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Who’s Afraid of White Fragility? Edward Albee

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The late playwright's estate recently rescinded rights to his most famous play from a director who wanted to cast a black actor in his production. The post Who’s Afraid of White Fragility? Edward Albee appeared first on Hyperallergi...

Carol Rama’s Resistant Desire

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A survey of Rama's work at the New Museum shows an almost manic motion between ideas and styles — the Italian artist's way of defying reduction. The post Carol Rama’s Resistant Desire appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Witnessing the Female Gaze in Susan Meiselas’s 1970s Street Photos

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With the Prince Street Girls series, Susan Meiselas has accomplished something subtle but radical: a body of work devoted entirely to how women regard each other without the infiltration of a male perspective. The post Witnessing the Female Gaze in Susan Meiselas’s 1970s Street Photos appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The Eclectic Objects that Inspired Matisse’s Art

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Matisse in the Studio, at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is the first exhibit to focus specifically on Matisse’s objects and how they influenced his art making. The post The Eclectic Objects that Inspired Matisse’s Art appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Archival Slides from the Metropolitan Museum Find New Life as Artworks

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After sitting in storage space, the Metropolitan Museum of Art's thousands of 35-millimeter slides found a new home at the Department of Cultural Affairs's reuse center, Material for the Arts. The post Archival Slides from the Metropolitan Museum Find New Life as Artworks appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Dozens of M?ori and Moriori Remains Return to New Zealand from European Museums

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The Übersee-Museum Bremen and three other institutions are repatriating 59 Moriori and M?ori ancestral remains collected in the 19th century. The post Dozens of M?ori and Moriori Remains Return to New Zealand from European Museums appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Portrayals of an Ever-changing LA at the Bob Baker Marionette Theater

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Los Angeles on Shifting Ground, taking place on May 26, looks at LA as a city in constant flux, featuring a film by Thom Andersen, a performance about urban trauma, a puppet show, and more. The post Portrayals of an Ever-changing LA at the Bob Baker Marionette Theater appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Fighting Colonialism with Feminist Fabulation at Eyebeam

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Artist Morehshin Allahyari has invited four artists, activists, and scientists to join her on May 27 to explore myths, colonialism, and storytelling. The post Fighting Colonialism with Feminist Fabulation at Eyebeam appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Unpacking the Relationship Between Images and Social Justice

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In a recent course at the Brooklyn Public Library, professor Sarah E. Lewis asked: how have images both limited and liberated our definition of citizenship? The post Unpacking the Relationship Between Images and Social Justice appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Italy Is Giving Away 103 Historical Buildings

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Here's your chance to own a piece of Italy … but there's a catch. The post Italy Is Giving Away 103 Historical Buildings appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Political Cartoonist’s Stark Portrayal of Palestinian Existence

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Mohammad Sabaaneh's collection of political cartoons White and Black is a graphic telling of the human rights abuses perpetuated by the Israeli state against citizens of Palestine. The post A Political Cartoonist’s Stark Portrayal of Palestinian Existence appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Gardner Museum Doubles Reward to $10M for Return of Art Stolen in 1990

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The museum's board of trustees hopes the sum will lead to the return of the 13 works stolen in 1990, which are collectively valued at over $500 million. The post Gardner Museum Doubles Reward to $10M for Return of Art Stolen in 1990 appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Chronicling the Rivalry and Camaraderie of Michelangelo and Sebastiano

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The exhibition methodically and academically does what it says on the tin: offer compelling instances of collaboration and reveal the twists and turns of a 25-year friendship and artistic relationship. The post Chronicling the Rivalry and Camaraderie of Michelangelo and Sebastiano appeared first on Hyperallergic.

The BABZ Fair Gathers 108 Independent Presses and Artists for Its Fifth Edition

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The 2017 edition of the fair, which showcases independent publishers and artists, is taking place at the Knockdown Center on June 3 and 4. The post The BABZ Fair Gathers 108 Independent Presses and Artists for Its Fifth Edition appeared first on Hyperallergic.

How a Smithsonian Naturalist’s Skeleton Ended Up on View at the Museum

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The skeleton of 19th-century collector Robert Kennicott is on view in the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History's Objects of Wonder. The bones recently solved the long mystery of his death. The post How a Smithsonian Naturalist’s Skeleton Ended Up on View at the Museum appeared first on Hyperallergic.

An Artist Couple’s Collaborations Have Chemistry, but No Alchemy

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The poet and filmmaker Alejandro Jodorowsky and his wife, the artist Pascale Montandon-Jodorowsky, make bright and fantastical works together under the moniker pascALEjandro. The post An Artist Couple’s Collaborations Have Chemistry, but No Alchemy appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Digital Database for Threatened Archaeological Sites in the Middle East and North Africa

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Freely accessible and the first of its kind, the EAMENA Database catalogues over 20,000 sites at severe risk in the region. The post A Digital Database for Threatened Archaeological Sites in the Middle East and North Africa appeared first on Hyperallergic.

A Photographer’s Uncanny Images of Amusement Parks at Night

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After the sun set and the amusement park closed, photographer Stefano Cerio documented the surreal scenes of its vacant rides. The post A Photographer’s Uncanny Images of Amusement Parks at Night appeared first on Hyperallergic.

From Farty Red to Le Cute White, an Algorithm Generates Absurd Color Names

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Earlier this week, research scientist Janelle Shane posted the results of an experiment where a neural network generated some less-than-appealing paint swatch names. The post From Farty Red to Le Cute White, an Algorithm Generates Absurd Color Names appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Moving Like Microbes on Santa Monica Beach

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In a performance and workshop on May 28, the Laboratory for Embodied Intelligences will channel microbial intelligence through human movement. The post Moving Like Microbes on Santa Monica Beach appeared first on Hyperallergic.

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