Publishing Practices appeared in the Architect’s Newspaper blog in October 2009.

Publishing Practices in Dwell and ArchDaily

October 1, 2009

On October 2009, Publishing Practices was reviewed on the Dwell blog website and ArchDaily presented an interview with guest curator Michael Kubo.

I M Pei’s Noble Boston

September 25, 2009

Historian and author Douglass Shand-Tucci’s September 2009 blog on the Back Bay Historical website focused on the topic “I M Pei’s Noble Boston” in conjunction with pinkcomma’s Heroic exhibition.

Publishing Practices in Volume 22

September 24, 2009

Issue 22 of the journal Volume includes the Publishing Practices research and graphics by Michael Kubo and Chris Grimley, first created and exhibited at pinkcomma in September 2009.

pinkcomma Selected as Readers’ Pick for Best Art Gallery

November 17, 2008

The pinkcomma gallery was selected as the readers’ pick for best art gallery by the Weekly Dig as part of its 2008 Dig This Awards.

pinkcomma in Architect and Architectural Record

April 4, 2008

The pinkcomma gallery appears in the March and April 2008 issues of Architect and the May issue of Architectural Record.