#Art

  • 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

  • Article: The Sydney Opera House Just Lit Up In Celebration of Indigenous Culture
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    The Sydney Opera House Just Lit Up In Celebration of Indigenous Culture

    By Tess Sohngen|June 28, 2017

    The production will appear on the sails of the Sydney Opera House every day at sunset for a year. Read more

  • Article: This Syrian Artist Is Depicting World Leaders as Refugees to Make a Very Important Point
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    This Syrian Artist Is Depicting World Leaders as Refugees to Make a Very Important Point

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 16, 2017

    Abdalla Al Omari’s “Vulnerability Series” is flipping the narrative on power and privilege. Read more

  • Article: These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.
    Water & Sanitation

    These Popsicles Are Literally Made From Raw Sewage. Here's Why.

    By Meghan Werft|May 24, 2017

    Want to eat one? Read more

  • Article: These Powerful Posters Are Making Public Bathrooms Platforms for LGBTQ Rights
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    These Powerful Posters Are Making Public Bathrooms Platforms for LGBTQ Rights

    By Gabriella Canal|May 9, 2017

    Using the letterpress printer, she creates prints “to combat fear.” Read more