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Scheduled Implosions by Hannah Smith Allen

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For the past decade, I have created artwork about war. Whether I photograph an American Revolutionary War site or contemplate how photography mediates my understanding, as an American civilian, of recent events in Iraq and Afghanistan, I consider how images

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Gaining Identity Through the Archive in Qiana Mestrich’s Hard to Place

Gaining Identity Through the Archive in Qiana Mestrich’s Hard to Place Qiana Mestrich’s Hard to Place (2016) is an intimate family portrait that simultaneously explores the maternal, the home, and a sense of belonging, while addressing urgency in the loss

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Linha Vermelha (Red Line) by Inês Bonduki

Over the past two or three years I have moved an uncountable number of times through the Red Line of São Paulo’s subway, which connects the center with the east side of the city. By moving forward and backward during

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Monitored or Recorded by Luna Galassini

  For the past five years I’ve worked as a freelance transcriber: I download audio files onto my laptop and then type what I hear. I know the name of the client and the broad category that the audio might

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Artists’ Books by Philip Zimmermann

Narrative Artists’ Books and the Human Condition: The Work of Philip Zimmermann (From Vol. 44, no. 1&2) Levi Sherman Most artists attempt to balance the personal and societal, but the artist’s books of Philip Zimmermann, who spoke at Visual Studies Workshop’s 2016 Photo-Bookworks

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Anxious to Secure (2016) by Sophie Hoyle

Anxious to Secure (2016) by Sophie Hoyle Excerpt from Transmediale: Festival for Art & Digital Culture (From Issue Vol. 43, no. 6) Berlin February 3–7, 2016 Andrea Liu …Brooding, portentous, and imbued with a claustrophobic feeling of enclosure, Sophie Hoyle’s

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Transmediale: Festival for Art & Digital Culture

Transmediale: Festival for Art & Digital Culture Berlin February 3–7, 2016 From Skype duets to an artist shaking hands with one thousand people and then tak­ing “Microbiome Selfies” of the germs on his hands, from a performance of a flying

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Istanbul Ghettoes, by Stephanie Paine and Kevin Yildirim

Last year, on a very hot June day, I went to the Istanbul neighborhood of Sulukule with photographer Stephanie Paine. For the previous two years I had been a regular visitor to the area, which is a mere ten-minute bus

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The Cowboy Prince

The Cowboy Prince John Aäsp In fall of 2015, Richard Prince exhibited a sculpture titled Cowboy at Barbara Gladstone Gallery in Chelsea in New York City, which was both predictable and surprising. Prince’s long preoccupation with the cowboy image started

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And Everything Else, by HA! (Home Affairs)

  Statement: The idea of the maternal as a historically and socially constructed process is a relatively recent theme in feminist art and thought, emerging in politically engaged work in the 1960s and ’70s. In the United States, this topic

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