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“We have gotten the key question wrong. What matters is not whether it is a flag or a painting, but why the two—the… https://t.co/Uunzyi1Wfr
7/4
2020
i believe that we are better healed and whole than distracted and entertained. https://t.co/aV9kQyDdmx
Retweeted by artforum“Find your decolonized and depatriarchalized body. Find out how to make it. It is a question of life and death, you… https://t.co/eY7BZRyLfo
7/3
2020
Keith Haring’s mural confesses the communal power of sex: the power to warp the social fabric, deforming the “norma… https://t.co/SQkL0vFXj0I wrote about @chloerbass's installation in St. Nicholas Park for the new @Artforum (with Cy Gavin on the cover!!) https://t.co/HsMCtKvG1K
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7/2
2020
For the new @artforum I wrote about the portraits of idled GM union workers in Lordstown, Ohio, that make up LaToya… https://t.co/VfkJ5RHSsE
Retweeted by artforumTina Girouard (1946-2020) was a Louisiana born artist who was essential to the New York art scene of the 1970s—FOOD… https://t.co/wV1hllPLhG
Retweeted by artforum“It’s a harder but much more interesting job to leave yourself open to a painting declaring its own identity, which… https://t.co/OFb3zijJHuMy review in @Artforum this month on the seduction of #Orientalist painting for the "Oriental" subject as revealed… https://t.co/jPJENnxDBJ
Retweeted by artforumWilliam E. Jones on Luther Price: https://t.co/IrS0zB9xfd
Retweeted by artforumIn our July/August issue: Cover: Cy Gavin Paul B. Preciado on revolution @jatovia artist project Dawoud Bey Jama… https://t.co/MGDCptVzOTThis by @mlobelart on links between Nazi degenerate art and the "symbolic sculptural language" of Confederate monum… https://t.co/q1HALPkgxY
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7/1
2020
“I’ve come to see the relationship between Bartholdi’s and Ruckstull’s figures as a microcosm of American history,… https://t.co/F6k0ycNu9b“People underrate the idea of storing material in DNA. If you store a video on a hard drive, it will have a lifespa… https://t.co/bke13mNPMHI wrote for @Artforum on the largely unexplored connection between Confederate monuments and the Nazi rhetoric of d… https://t.co/fDjZ90HX34
Retweeted by artforum"the music, which writhed and oozed like a pupating insect," -- "busy tonal parades" -- "translucent petals of soun… https://t.co/A8yCkYEPqj
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6/29
2020
Leaving the creators of Confederate monuments anonymous implicitly absolves them—and the institutions that comprise… https://t.co/p1R5z69dMc
6/28
2020
As we confront the abhorrent ideologies propping up America’s public monuments, Michael Lobel (@mlobelart) examines… https://t.co/UhiLhJuaQ3
6/27
2020
reviewed the album, i think i've reviewed every arca album https://t.co/4GKYNM4bTi
Retweeted by artforumMonuments as traditionally conceptualized are thought of as the endpoint of a historical event or period. What if w… https://t.co/6Y4RVsIQT8
Retweeted by artforumCorrection: Huey Copeland’s “Bound to Appear” is free to download until July 1. Get the book, currently out of prin… https://t.co/ZQxRw7oxNJ“Arca does not sit still long enough to be devoured or fixed to an easily interpretable point. In this, she thrills… https://t.co/8tKAh2vIOc
6/26
2020
Picks | Lawrence Abu Hamdan and Saâdane Afif at Mor Charpentier, Paris https://t.co/4vCrhSTBuy https://t.co/CBY7XJjqaB"Monuments as traditionally conceptualized are thought of as the endpoint of a historical event or period. What if… https://t.co/brqIWGV6oJ
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6/25
2020
“Hale County This Morning, This Evening” is currently free to stream at @FilmLinc (https://t.co/hFfJ0wpvjt), which… https://t.co/bHxz22QvV1
Retweeted by artforumContributing editor Huey Copeland’s book “Bound to Appear” (2013)—which examines how the legacies of slavery have s… https://t.co/YIzXS05Auf"The Brady Box popularized the 'multi-dynamic image technique,' a method of combining independently shot footage pi… https://t.co/PzkJ8JtvYP
Retweeted by artforumTomorrow night, MoMA will screen Tourmaline’s “Salacia,” about Mary Jones, a Black trans sex worker and outlaw who… https://t.co/mXwNVwiDNr
6/24
2020
