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Rough Collages and Finished Works Cut from the Same Cloth

< 1 minute agoArts : Hyperallergic

The expressive quality of collage across all manner of media, from literature and music to the visual arts, came to mind while viewing Rough Cut, an exhibition at Morgan Lehman Gallery.

In the Face of Violence, a Mexican Artist Finds Sanity in Stereotypes

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When Mexico City artist Saner started talking with Jonathan LeVine Gallery about his first solo show with the space, the 43 students in the rural town of Ayotzinapa, Mexico, who would be disappeared by military and police in late September 2014, were still going about their daily lives.

Emma Goldman Papers Project Faces Uncertain Future

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The 34-year-old Emma Goldman Papers Project is in limbo after losing its affiliation with UC Berkeley and running through its funding.

A Vibrant Portrait of Liberia in GIFs

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In Monrovia Animated, Beaurain has produced an unusual form of GIF-as-documentary photo, one that brings to life a far-off locale and makes us consider it in a way we’ve rarely been asked to before.

‘The Babadook’ Is No By-the-Book Horror Movie

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“Present fears are less than horrible imaginings,” Macbeth famously mused. Centuries later, this tenet is borne out in countless horror movies.

When Guerrilla Art Goes Awry, Keep the Cameras Rolling

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BRUSSELS — 7 Square Metres (2013) didn’t set out to explore the subject of failure. Belgian artist Karl Philips’s first documentary film was supposed to record the complex implementation of a site-specific action at a 2011 summer music festival.

Capturing the Human Body in All Its Awkwardness

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Ulrich Seidl: Stills 1998– 2014, an exhibition of Austrian director Ulrich Seidl’s film stills currently on view at OstLicht Gallery in Vienna, showcases the filmmaker’s particular relationship to the aesthetics of the imperfect human body.

What Happens When You Steal an Artist’s Identity

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ALBUQUERQUE — If you live on the West Coast, you’ve probably already read plenty about Jessamyn Lovell’s “revenge” piece Dear Erin Hart,.

3 Poems by Joseph Massey

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Our poetry editor, Joe Pan, has selected three poems by Joseph Massey for his series that brings original poetry to the screens of Hyperallergic readers.

Stop Self-Censoring

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It's been three weeks since two masked gunmen stormed into the offices of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo and killed 11 people. In that time there's been self-censorship — quite a bit of it.

Falling for Niki de Saint Phalle

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PARIS — I have never particularly admired French-American artist Niki de Saint Phalle’s overly familiar and obvious Nanas (French slang for “broads”) — the gaudy, plump, joyous everywoman figures that made the artist’s case for female affirmation.

Will Paint Chickens for Eggs

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Since moving to the Catskills a year ago, our neighbors consistently out-neighbor us in their massive amounts of favors.

Street Artist Tells Bill Cosby to Fess Up

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Artists have been largely absent from the public discourse surrounding the allegations of sexual assault against Bill Cosby, another of which was just lodged, and about which the comedian remains silent.

Your Concise Guide to the 2015 LA Art Book Fair

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Opening on Thursday, January 29 at the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA is Printed Matter’s LA Art Book Fair.

How to See a World in a Corner of a Living Room

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What do the ’80s post-punk band Liquid Liquid, faded family photographs, and Art Spiegelman all have in common? All contributed to the creation of Richard McGuire’s latest graphic novel, Here.

Superscript: Arts Journalism and Criticism in a Digital Age

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The Superscript conference convenes a diverse array of writers, editors, artists, curators, and theorists to address questions around online art publishing’s present and possible futures.

Arts Vibrancy Index Measures Cultural Health of Communities Across US

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The National Center for Arts Research at Southern Methodist University has released its first Arts Vibrancy Index, a report that ranks the cultural vibrancy of communities across the country.

Shepard Fairey Hawks “Radical Art Supplies” on ‘Portlandia’

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"You wanna be radical? This is the radical store for you," says Phil (Fred Armisen) of "Shocking Art Supplies" in a skit from a new episiode of Portlandia that features a guest appearance by street artist and branding guru Shepard Fairey.

On Stage, as on Paper, David Foster Wallace Commands Your Attention

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

A supposedly and in fact fun thing I did this month was attend A (Radically Condensed and Expanded) Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again, an experimental performance at the Public Theater’s Under the Radar Festival.

Entang Wiharso Mines the Discord in Indonesia’s Diversity

2 days agoArts : Hyperallergic

In a recent interview, the Indonesian artist Entang Wiharso proclaimed: “I depict the condition of humans who are often divided by complex, multilayered political, ethnic, racial, and religious systems: they co-exist yet their communication is limited and indirect.”

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