Sonia Barrett exhibits a sculpture and panels from the 24 panel work “10 kleine ni***lein”. This work explores parallels between fact and fiction in the best selling classic children’s book “10 kleine Ne**erlein” which teaches numeracy by counting Africans as they “disappear” in Europe. link to the virtual book http://www.paperator.com/sebarrett/10_kleine_Negerlein ++++ Resistance and Longing ++++++++ Melody – Laverne Bettencourt [...]
Linda Duvall in Blackflash magazine. Inside the magazine is an interview conducted by Sandra Frazer, curator of the Mendel Art Gallery.
Niko Solorio performs a Bohemian Grove. Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 (performances begin at 9pm) Bohemian Grove 64-66 Grove St. Brooklyn, NY THE SEASHELLS H. HONNE WELLS* COLIN GRIFFIN NIKO SOLORIO FREESTYLE FAMILY ORCHESTRA FORREST GRAY
José Drummond curates show in Macau. Venue：Orient Foundation (Praca Luis de Camoes, 13 Macau) Opening Date and Time: 2013.11.08 (Friday) 18:30 Artists: Ana Correia, Francisco Ricarte, Pedro Besugo, James Wong, Ng Kin Wai, James Chu, Lee On Yee, Sylviye Lei, Ho Ka Io, Wu Lusheng, Lam Kin Kuan, José Drummond ,Yung Lai Jing ,Alice Kok, [...]
In Dreams I Walk with You is a theatrical installation inspired by the “Worker’s Theatre” of the early 20th century in Europe, whose remit was to depict the struggle of the working class with the aim of arousing social consciousness and collective action. Onkar Kular & Noam Toran, 2013, Mixed media The production centres on the relationship between Mario [...]
TI advisor George Sanchez will be performing in a Danspace Project presentation titled “Para-Dice”. The performances will be on November 21-23 at 8 PM at the Danspace location. See the included postcard for more information.
Sanford was featured on a panel moderated by Bad at Sports at EXPO Chicago and he also lectured at Bermuda National Gallery; Recent exhibitions include Missed Connection at Reynolds Gallery, where Sag Harbor Honeysuckle (image above) was on display. and Sanford was also a participant in Strut Your Stuff at Tanz im August in Berlin. Catch videos of Sanford in a feature on BET.com and coverage of his ABSOLUT X party featuring [...]
Autophotography Axle Contemporary has assembled an exhibition which includes many of the most compelling photographers working now in New Mexico. The participants include photographers known for diverse genres: Landscape, portraiture, architectural, commercial, fashion, environmental, conceptual, journalism, abstract, and wedding photography. We’ve invited these artists to exhibit works of self-portraiture. Process ranges from 8×10 view [...]
Miriam Schaer’s project, with Melissa Potter and Clifton Meador, Crafting Women’s Stories: Lives in Georgian Felt is featured in the current issue of n.paradoxa, international feminist art journal, volume 32, July 2013 (theme: Citizenship) http://bit.ly/15ErfTo — Miriam Schaer will be presenting her work at The Feminist Art Project’s day of panels at College Art Association (TFAP@CAA 2014), in Chicago on Saturday, [...]
The Builder’s Handbook: New Paintings by Jan Razauskas October 25 – November 17, 2013 Reception Friday October 25, 5:30-7:30pm These new paintings are made with acrylic on aluminum. Razauskas’ paintings evoke an ethereal presence with the paint on top of the surface as a very thin dimensional form. Each image presents a mysterious dichotomy [...]
Jean Ulrick Desert shows at Studio Museum Harlem and NYU’s Grey Gallery. “From Carrie Mae Weems to Jayson Musson, the evolution of black performance art has been complex, oscillating between dramatic happenings and extensions of visual art for over five decades. A new multimedia exhibition in New York City, entitled “Radical Presence,” will survey visual artists of [...]
Alanna Lockward in new documentary. The purpose of this documentary is to retrace the liberation legacy of the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME) in three different locations united by common narratives related to struggles against enslavement and apartheid. The AME Mother Bethel Church was founded by Rev. Richard Allen in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in 1794, as the first protestant [...]
