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Until some family members moved to “The Garden State” a few years ago, we’d never had a reason to visit New Jersey, a state we knew best as the setting for a couple of our favorite series, “ 744 more words
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Cairn: noun \ˈkern\ A pile of stones that marks a place (such as the place where someone is buried or a battle took place) or that shows the direction of a trail.
Text by John Burns 2016.
What does contemporary art have to do with migrants and migration? When we normally view the subject through modern eyes it’s usually all about dodgy photographs, boredom and things somebody found in their grandfather’s attic. 1,887 more words
Today I want to talk about a Chilean street artist Inti Castro, born in Valparaiso, city famous for the murals and for the colourful buildings. Inti’s personal universe is formed by jokers from Latin America Carnival: the Kusillo from Bolivia, the Ekeko from the Altiplano and the Kollon from Mapuche world, including symbols of popular and folkloristic iconography. 144 more words