Hrag Vartanian

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Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on July 26, 2015

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This week, commercializing museums, map of literary road trips, designing masculinity, McDonald’s in Alaska, new Tokyo Olympic logo, John Waters says don’t smoke, and more.

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ArtRx NYC

by Hrag Vartanian on July 21, 2015

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This week, Puerto Rican self-determination, Chris Burden, and artist’s resale rights are on our mind, but so are the poetics of politics, the ruins of Philip Johnson, and much, much more.

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ReactorWeekend

Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on July 19, 2015

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This week, Eid cards, a mysterious “Chicken Church,” Cosby and Smithsonian, the best Dutch galleries in the US, an architect talks about the perfect sandcastle, and more.

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Events

ArtRx NYC

by Hrag Vartanian on July 14, 2015

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This week, strategize about gentrification, probe the lives of famous artists, reimagine Charlie Chaplin in Greenwich Village, discuss the benefits of failure, and more in a very sunny and hot NYC.

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ReactorWeekend

Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on July 12, 2015

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This week, the myths of an affordable LA, a church made of trees, gay lit, US sanctions and Iranian artists, decolonizing African art, and more.

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Artist Khaled Jarrar is no stranger to controversy.

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ReactorWeekend

Required Reading

by Hrag Vartanian on July 5, 2015

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This week, history of barbecue, Damien Hirst’s mid-life crisis, conceptual poetry’s bigotry, the ISIS dildo flag, a crow rides a bald eagle, the first 3D-printed office, and more.

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Do you love Canada? Prove it by taking our special Canada Day art quiz.

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Artist Katsu has been working hard at extending the language of public mark making, and his latest experiments have been drone-based.

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Culture in the 21st century is a minefield of trigger warnings, a nebulous type of cautionary note that is deployed as a way to warn people about the content they’re about to encounter.

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