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chris taylor, usa: talks doodle

chris taylor, usa: talks doodle

 Chris Taylor on the doodle. Doodles became interesting to me a few years ago, when I coauthored a paper on a large number of them made by Samuel Beckett in the manuscript of his play,…

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artists sara black and amber ginsburg, usa: 7000 marks

artists sara black and amber ginsburg, usa: 7000 marks

panel discussion at SPACES with Sara Black, Amber Ginsburg, Kerri Frangioso and Veronica Dahlberg. Boundaries - Letter writing and direct action on boundaries and immigration. 7000 marks opened at SPACES gallery, Cleveland Ohio on November…

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carl heyward, usa: on artist collaboration

carl heyward, usa: on artist collaboration

Artist collaboration with Alvaro Sanchez and  Cesar Pineda Moncrieff, Guatemala It is always a pleasure to engage two or more artists who come together in a selfless act of creating a work of art. What…

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carol heft “connections”: artist joskin shiljan, serbia

carol heft “connections”: artist joskin shiljan, serbia

Artist Joskin Shiljan, Serbia Like the aesthetic that characterizes much of the Art Brut, Tachisme and Cobra movements, Joskin Shilian’s work both delights and disturbs; it combines graphics, drawing, painting, and text into a universal…

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artist johnson uwadinma, nigeria: amnesia

artist johnson uwadinma, nigeria: amnesia

Amnesia at Art X Lagos Johnson Uwadinma is a contemporary Nigerian artist known for his paintings and installations that feature tessellating hues and multiple textures. Uwadinma’s work is characterized by an interest in truth, morality,…

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artist gouri mounir, algeria:  el mustaqbal

artist gouri mounir, algeria: el mustaqbal

  El Mustaqbal (future) by Yessa Melili, France with Naomi Middelmann, Switzerland I discovered Gouri Mounir’s work thanks to Ron Shelton who sent me a link to his video called “ El Mustaqbal”, which translates to…

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artist essoh sess, cote d’Ivoire: the man and his words

artist essoh sess, cote d’Ivoire: the man and his words

the man and his words by Yannick Effoumy, Cote d'Ivoire Artist Sess Essoh's recent exhibition Un Genre D'histoire showcased this past August at Sofitel Hotel Ivoire Gallery in Abidjan was a pivotal point is Sess'…

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art now… as social commentary on HAF

art now… as social commentary on HAF

Nona Faustine's "White Shoes" interview " No Place for Self-Pity, No Room for Fear In times of dread, artists must never choose to remain silent" Toni Morrison What is most remarkable about Nona Faustine's work…

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carol heft “connections”: artist ron shelton, usa

carol heft “connections”: artist ron shelton, usa

chalk on slate drawings: Ron Shelton’s art is political in both process and content.  The fact that he uses perishable materials reflects his feelings about the aesthetic experience; “precious”, contrasted with the ordinary entering the…

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