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Modern Matter magazine, issue 9

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£16.00

MODERN MATTER, ISSUE 9 — EVERYTHING HAS BEAUTY

Exploring ideas of femininity, beauty, gender performance and sexuality, Modern Matter’s limited 9th edition, Everything Has Beauty, was created in part as a celebration of the seminal women’s art magazine, Eau De Cologne, and of its latest gallery incarnation at Sprüth Magers.

Featuring:

An exclusive cover vinyl sleeve collaboration with Jenny Holzer.

An interview with Monika Sprüth, co-founder of Sprüth Magers gallery and the founder and publisher of Eau De Cologne, an iconic large-format exploration of work by women artists published between 1985 and 1989.

An interview extract from Eau De Cologne between Monika Sprüth and Ingrid Sischy; editor of Artforum (1979 — 1988) and Interview (1989 — 2008).

Work from Jenny Holzer, Rosemarie Trockel, Cindy Sherman, Louise Lawler and Barbara Kruger.

A still-life shoot of artworks and three-dimensional objects designed by Modern Matter founder and Editor, Olu Odukoya, as part of a series exploring constructions of beauty and gender. Photographed by Blommers & Schumm.

Philippe Parreno and Carsten Holler in conversation.

A look inside Carsten Holler’s major retrospective, Decision, at the Hayward Gallery.

Visual essays from Cindy Sherman, Francesca Woodman and Isa Genzken.

& more.