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Does Becoming Need You?

The modern painters were all about painting as evocation: the activity of painting since modernity has been the formation of visions where the intellect is sruntinized and what is primary is the vision positioned out of the imagination.  1,325 more words


Sharjah Biennial 2017: Tamawuj

A seed was planted in Piraeus two millennia ago and germinates near Rub’ al Khali, the empty quarter of the Arabian Desert. The Greek philosopher Plato illustrated how the parameters of one’s reality are drawn by sensory knowledge, using a simple metaphor of prisoners trapped in a cave. 786 more words


An American Adventuress


Anna Walinska's life and
body of work feels adventurous
because it's so diverse. 

Ms. Walinska's who would be 
111 years old today, came to my
attention through an announcement for an 
all female graffiti show currently
running in New York at Pen and Brush
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Sailor's Journal Indexed, Part 3: Writers and Publications

More like a half a droplet in the seas than the tip of the proverbial iceberg, here we have the few authors and works mentioned in the brief… 489 more words


78: Governance


We are on the cusp of a new government forming here in America–a week from tomorrow! Many of us are worried about the unavoidable arrival of that moment because we are not  convinced that those who are accepting their new podiums and duties have the best interests of the country and the well-being of its citizens, … 1,795 more words

John Ruskin

Bergen Assembly September Program

The second edition of the Bergen Assembly triennial is a year-long program that weaves together a net of both established and improvised cultural institutions, each of them presenting exhibitions over the course of 12 months. 571 more words