“If the parameters are money, time, and the need to respond to issues of repair, a new generation of artists can he… https://t.co/r8MxQKh9vB“Flattened, geometricized, ordered, [the grid] is antinatural, antimimetic, antireal,” Rosalind Krauss wrote, “the… https://t.co/9BmpqVzCkwStatues also die, but first, they live (and go on living). For @Artforum I spoke with @paul_farber and Ken Lum of… https://t.co/1lHqPVonYt
Retweeted by artforumMonuments as traditionally conceptualized are thought of as the endpoint of a historical event or period. What if w… https://t.co/6Y4RVsIQT8"What can we learn from sound—which we ideally experience together, or apart when necessary—about how to voice coll… https://t.co/StjcqArdA2
Retweeted by artforumPicks | Ian Bourland on Ming Smith at Pippy Houldsworth, London https://t.co/bHyDR74uF0 https://t.co/tnriC5s5e5
6/23
2020
“In a strange turn, the grid has now been reinvested with the messy, relational material of daily life, acting as o… https://t.co/ZAXU5cpAte“Hale County This Morning, This Evening” is currently free to stream at @FilmLinc (https://t.co/hFfJ0wpvjt), which… https://t.co/bHxz22QvV1“Technology is hard,” says Faith Holland (@asugarhigh). “It’s not just materially hard, it’s hard in other ways: It… https://t.co/43ew9JdiRY
6/22
2020
“All the old theologies are nothing compared to the real transformation, heart, soul, body, and policy, that people… https://t.co/hYl70uPwIg
6/20
2020
“The legacies of Black resistance New Orleans are so incredible and inspiring. This city is so naturally anti-state… https://t.co/eG1oCurveR
Retweeted by artforumTonight, for Juneteenth, Hank Willis Thomas and Baz Dreisinger will project “The Writing on the Wall”—a piece on ma… https://t.co/6sKZgBCxOf
Retweeted by artforumNews | Francis Alÿs to Represent Belgium at 2022 Venice Biennale https://t.co/vFxJDdAGYb
6/19
2020
News | Leelee Chan Named Next BMW Art Journey Award Winner https://t.co/aWEfZ0hIeLI became aware of her passion for dance when she came to interview me as I lay flat on my back convalescing from ne… https://t.co/vA28Z3fgUnWhile their opponents invoke the “American Dream” to describe their civic-mindedness, Joey De Jesus describes thems… https://t.co/HqEc97pq2o
Retweeted by artforumNews | Ronald K. Brown Receives $25,000 Jacob’s Pillow Dance Award https://t.co/UVoSFLALNpNews | Sally Banes (1950–2020) https://t.co/Z4KMwxbAjE
6/18
2020
News | Asian Art Museum Contends with Racist Legacy of Patron Avery Brundage https://t.co/OVK9JP9x5hNews | Neuer Aachener Kunstverein Damaged by Fire https://t.co/gIRZBGn82t“A scheduled thirty minutes turned into a long afternoon, during which they asked me to find them a coastline to wr… https://t.co/Ob1eySLNBm"The June 23 New York primary alone won’t decide our fate. But in pandemic times, fate expands its terrain." Hannah… https://t.co/tGwN6VEoxo
Retweeted by artforumPicks | Joseph Henry on Amos Badertscher at Schwules Museum, Berlin https://t.co/GN1692LAL8 https://t.co/I7gnlJNageNews | Museums Remain Closed as LA Reopens https://t.co/EkrFYxfFja
6/17
2020
News | Goldsmiths Staffer Quits in Response to Art Department’s “Combative Racism” https://t.co/YGR7lTYPDm“The legacies of Black resistance New Orleans are so incredible and inspiring. This city is so naturally anti-state… https://t.co/eG1oCurveRNews | Artists in Ljubljana Join Anti-Government Protests https://t.co/4MbWxo1iKkNews | UK’s Art Fund to Award $2.5 Million in Coronavirus Relief for Cultural Institutions https://t.co/kaqB416LKuNews | Restitution Activists Arrested after Seizing African Artifact at Paris Museum https://t.co/qKEDgQrokN
6/16
2020
“Lee’s project has always been larger than the immediate moment, and his greatest movies allow us to understand the… https://t.co/B5q2iRb6Mr“I loved her painting, her imagery—so strange, so strong.” Joan Jonas remembers Susan Rothenberg (1945–2020)… https://t.co/1qi7wVWPfs“Widowhood is an anti-space. There is the world. There is you. The connections are erratic and confusing.” Dodie Be… https://t.co/D0VRxrXt41News | Protesters Worldwide Continue to Topple, Deface, and Campaign for Removal of Racist Monuments https://t.co/mfkc4tWpk4Picks | Sophie Kovel on Thaddeus Mosley at Karma, New York https://t.co/Ywrrhjfnbj https://t.co/DPFj0YaBGi
6/15
2020
News | After Solidarity Statement, British Museum Faces Renewed Demands to Give Up Loot https://t.co/t7DlwNyGUQ
6/13
2020
