Jillian Steinhauer

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The New York Times is suing independent publisher PowerHouse Books and its CEO, Daniel Power, over a series of images appearing in a book that’s highly critical of the Gray Lady’s coverage of war.

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by Jillian Steinhauer on February 2, 2016

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This week, El Museo del Barrio revises the history of Kinetic and Op art to include Latin America, the National Academy Museum shows the work of pioneering feminist artist Miriam Schapiro, Galerie Lelong debuts nine unseen films by Ana Mendieta, and much more.

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by Jillian Steinhauer on January 26, 2016

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This week is filled with openings and events that will get you thinking — about the Citi Bike as readymade, the role of the curator in artwashing, the way you eat and play, parenting in the art world, and more.

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Armed white men have been occupying the headquarters of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in southeastern Oregon for three weeks now. But the federal land they’ve laid claim to is not only a wildlife preserve; it’s also the home of more than 300 prehistoric sites and some 4,000 archaeological artifacts belonging to the Burns Paiute Tribe.

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by Jillian Steinhauer on January 19, 2016

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This week, a film series teaches you about Native American cinema, a postmodern choreographer mixes his archives live, the Outsider Art Fair opens its doors, and a pioneering cat photographer comes to town to sign books (at a cat cafe).

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On a light gray day last October, I donned a pair of oversize galoshes and life jacket, picked up a paddle, climbed into a rowboat, and set out on Newtown Creek.

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In Taiwan, there is a church.

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by Jillian Steinhauer on January 12, 2016

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This week there’s even more good stuff to do in NYC than usual, if that’s possible. Learn about some histories of “the future,” think about taking buildings down, explore the relationship between the occult and art, visit the Black Comic Book Festival, and more.

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Just over a year ago, Robert Elmes made waves when he announced that the beloved Brooklyn art institution he’d founded 20 years prior, Galapagos Art Space, would be closing up shop in New York and moving to Detroit.

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by Jillian Steinhauer on January 5, 2016

Robert Smithson,

Start off 2016 by enjoying one or some of the many performance festivals happening this month, or visit the Reanimation Library in its new home, or catch a historical survey of art brut in America before it’s gone.

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