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Studio Visit: Narcissister by William Corwin
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A new film documents the performer.

Does Abstraction Belong to White People? by Miguel Gutierrez
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Thinking the politics of race in contemporary dance. 

Studio Visit: Daniel Turner by Jeffrey Grunthaner
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Less is much more. 

One Piece: Untitled by Bernadette Despujols
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The artist talks about investigating the gender spectrum and the female gaze. 

Allen Ginsberg Takes the Mound by Matthew J. Abrams
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The famous poet bombs while bombing.

One Piece: Celestial Pose by David Shrobe
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The artist talks about claiming noble lineages through hybridized portrait paintings. 

One Piece: Intrepida by Maria Guzmán Capron
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A feral, hyper-human female figure.

Studio Visit: Jes Fan by Lumi Tan
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Giving melanin a life of its own.

One Piece: America by Hugh Hayden
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The artist talks about an uninhabitable American Dream.

An Artist’s Guide to Herbs: Psilocybin by Harmony Holiday
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The poetics of the microdose.

Burying White Supremacy (A Future Language Sovereign)  by Demian DinéYazhi´ & Ginger Dunnill
Studio Visit: Margaux Ogden by Matthew J. Abrams
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Painting as disappearance.

Restless Surfaces: José Parlá’s Amistad América by Osman Can Yerebakan
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A mural’s ode to labor and migration.

One Piece: from Stamped by John Lucas & Claudia Rankine
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The artists talk about the desire for blonde.

Migrant World: On Ai Weiwei’s Human Flow by T. J. Demos
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Examining the politics of representation. 

One Piece: Stuck by Sophia Narrett
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An Artist’s Guide to Herbs: Black Seed by Harmony Holiday
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With Nigella Sativa, we arrive at midnight together, to the intimacy that can come from mass hysteria. 

The Haunting of Reza Abdoh by Marc Arthur
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Reza Abdoh, the first large-scale retrospective of the late Iranian-American theater director’s work, is on view through September 3 at MoMA PS1. The comprehensive exhibition was co-organized by Bidoun’s Negar Azimi, Tiffany Malakooti, and Babak Radboy alongside MoMA PS1 director Klaus Biesenbach.

Letters to Lina Iris Viktor by Emmanuel Iduma
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Writers on Artists: Thomas Bernhard’s Old Masters by Ed Winstead
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The use and abuse of art in an imperfect world.

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