Some days you come across a few bits of random news that suggest a “motif” and today is one of those days and it’s Nazis.
Seven paintings belonging to Adolf Hitler were unearthed by historian Jiri Kuchar at a Czech Monastery. They’re all rather schlocky and the predictable social realism that was in vogue during the Nazi era. [London Mirror] Though the Washington Post says its 16. [WashPost]
Brooklyn photographer Adam Krause has been documenting a small group of Polish-American Neo-Nazis in the borough’s fast-changing Greenpoint neighborhood. The images make the subjects seem bored and passive, which is a surprising juxtaposition with the emotionally charged symbols all around. [Gawker]
The Association of Art Museum Directors announced a shift in its longstanding policy, which restricted the use of funds from sales of art to new acquisitions only.
Martín Mobarak may have broken Mexican law, but he burned the proof.
Artists reflect on histories of oppressive power structures in Brazil in this exhibition at the Visual Arts Center at the University of Texas at Austin.
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Your list of must-see, fun, insightful, and very New York art events this month, including Xaviera Simmons, Cristina Iglesias, Mire Lee, and more.
With explosions of color and materiality, Cave has his own enigmatic ways to funnel the funk through histories of adversity.
Kapwani Kiwanga invites viewers to look with only the quiet glow of natural light seeping in through the skylights, illuminating a nuanced way of seeing race.
Funding options at UB include full-tuition scholarships for MFA students, the Arthur A. Schomburg Fellowship Program, and additional opportunities for MA students.
This week, Godard’s anti-imperialism, in defense of “bad” curating, an inexplicable statue, criminalizing culture wars, and more.
I inserted the text from five press releases into DALL-E and this is what it churned out.
As protests rage across the country following the death of Mahsa (Zhina) Amini, Iranian and Kurdish artists are creating work in support of freedom.