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History Keeps Me Awake at Night A New Exhibit at the Whitney Illuminates the Brutal, Provocative Outsider Art of David Wojnarowicz by Hank Trout Born in Red...

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Re/Purpose Mixed-media artist Solis combines Ppstmodern and precolonial influences to imagine a better world by Brent Calderwood San Francisco artist Solis has been making and showing his...

Graphic Gift

The Wolfsonian–Florida International University (FIU) in Miami Beach, Florida, is the recipient of a recent donation of over 3,600 AIDS-themed posters created between 1985...

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The Artist's Voice In his words as well as his art, Héctor Toscano reveals what makes him tick, what ticks him off, and how he...

Bearing Witness

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Talking Pictures

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Steed Taylor: Artist

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