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The Art World Shares Blame for Trump’s Rise to Power


Was it because of the economy? No doubt. How about reality TV? That, too. Here’s another explanation of how Trump came to enter the White House—and Damien Hirst, you’re on notice.

Posted on May 14, 2017 READ MORE
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‘Iconic: Black Panther’ Ties Then With Now


Touring exhibit features works by original members of the revolutionary group and other anti-establishment artists.

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The Restoration of a Mural Is the Resurrection of Lost History


Noni Olabisi’s painting “To Protect and Serve”—perhaps the most controversial mural in Los Angeles in the past 80 years—features a positive depiction of the Black Panther Party and its contributions to the African-American community. Such information about the party’s constructive role is nowhere to be found in school textbooks.

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The Painting That Saved My Family From the Holocaust


A frightened young woman left her apartment in Munich in November 1938 and returned with the visa that saved her family. A team of German journalists launched an improbable search to find the missing artwork and tell its story.

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Here’s How One German Artist Turned the Tables on the Surveillance State


In his project “Cached Landscapes,” Florian Freier uses a service we’re all familiar with to make an important statement about the ironies of spying in the digital age.

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Dreams of America: Work in Progress


Can the American imaginary be depicted?

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