#Art

  • Article: Ai Weiwei Captured Insane Aerial Footage Showing the Scope of the Refugee Crisis
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    Ai Weiwei Captured Insane Aerial Footage Showing the Scope of the Refugee Crisis

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 19, 2017

    Weiwei’s documentary shows the immense scope of the global refugee crisis. Read more

  • Article: Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City
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    Why Sculptures of Fences, Cages, and Walls Are Popping Up All Over New York City

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 11, 2017

    “Any kind of wall is ridiculous, even with the Great Wall of China, it never really worked.” Read more

  • Article: This Student Reclaimed the ‘Build the Wall’ Slogan in the Best Way Possible
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    This Student Reclaimed the ‘Build the Wall’ Slogan in the Best Way Possible

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 5, 2017

    She’s bringing people together instead of pulling people apart. Read more

  • Article: The Syrian Artist Telling Refugee Stories Through Suitcases
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    The Syrian Artist Telling Refugee Stories Through Suitcases

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 2, 2017

    Each sculpture represents a home, and a story. Read more

  • Article: Lawmaker's 'Controversial Painting' Features a Statue of Liberty in a Hijab
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    Lawmaker's 'Controversial Painting' Features a Statue of Liberty in a Hijab

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 8, 2017

    Conservatives are calling for the painting’s removal. Read more

  • Article: Stunning Paintings of Black Women Are Popping Up All Over London
    Girls & Women

    Stunning Paintings of Black Women Are Popping Up All Over London

    By Phineas Rueckert|Aug. 7, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “This project is about empowerment. It’s about female empowerment.” Read more

  • Article: Parthenon Replica Built from 100,000 Banned Books on Site of Nazi Book Burning
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    Parthenon Replica Built from 100,000 Banned Books on Site of Nazi Book Burning

    By Sarah Wood|July 12, 2017

    “Democracy without books is not democracy.“ Read more

  • Article: Phone Booths on Display in NYC Tell 70 Immigrant Stories
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    Phone Booths on Display in NYC Tell 70 Immigrant Stories

    By Meghan Werft|June 29, 2017

    This art installation couldn't come at a better time. Read more