art and politics
These pieces tackle some of today's most serious political and social justice issues.
The intersection of arts and political activism are two fields defined by a shared focus of creating engagement that shifts boundaries, changes relationships and creates new paradigms.
Unlike many other pianists, Montero believes that competitions build both musical and personal character. "If you want to test yourself, it can be a very quick growth spurt."
I embrace a title such as this because "Hell Yeah! I am a gay filmmaker who is going to tell my stories about my life." Our community has been denied this freedom for far, far too long.
The first movement, "The New Normal," depicts a family watching television on the days surrounding September 11. "There are
With the large retrospective Yoko Ono. Half-A-Wind Show. Eine Retrospektive, the Schirn Kunsthalle in Frankfurt am Main in Germany wants to highlight her pioneering role as an artist, as a groundbreaking protagonist of the early conceptual, film and performance art.
Forcing the country to face social issues through cultural interventions is especially critical for a grassroots U.S. immigrant rights movement, given that none of the "leaders" of the Washington-based immigrant rights groups with national media clout is an immigrant. That's right: none.
President Obama demonstrated that he still has a knack for mobilizing members of the art world this week. In case you were
What do you think, readers? The original "Odalisque in Red Trousers," is on the left next to the fake. Check out the slideshow