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August 24, 2017

The right kind of film can stick with you for years...What were some of the feature films that had a similarly impactful, unnerving, or productive influence on contemporary artists working in th

August 22, 2017

Nina Katchadourian took a picture of her hand and sent it to Lenka Clayton, beginning their exchange of images...

August 18, 2017

Jamilah Sabur is an artist working across various disciplines including performance, video, and installation...We met with Jamilah to get a walk-through of her solo project...

August 08, 2017

"We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85" at the Brooklyn Museum, perhaps the most important exhibition New York has seen in recent years, is that in spite of an art world that trie

August 04, 2017

And in one of the UMFA’s newest acquisitions, Soul Sister (part of the artist’s Black Light Series), Faith Ringgold subverts her art school education, which only taught her to render skin tones

July 11, 2017

One highlight of the exhibition [Narratives of the Soul] is the art museum’s “Flag Story Quilt” by renowned artist Faith Ringgold.

July 09, 2017

“I am thrilled that the first Edward Hopper Citation of Merit for Visual Artists will be awarded to Carrie May Weems, whose powerful, groundbreaking work addressing issues of race, gender, class

May 23, 2017

With her Laboratory for Embodied Intelligences, dancer and artist Nina Waisman taps into this reality by exploring the behaviors and communication methods of microbial life-forms...

May 13, 2017

[Rujeko Hockly] A lot of 'We Wanted a Revolution' came out of my work in graduate school and the work I had done about women of color and black feminism outside of the art world.

May 11, 2017

Staged within a sparse, dimly lit interior, the series counters public stereotypes by showing the complex domestic lives of women and black individuals.