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All posts tagged "Roland Barthes"

  • Black Cinema House resides at 6916 Dorchester Avenue. Image courtesy Rebuild Foundation. Photo by Eric Allix Rogers.
    The Fringe: Theaster Gates and the Politics of Staying

    Theaster Gates reconfigures forlorn materials and taps into untold histories in projects such as the Black Cinema House.

    • Posted September 13, 2012
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  • Theory in Studio: Ode to Roland Barthes—Already Dead Not Yet Dead

    In this installment of Theory in Studio, Alex Robins explores the works and contributions of Roland Barthes.

    • Posted March 30, 2012
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    All Appropriation is Apropos

    “We have a hunger for something like authenticity, but are easily satisfied by an ersatz facsimile.”—George Orwell Appropriation art began with Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso at the turn of the century, got hot again in the...

    • Posted November 22, 2011
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    Back to the Future: The New Photograph Challenges Indexicality

    Hagedorn Gallery’s current exhibition, The New Photograph, promises to show the viewer forward-thinking images that lead us into the future of photography, and it definitely delivers on this promise. This group exhibition of international photographers demands a...

    • Posted October 20, 2011
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    Stansell Creates New Memories with The Water and the Blood

    In her 1981 essay, “The Cyborg Manifesto,” Donna Haraway describes various dualities that disintegrate in contemporary society, particularly the distinction between organisms and machines as we use more and more technologies to augment our bodies (including pacemakers,...

    • Posted October 5, 2011
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    For the Love of the Object! Save the Photographic Print

    The annual Atlanta Celebrates Photography Photo Festival is just around the corner. In October a number of galleries will host a diverse collection of artists’ works while a series of discussions and lectures will bring up relevant...

    • Posted August 25, 2011
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