News | Istanbul Museum of Painting and Sculpture Opening Delayed Again https://t.co/vuwaUMiCYsNews | Five Foundations Pledge $1.7 Billion for Nonprofits https://t.co/Bb49XxCfguSlant | Corrine Fitzpatrick speaks to four members of the San Francisco Art Institute (@SFAIofficial) community abo… https://t.co/HeBFvRZtyTNews | Berlin Biennale Announces New Dates for 2020 https://t.co/T1P2OQfTZk“A lot of US museums seem to be hedging their bets, trying to navigate this narrow channel in which they can, inten… https://t.co/fEBYgAUqcP
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6/12
2020
News | Norton Museum of Art Director Resigns https://t.co/BoPI33c8ufNews | Forensic Architecture Probe into Police Killing of Mark Duggan May Reopen Case https://t.co/LflmfxAOOq“‘I paint what is happening around me, and I want people not just to see it happening but to feel how I saw it, if… https://t.co/Munbhj6m6SIf fate led Joey De Jesus to electoral politics, poetry gave them the tools to rearrange the syntax of faulty dictu… https://t.co/OBiEh9LeOO
6/11
2020
Flanks of police in riot gear blocked most streets, pushing car traffic further south and west. Christina Catherin… https://t.co/MfC8a8vxUvNews | Organized Staffers Accuse Philadelphia Museum of Art of Union-Busting https://t.co/eheSx9hVqgNews | Stedelijk Appoints Yvette Mutumba and Adam Szymczyk Curators at Large https://t.co/mcZt41smupI’m speechless. Thank you so much Jess Barbagallo for honoring my fight and for the care you practiced in writing t… https://t.co/4Azh9nojVg
Retweeted by artforumMany thanks to @Artforum and to Kaegan Sparks for writing such a thoughtful, incisive review of our event with Jord… https://t.co/XIELrvrRKV
Retweeted by artforumWhile their opponents invoke the “American Dream” to describe their civic-mindedness, Joey De Jesus describes thems… https://t.co/HqEc97pq2oNews | Minnesota Arts Organizations Damaged During Riots Fundraise to Cover Losses https://t.co/rI6Zbct4R1i wrote some electoral content!! https://t.co/qi3IA8lrFG
Retweeted by artforum“If there are structural connections between the art world and the prison-industrial complex, then those conduits c… https://t.co/UhuD3KCCAe“That's what capitalism is—price tags on things that shouldn’t have price tags. Why are we putting a price tag on p… https://t.co/AZR5yxefioNews | Statues of Colonial Figures Come Down in UK and Belgium https://t.co/w4mVfuZKvp
6/10
2020
News | Shaun Leonardo Accuses MoCA Cleveland of Censoring Exhibition Confronting Police Brutality https://t.co/DmulfK3IWnArtist and filmmaker Jordan Lord advocates a conception of consent that is processual and ongoing, acknowledging th… https://t.co/sw70NpIbLpNews | Ousted Whitney Trustee Warren Kanders to Quit Tear Gas https://t.co/lFVMKuhery https://t.co/znDnjRtZk0The @artforum essay “The Tear Gas Biennial” was the sub-lethal kill shot that forced the Whitney’s hand. It’s a rem… https://t.co/Q6bEOj6R5L
Retweeted by artforumAs the bust of Jefferson Davis, the president of the Confederate States, can fit seamlessly atop the sculpted body… https://t.co/23hDHqgTHnArtforum has resurfaced my 2018 story on the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, which is a must-visit. https://t.co/QFvvgePFkw
Retweeted by artforumNews | Lynda Roscoe Hartigan Named Royal Ontario Museum’s Deputy Director Collections Research and CIO https://t.co/minZiCg8bo“Mississippi is the only state to have built a government-sponsored civil rights museum—one that presents the strug… https://t.co/54V2OGt2BhNews | Hong Kong Artists Risk Exile by Launching Pro-Democracy Platform https://t.co/31n10W6gZZ
6/9
2020
“A lot of US museums seem to be hedging their bets, trying to navigate this narrow channel in which they can, inten… https://t.co/fEBYgAUqcPOn Abel Ferrara's Tommoso, viewable now via @KinoLorber's streaming service, for @Artforum: https://t.co/frG8HJoN7C
Retweeted by artforum“The emergence of architecture as a modern discipline is itself inseparable from the problem of race.” Revisit ou… https://t.co/vYlo5nJO7DNews | Thousands of Art Workers Call for NYC to Defund Police, Invest in BIPOC Communities https://t.co/ACyvtuzIGN“A fitting way to honor George Floyd would be to make sure that the system that lynched him doesn’t exist anymore.”… https://t.co/r4NbEXpmDe
6/8
2020
“Embedded in the monument that intends to memorialize the end of slavery is the narrative of its persistence.” Revi… https://t.co/GRLekXG0IHNews | Art Basel Cancels Swiss Fair over Coronavirus Concerns https://t.co/7elK8JFJNWNews | Mary Boone Released from Prison Early https://t.co/JcRzlcafRU
6/6
2020

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