Jillian Steinhauer

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Join me as I wander the streets of Chelsea and bring you the first in an as-yet-only-theoretical series of gallery pen reviews.

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The episode is a scary reminder of just how much we rely on Facebook and just how little control we have over it.

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ArtRx NYC

by Jillian Steinhauer on April 28, 2015

The new Whitney and its meatpacking plant neighbor

This week, an experimental sound artist creates work live, a South African photographer opens her largest museum show to date, there’s a day to celebrate independent bookstores — and don’t forget the opening of the new Whitney Museum!

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One photojournalist was beaten by Baltimore police and another detained on Saturday night during protests in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray.

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Post image for Student Accused of Rape by Mattress-Carrying Artist Sues Columbia University

A student has filed a lawsuit against Columbia University, its board of trustees, Columbia President Lee Bollinger, and art professor Jon Kessler, over Emma Sulkowicz’s senior thesis project.

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Post image for From Calder to Kruger, the New Whitney Museum’s First Show

The inaugural exhibition at the new Whitney Museum is not perfect, but it is pretty damn good.

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Lorena Turner’s book The Michael Jacksons is the end product of a journey to track down, photograph, and interview Michael Jackson impersonators.

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Post image for New Report Confirms Labor Abuses at NYU Abu Dhabi

An independent investigation into the construction of New York University’s (NYU) Abu Dhabi campus has found that despite the school’s best intentions and efforts, about one third of the workforce at the site — roughly 10,000 workers — was not covered by the school’s labor guidelines.

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ArtRx NYC

by Jillian Steinhauer on April 21, 2015

Cy Twombly,

This week, get in touch with your feminist side with a discussion of women in print and a lecture on Georgia O’Keeffe. Or go for enlightenment, by way of a sacred space at the Queens Museum or an overnight philosophy marathon. Whatever you do, don’t miss a chance for new discoveries at the Brooklyn Zine Fest.

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I have passed through 700 years in a single hour.

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