Mike Kelley, Twin Henrys, 2009
This is it: my thesis exhibit opening is this weekend, Sunday from 2-5pm at the Fisher Landau Center in LIC. Hope to see you there!
Martiros Saryan (Armenian, 1880-1972), Mount Aragats at summer. 1922. Oil on canvas. Saryan Museum, Yerevan, Armenia.
London director Mollie Mills profiles the street dance crew who roam NYC subway carriages
this is lame as hell. only two months of research on this? not thorough at all and only paws at the underlying problems. oh, oh, let’s fetishisize a subculture real quick. “I was fascinated by them." also super lame that people are even supporting this. show me some real shit if you are even gong to bring up social practice in the arts. "These kids have created an underground community of young dancers all looking for a similar escape from reality." okay, yes. anyone who isn’t completely self-absorbed and looks at the world around them can decipher that without making a short about it. why are they trying to escape reality? did you bring up anything new at all with this? Music by Nas. ha.
Growing Western demand for altruistic vacations is feeding the white-savior industrial complex