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Editorial note: This Curator Diary is an editorial feature documenting curator and local Bushwick hero Jason Andrew’s trip to Asheville, North Carolina to mount an ambitious exhibition of work by Jack Tworkov. The column will explore the day-to-day process of curating. Andrew is curating Jack Tworkov: The Accident of Choice, which opens tomorrow, June 17, at the Black Mountain College Museum & Arts Center (56 Broadway, Asheville, North Carolina) and runs until September 17, 2011.
Day 3: Wednesday, June 15
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Jolene: “I got news for you, the apocalypse was yesterday. It’s tomorrow that’s causing all the trouble.”
Jinx: “Trying to get an audience to understand our art is like reading Shakespeare to earthworms … then again, I kinda like earthworms.”
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The Morgan Library & Museum Presents Another Tradition: Drawings by Black Artists from the American South
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Part of the John Michael Kohler Arts Center in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, the Art Preserve also functions as a curated collection facility and is filled with immersive installations.