An essay by the founder and director of ANO, a self-described “Institute of Arts & Knowledge” in Accra, Ghana. Read More
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The award grants €25,000 (about $29,000) to an artist working with moving images and new technology. Read More
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She joins the powerhouse firm from Christie’s Hong Kong, where she specialized in contemporary art. Read More
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Workers have been without a new contract since May 20, and points of contention include health care costs and job security. Read More
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Consolidated sales rose 22 percent to $3.5 billion. Read More
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He has also held positions at the Menil Collection and the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, among other institutions. Read More
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An assistant for the artist said that officials plan to build commercial buildings in its place. Read More
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“The problem here is not that the show sweeps under the rug the film’s use of brownface or its consequences,” the artists write. “Rather, the problem is that it bluntly sidesteps, particularizes, and ultimately dismisses these issues.” Read More