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Post image for apexart’s Franchise Program Launches International Open Call for Exhibitions

From February 1-29, NYC’s apexart will accept submissions for its Franchise Program, welcoming proposals from anyone, anywhere.

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Post image for Death Row Inmates Imagine Their Own Memorials

From a certain angle, the premise seems almost cruel: invite prisoners on death row to design their own memorials — ways for them to be remembered after they’ve been executed.

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Post image for apexart’s Unsolicited Proposal Program 2015: Open Call for Submissions

From October 1–31, NYC’s apexart will accept submissions for its Unsolicited Proposal Program, which welcomes exhibition proposals from anyone, anywhere.

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Post image for Art Projects That Toe the Line Between Sharing and Surveillance

This is going to sound absurd, but: who watches the watchers of the watchmen?

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Post image for In an Exhibition of Miniatures, the Good, the Bad, and the Lego

From 18th-century dollhouses and contemporary architectural maquettes to ancient Egyptian reliquary artifacts, taking pleasure from peering down on diminutive worlds seems to be a universal human delight.

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Post image for The Sounds of Nature, Transcribed and Composed

Sound maps of rivers and songs for cicadas are two examples of a new kind of music inspired by 19th-century German physicist Hermann von Helmholtz.

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Post image for apexart’s 8th Annual Franchise Open Call: Apply Starting Feb 1

On February 1, 2015, apexart opens its 8th annual Franchise Program, a call for exhibition proposals from anyone to be presented anywhere except New York City. No prior curatorial experience necessary.

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Post image for Meet the Winners of apexart’s Unsolicited Proposal Program

apexart is thrilled to announce the 3 winning exhibitions of its 18th Unsolicited Proposal Program.

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NYC's apexart will accept submissions for their Unsolicited Proposal Program

On October 1, apexart opens its NYC Unsolicited Proposal Program, a call for exhibition proposals from anyone, anywhere, with any background.

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Post image for Early 20th-Century Kite Cameras, the Pre-Drones

“The hitherto impossible in photography is our specialty,” was the motto of early 20th-century photographer George R. Lawrence’s Chicago studio. Among Lawrence’s great experiments was the use of kites for aerial photography.

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