Activism

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Iman Issa by Andrew Weiner
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A New York- and Cairo-based artist unpacks her understanding of heritage and how it can operate in contemporary art.

Kayapó Chief Tuire by Pinar Yolaçan
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“I won’t open my palm for those wanting to dominate.”

A Punch in 4/4 Time by Valerie Tevere & Angel Nevarez
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On the day of POTUS 45’s inauguration, alt-right front man Richard Spencer was punched in the face during an interview for Australian television.

Leo Svirsky by Michael Pisaro
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“Activism always involves a kind of coalition building, but the kind of community art is capable of building extends further, to the dead and the unborn.”

Isamu Noguchi: Self-Interned, 1942 by Zack Hatfield
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How willful captivity shaped a sculptor’s practice.

Laura Kurgan by Noah Chasin
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An architect talks about her data maps of urban conflict from Brooklyn to Aleppo.

Dispatch from Standing Rock #4 by Ati Maier

Brooklyn-based artist Ati Maier is currently in North Dakota, where she has joined the Standing Rock Sioux in their demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Dispatch from Standing Rock #3 by Ati Maier

Brooklyn-based artist Ati Maier is currently in North Dakota, where she has joined the Standing Rock Sioux in their demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Dispatch from Standing Rock #2 by Ati Maier

Brooklyn-based artist Ati Maier is currently in North Dakota, where she has joined the Standing Rock Sioux in their demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Dispatch from Standing Rock #1 by Ati Maier

Brooklyn-based artist Ati Maier is currently in North Dakota, where she has joined the Standing Rock Sioux in their demonstrations against the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Embodied Absence by Claire Barliant
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Chilean protest art of the 1970s proves timely.

Portfolio by A.L. Steiner

KEEP IT IN THE GROUND

Simone Leigh’s The Waiting Room by Terence Trouillot
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For her residency at the New Museum, Leigh looks at the act of healing through the lens of black female caregivers, educators, and intellectuals.

Carlos Motta by Cat Tyc
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“Queer lives are conditioned by violence.”

Fred Dewey’s The School of Public Life by Ammiel Alcalay
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Hovering far below any conceivable radar, Fred Dewey’s The School of Public Life ought to be the cause of more than some disturbance.

Dena Yago by Marie Heilich
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Care and control of the social and self.

Johanna Hamilton by Anya Jaremko-Greenwold
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Surveillance, J. Edgar Hoover, and effective activism.

Joshua Oppenheimer by Pamela Cohn
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The Look of Silence, and the price of forgiveness.

Jean-Marie Gleize by Noura Wedell
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An invitation to disorder: poetry, insurrection, and concrete utopia.

David Brazil, Jackqueline Frost, & Evan Kennedy by Thom Donovan
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