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Inside Out

Luke Evans and Josh Lake This artwork from 2012 involves the artists swallowing 35 mm film allowing it to run the length of their digestive tracts and then scan the film under a scanning electron microscope. The images produced are … Continue reading

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Exhibition Review Excerpt: Julia Randall at Davison Art Center

Oral Fixations is intended to be a reference to the Freudian stage of development when children are said to be focused entirely on the use of their mouth and interacting with the world relating to the mouth, and deriving pleasures … Continue reading

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Post- colonialism, Globalization, and Repatriation: The Case of Saartjie Baartman

Saartjie or Sarah was a Khoekhoe woman born around 1789 in what is now South Africa, an area colonized before her birth by the Dutch. In her late teens or early 20s she was sold to a British man and … Continue reading

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Performance of George Brecht’s Drip Music

My performance of George Brecht’s Drip Music

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Oldenburg’s Vision – Catherine

Alphabet in the Form of a Good Humor Bar is a 1970 offset lithograph by Claes Oldenburg. A lithograph is a form of printmaking that uses a stone that has had grease-based paint applied and then has other ink applied … Continue reading

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Contemporary Art on YouTube – The Art Assignment

A new channel on YouTube called The Art Assignment premiered today, with support from PBS Digital Studios. Hosted by Sarah Urist Green, former curator of Contemporary Art at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, with executive production by Green’s husband, noted … Continue reading

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