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In the first 24 hours following Donald Trump’s election as the next president of the United States, the response among many who’d hoped and voted for a different outcome was mostly numbing and immobilizing shock. But in the following 24 hours, shock turned turned to anger and determination, a galvanizing desire to fight for change and a better world than the one that President-elect Trump plans to create. Tens of thousands took to the streets around the country, many concerned citizens planned actions and events in the days, weeks, and months to come, and many artists went back to making art — saddened, certainly, but also emboldened rather than defeated.
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— The Illuminator (@illuminator99) November 10, 2016
#billadams #billadams9 I’m right here. Son of a Jewish immigrant married to the beautiful daughter of a Jewish immigrant. Standing against the tyrant misogynistic preppie fuck liar Bigot who is Not my president. I will not cower. I’m Right. here. ??sad but confident.
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Well I got a reason to do street art again. Daily acts of continuing a conversation. The tension in the air is palpable as we brace for what will come next. I am finding it difficult because there are people I know that I am sure voted for T but they also are friends or family. I have a kid with special needs, we have lots of friends with children with special needs. I find it difficult to stomach talking to these people who are supposed to care about us and our children and yet can get behind a man that openly makes fun of the disabled. #streetart #postelection #text #art #streetart #brooklyn #ny #usa #elbowtoe #bully #bullyculture
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Morning coffee vibe. Not sure which Anti-Trump project to work on first in studio today so i can clock out at a normal hour and get back to manhattan in time to scream my face off for another couple hours. Where’s the party tonight? Lemme know- cause I just woke up. #notourpresident Last night, I saw a sign that read “TOMORROW THERE WILL BE MORE OF US”.
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NRB Surreel IX Gutted and unprepared for how awful this feels! All I can say is Keep hope alive..for those who work so hard to be truth tellers and healers and peacemakers.. creators and unifiers!.. let us not give up! The earth needs us now more then ever!
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The Moving Company
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The works in Fault Lines prove that abstraction need not be confined to the inner life of the artist.
Celeste’s sculptures all rely on natural forces to achieve balance, and thus are perpetually on the precipice of collapse.
Romanticism to Ruin: Two Lost Works of Sullivan and Wright memorializes Chicago’s Garrick Theatre and Buffalo’s Larkin Building, which were razed to build a parking lot and a truck stop.
By reinventing the traditional bokashi technique, Hamanaka reminds us that nothing is dead, even when many proclaim otherwise.
The company’s mastery of the art market’s smoke and mirrors is its most impressive illusion.
Sadly, though by no means surprisingly, there is precedence for this female erasure. Women have been and continue to be the executors of the invisible, unpaid, unaccredited labor that makes much of the world run smoothly.