Articles tagged contemporary art

Time of Absence: Documenting Kanye West’s ‘Life of Pablo’

The Life of Pablo is an ideological attack against the pop institutions that continually try to mystify art and control the artist's identity for profit.

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Teresita Fernández: As Above: So Below

Teresita Fernández, a 2005 MacArthur Foundation Fellow, recently finished a solo exhibition at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.

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Ai WeiWei’s Blog: Writings, Interviews, and Digital Rants, 2006-2009

Ai WeiWei is a product of a communist, atheistic regime, yet he is spiritual and guided by a concern for people and their ‘dignity’ and struggle, and to this he returns time and again.

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//Mixed media
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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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