The Body Begs to be Written: The Written Word as an Agent of Ownership
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The Body Begs to be Written: The Written Word as an Agent of Ownership

Let’s start with Xu Bing’s pieces Cultural Animal from 1994 and his earlier work A Case Study of Transference from the previous year. Two works that confront us with the brutal collision between two cultures. Cultural Animal presents us with an even more harsh reality than its predecessor when the artist replaces the female pig … Continue reading

Mix it up and explode with wonder at MassMoca
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Mix it up and explode with wonder at MassMoca

The converted factory buildings that house Mass MoCa were originally built between 1870 and 1900. The complex located in North Adams, MA is one of the largest centers for contemporary visual and performing arts in the U.S. It has 19 galleries and 100,000 square feet. That’s larger than a city block… Continue reading