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By Walker Art Center
“There are so many kids in this country who look at places like museums and concert halls and other cultural centers and they think to themselves, well, that’s not a...
Posted on May 4, 2015
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By Nick Ravich
Artist Diana Al-Hadid creates a singularly hybrid artwork, transforming brushstrokes on a wall into architectural sculpture, in a new film from the ART21 "New York Close Up...
Posted on May 1, 2015
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By Joy Garnett
Walking the city streets offers the unexpected. I find interesting things, mostly garbage, some of it recently thrown away. My discoveries come in two parts: first, the...
Posted on April 29, 2015

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