Using the recently published anthology Avant-Garde Museology as its launching point, the symposium “Avant Museology” began its two–city, two–weekend run on November 11th and 12th at the Brooklyn Museum. The expansive conference of thirteen rigorous and engaging presentations considered early Soviet attempts to use museums to craft a “better, more evolved human being” by making them more reflective of all aspects of life, in content and form.
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During Open Engagement (OE) 2016 at the Oakland Museum of California (OMCA), this year’s theme of power affirmed the potential..
In Alter-Circuit: Shiyuan Liu, My Paper Knife, the artist fuses appropriated imagery and narrative with her own video footage. Using..
In “Baby and the Nacirema” at The Luggage Store, Michael Arcega ambitiously examines cross-cultural exchange through American icons, anthropology, and Manifest Destiny.