Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA

Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983 at The Broad, Los Angeles, USA

By Brandon Drew Holmes Los Angeles, California, USA 03/23/2019 – 09/01/2019

Something predictable happens when white institutions exhibit Black artworks. It doesn’t matter what the artist’s original intentions were or what statements the work speaks on its own. Somehow both artist and work become simplified of their emotions and reality. This expectation of erasure is not surprising, it’s the conscious affect of the Western institution built

Vista de instalación de Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963-1983, en The Broad, Los Ángeles. Foto: Pablo Enriquez. Imagen cortesía de The Broad Algo predecible sucede cuando las instituciones blancas exhiben obras de arte Negras. No importa cuáles fueron las intenciones originales de lxs artistas o qué declaraciones hablan a

Necessary Force: Art in the Police State Necessary Force: Art in the Police State

Necessary Force: Art in the Police State

Curated by Karen Fiss and Kymberly Pinder

University of New Mexico Art Museum Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA 09/11/2015 – 12/12/2015

Artists: Josh Begley, Center for Tactical Magic, Larry Clark, Max King Cap, Mel Chin, Nani Chacon, Nick Cave, Melvin Edwards, Anita Luttrell Fields, Harun Farocki, Jacques Fragua, Harry Gamboa/ASCO, Nicholas Herrera, Danny Lyon, Jeremy Mende, Charles Moore, Otabenga Jones & Associates, Trevor Paglen, Dread Scott, Hito Steyerl, LaShawnda Crowe Storm, Spatial Information Design Lab (Eric

Artists: Josh Begley, Center for Tactical Magic Larry Clark, Max King Cap, Mel Chin, Nani Chacon, Nick Cave, Melvin Edwards, Anita Luttrell Fields, Harun Farocki, Jacques Fragua, Harry Gamboa/ASCO, Nicholas Herrera, Danny Lyon, Jeremy Mende, Charles Moore, Otabenga Jones & Associates, Trevor Paglen, Dread Scott, Hito Steyerl, LaShawnda Crowe Storm, Spatial Information Design Lab (Eric