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Contemporary is a visual arts magazine, published every month. Its website claims that it is the world's most widely distributed arts magazine, with an estimated international readership of around 75,000. Contemporary is based in Bermondsey, south-east London. Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ... Contemporary Records was a record label which was purchased by Fantasy Records in 1984. ... The Mona Lisa is one of the most recognizable artistic paintings in the Western world. ... , Bermondsey is an area of south London in the London Borough of Southwark. ...

The magazine is published by Brian MÅ«ller. The Senior Editor is Michele Robecchi.


The magazine contains news, features, interviews and reviews focused on contemporary visual art. Damien Hirst, Maurizio Cattelan, Terry Riley, Matthew Barney and Tracey Emin have all featured in the magazine. Contemporary's marketing strategy includes the distribution of specially commissioned limited edition prints by well-known artists free to its subscribers. The Physical Impossibility of Death in the Mind of Someone Living by Damien Hirst (1991) Damien Hirst (born June 7, 1965) is an English artist and the most prominent of the group that has been dubbed Young British Artists (or YBAs). ... abdul vas Any article can be flagged as one which may be biased Abdul (Venezuela, 1978) is a classically schooled painter with a remarkably timid character. ... Terry Riley – (Portrait by Betty Freeman) Terry Riley (born 24 June 1935) is an American composer associated with the minimalist school. ... Matthew Barney (born March 25, 1967 in San Francisco, California) is a contemporary artist who works with film, video, installations, sculpture, photography, drawing and performance art. ... Tracey Emin RA (born 3 July 1963) is an English artist of Turkish Cypriot origin, one of the group known as Britartists or YBAs (Young British Artists). ...

Spanish contemporario English contemporary


Adjective 1. Rob

2. Belonging to the present time; "contemporary leaders".

3. Occurring in the same period of time; "a rise in interest rates is often contemporaneous with an increase in inflation"; "the composer Salieri was contemporary with Mozart".

4. Modern, contemporary furniture store http://www.Contemporario.com

Noun 1. A person of nearly the same age as another.

External links

  • The magazine's homepage

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There are a number of festivals dedicated to contemporary music, among them the Gaudeamus Foundation Music Week in Amsterdam, Warsaw Autumn in Poland, Salzburg Aspekte, the Donaueschingen Festival of Contemporary Music, the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival and the Winnipeg New Music Festival (the largest attended new music festival in the world).
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