Tuesday May 1, 2018

A Poetics of Being: Mykki Blanco’s STONES AND WATER WEIGHT

A Poetics of Being: Mykki Blanco’s STONES AND WATER WEIGHT

Uri McMillan responds to Mykki Blanco's video for ALTERNATE ENDINGS, RADICAL BEGINNINGS: "Stage kid, art school dropout, self-professed art freak, riot-girl, punk poet, indie rapper, cross-dresser poet extraordinaire: all of these audacious avatars adhere to and yet fail to fully capture the polyglot persona that is model-artist-performer-poet-rapper Mykki Blanco." → Read More
Thursday April 12, 2018

Lucas Michael: Black in Three Colors

Lucas Michael: Black in Three Colors

Curator Adam Barbu reflects on work by Artist+ Member Lucas Michael: "Three absent colors enact a deferral of self-image and self-knowledge—a deferral of what we have been taught about who we are. In a world of cultural assimilation and outright erasure, this deferral is the performance of a wish to remain outside, divergent, and queer. Deferral is grace." → Read More
Monday April 9, 2018

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS, The HIV HOWLER: Transmitting Art and Activism, Deadline May 1, 2018

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS, The HIV HOWLER: Transmitting Art and Activism, Deadline May 1, 2018

Artists have and continue to play a fundamental role in shaping broader societal understandings of HIV and working within the communities that are most impacted by the virus. The HIV Howler seeks submissions from artists and activists who work in any artistic media and who want to use publication and printmaking for the transmission of art and ideas on HIV/AIDS. → Read More