The 2016 edition of Art in Odd Places included a monument to Henrietta Lacks, a “Red Line” archive, and roving dialogues on the theme of race.
Art exhibitions concerned with politics are very much of the moment.
CLEVELAND — In a drawing by cartoonist Edward Freska, the bald eagle that represents the United States on the country’s Great Seal is injured.
LOS ANGELES — “What is the role of the artist?” I’m used to hearing this question in college seminars and rant sessions after opening parties. Artist Sheryl Oring tried a different tack.