Tag: legacy

‘Glitch Feminism’ Author Legacy Russell Declares ‘Feminist Emergency’ – ARTnews.com

Legacy Russell, a curator, author, and one of the art world’s leading voices, delivered an urgent message during a speech last week, calling the present moment across the cultural sector “a feminist emergency.” Speaking at the annual benefit luncheon and awards ceremony for ArtTable, a New York-based non-profit organization dedicated to women working in the visual arts, Russell was there to deliver a keynote ...

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French and Spanish Governments Partner Commemorating Picasso Legacy – ARTnews.com

With the 50th anniversary of Picasso’s death next year, France and Spain will partner to organize an international exhibition dedicated to the artist’s legacy that will see shows staged across Europe and in the U.S. in 2023. Together, the two European nations have set up a commission of leaders in the cultural space to head the event, which has been dubbed “The Picasso 1973-2023 ...

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Song Dynasty’s legacy and influence on Chinese art

The Song Dynasty (960-1279) royal court gave priority to the humanities, turning to people's inner emotions and minimalist art style that were evident in remaining handicrafts and artworks.The minimalist genre has influenced present-day craftspeople who try to mimic the millennium-old style and show the ancient aesthetics through art and handicrafts.At the beginning of the Year of the Tiger, let's go to the Feilai Peak ...

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Legacy Russell Discusses Glitching the Art Institution at The Kitchen – ARTnews.com

The 2021–22 issue of Art in America’s Annual Guide, released in December 2021, includes interviews with recently appointed directors of art institutions. A beloved nonprofit space known for presenting challenging interdisciplinary art, particularly in video and performance, the Kitchen just celebrated its fiftieth anniversary. Amid a multimillion-dollar building renovation, new executive director and chief curator Legacy Russell—formerly associate curator at the Studio Museum in Harlem—speaks ...

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Why Michael Heizer’s ‘City’ Is a Part of Senator Harry Reid’s Legacy – ARTnews.com

Harry Reid, the former Senate majority leader who died on Tuesday at the age of 82, is remembered for his pugnacious political style and for backing Democratic causes over the years. A lesser-known part of his legacy—one that’s arguably just as enduring as his political feats—is his campaign to preserve Nevada land that is host to a famed Michael Heizer Land artwork. After more ...

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In latest feud over Robert Indiana’s legacy, Morgan Art Foundation claims publisher hid thousands of artworks and lied under oath

“We’ve corroborated every single allegation of wrongdoing against Michael McKenzie,” says the lawyer Luke Nikas, a partner at the firm of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan who is representing the Morgan Art Foundation (MAF) in the latest leg of a winding, prickly lawsuit that involves of some of the world’s most recognizable artworks and the legacy of their creator, the late Pop artist Robert ...

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Legacy Russell & Adrienne Edwards in Conversation – ARTnews.com

Legacy Russell is the recently appointed executive director and chief curator of the Kitchen, a performing arts center with 50 years of history as an experimental hub for theater, music, dance, and numerous other art forms in New York. Shortly after she began the job in September, the Kitchen announced a $28 million capital campaign to raise funds for the renovation and expansion plan ...

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Stop DiscriminAsian Aims to End a Long Legacy of Anti-Asian Hatred – ARTnews.com

As a wave of anti-Asian hate crimes swelled around the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, a number of questions arose: Why had the art world, despite the abundance of Asians and Asian Americans working in its ranks, remained largely silent? There had not been an active Asian American arts network since Godzilla disbanded in the early 2000s, so who could reprise their role to ...

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9 Events for Your Art Calendar This Week, From Laurie Anderson on Virtual Reality Art to Legacy Russell on the Power of Footnotes

Each week, we search for the most exciting and thought-provoking shows, screenings, and events, both digitally and in-person in the New York area. See our picks from around the world below. (Times are all E.S.T. unless otherwise noted.)   Monday, November 29 Laurie Anderson, The Witness Protection Program (The Raven) (2020). Installation view from “Laurie Anderson: The Weather” at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture ...

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