Allen Ferguson lectures at Mercy College, NYC on October 14th, 2013. Allen screened his films in the course Media Revolution with Dr. Andrew Spano.
www.seditionart.com Hui Ling Lee Subterranea #17 This artwork will launch to the general public tomorrow. You’re among a select few who have the opportunity to preview the work and add it to your collection before its release. Starting at £5 | Edition of 100
The Shadows Took Shape is a dynamic interdisciplinary exhibition exploring contemporary art through the lens of Afrofuturist aesthetics. Coined in 1994 by writer Mark Dery in his essay “Black to the Future,” the term “Afrofuturism” refers to a creative and intellectual genre that emerged as a strategy to explore science fiction, fantasy, magical realism and pan-Africanism. With [...]
Toronto, Canada 10, 11, 12 October 2013 @ University of Toronto, Hart House (7 Hart House Circle) Special issue of FUSE Magazine – September 2013 The Symposium on Decolonial Aesthetics From The Americas will host diverse artists and scholars of the Americas and the Caribbean. Featuring papers, workshops and performances, the symposium will provide an unparalleled opportunity [...]
”Sandy: Artists Respond to a Once and Future Superstorm,” Oct. 1-Dec. 4, 2013. Opening reception Oct. 15 Curated by Professors Suzaan Boettger & Marriott Sheldon Sandy transformed our relation to the world. One year ago this largest Atlantic hurricane on record merged with a frontal system, slamming into the Eastern seaboard and debilitating communities with [...]
Nicolás Dumit Estévez parcipates in a panel at Union Theological Seminary. Latin@s and Queer Theory Tuesday, October 8, 2013 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. James Memorial Chapel Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York 3041 Broadway at 121st Street New York, NY 10027 Tel: (212) 662-7100 RSVP: https://www.utsnyc.edu/latinos-and-queer-theory-rsvp
Laura Hohlwein is now officially represented by John Natsoulas Gallery in Davis, CA. About the Gallery For the past two decades, John Natsoulas has pursued his vision of making fine art accessible in a friendly setting. Although this is a rarity in the gallery world, his dedication to art history, arts education, and the exhibition of [...]
Preferred MFA and early PhD application deadline: December 1, 2013 Uniquely international for exchange and connections across cultural boundaries, with intensives in Berlin and New York, Transart’s low-residency PhD, MFA and Certificate programs offer a plethora of input at residencies with dozens of innovative workshops, artist talks, lectures, pecha kuchas, walkshops, seminars, cultural tours to choose from; extensive [...]
Leah Decter has a feature article in Fuse Magazine, Decolonial Aesthetics (Fall) Issue “Addressing the Settler Problem: Strategies of settler responsibility and decolonization in contemporary aesthetics” Co-Authored with Carla Taunton She also has two group exhibitions: ‘Saves Nine’ Aceart Inc Gallery, Winnipeg Canada Opening Friday, August 2, 5-9 pm Runs Aug 2-31, 2013 Emerging from [...]
Gabriela Gusmão’s solo show METAFORMOSAS in Lisbon. More here: http://www.artecapital.net/plataforma.php?t=project1 “Zhuang Zhou, the taoist philosopher, once dreamt he was a butterfly, riding the wind across an open meadow. When he awoke, there was no wind, no meadow, and he had no wings. There was only a man asleep on a hard bed. He asked himself which was the [...]
Miriam Schaer exhibits Babies (Not) On Board Curated by Florence McEwin, PhD Western Wyoming Community College October 7-November 22, 2013 Solo exhibition Under the Wings of Artemis: Scholars, Artists, and the Places Between University of Washington Library Curated by Lauren Dudley and Sandra Kroupa October 14, 2013-Februray 21, 2014 group show *my work was selected [...]
Mary Ting exhibits two wall installations at the New York Foundation for the Arts. Re: Formed – Featuring the work of NYFA Fellows, Fiscally Sponsored, and Boot Camp Artists – Sponsored by Wix.com – - August 23 – September 15, 2013 – Reception: Friday, August 23, 6-9pm – Westbeth Gallery – 55 Bethune St. New York, [...]