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For Fisheries, a Line of Hope - New York Times

For Fisheries, a Line of Hope - New York Times | Art and activism | Scoop.it
New York TimesFor Fisheries, a Line of HopeNew York TimesIn the kitchen, community-supported fisheries require cooks to agree in advance to buy whatever fish or shellfish local fishermen catch.
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Saudi rights lawyer sentenced to 15 years prison

Saudi rights lawyer sentenced to 15 years prison | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Saudi rights lawyer Waleed Abul-Khair sentenced to 15 years in prison on charges relating to activism: http://t.co/ttjTbf76O8
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Art attack at Tate Britain: artists explain why they sabotage

Art attack at Tate Britain: artists explain why they sabotage | Art and activism | Scoop.it
As a new exhibition tracing 500 years of physical attacks on British art opens at the Tate, artists including Douglas Gordon, Michael Landy, Jake and Dinos Chapman and Michael Wallinger explain how destruction can be a starting point for...

 

 
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gitbew's comment, October 24, 2013 2:09 AM
Thats tremendous...
RAUL ARELLANO's curator insight, November 12, 2013 10:43 PM

Es un texto de prueba.

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Mom, am I barbarian?

Mom, am I barbarian? | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Curator Fulya Erdemci recounts the 13th Istanbul Biennial, after Gezi Park occupation http://t.co/oi6wpASvpM

 

 
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Is art to blame for gentrification? - The Guardian

Is art to blame for gentrification? - The Guardian | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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Is art to blame for gentrification?
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Bold Tendencies is the art space and cocktail bar standing imperiously on top of a Peckham multi-storey car park.
 
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Elle Buys Italian 'Art' at Venice Film Festival - Variety

Elle Buys Italian 'Art' at Venice Film Festival - Variety | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Elle Buys Italian 'Art' at Venice Film Festival Variety Paris-based sales company Elle Driver has acquired all international territories outside Italy on ambitious Italo animation drama “The Art of Happiness,” by Alessandro Rak, which opened the...
 
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GOP Congressman Endorses Bogus Theory That Syria Got Its Chemical ... - Mother Jones (blog)

GOP Congressman Endorses Bogus Theory That Syria Got Its Chemical ... - Mother Jones (blog) | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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On Friday, the Obama administration released its assessment of last week's chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians.
 
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'Labour and Wait' displays the melding of art and craft - Los Angeles Times

'Labour and Wait' displays the melding of art and craft - Los Angeles Times | Art and activism | Scoop.it
'Labour and Wait' displays the melding of art and craft Los Angeles Times SANTA BARBARA — Speaking recently to a sold-out crowd at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, noted British ceramic artist Grayson Perry held forth as his alter ego, Claire, in a...
 
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Oscar Wilde on Art | Brain Pickings

Oscar Wilde on Art | Brain Pickings | Art and activism | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativity.
 
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Venice Biennial

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The Venice Biennial is one of the most important art events in the world, presenting the work of avant-garde artists for over 100 years.
 
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Corbijn Will Film James Dean's Road Trip With Lensman Dennis Stock

Corbijn Will Film James Dean's Road Trip With Lensman Dennis Stock | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Corbijn Will Film James Dean's Road Trip With Lensman Dennis StockPublished: May 29, 2013Before he was a film director, Anton Corbijn was a rock photographer.
 
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Massimiliano Gioni's Urbane Biennale Is the Most Dazzling in Memory

Massimiliano Gioni's Urbane Biennale Is the Most Dazzling in Memory | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Massimiliano Gioni's Urbane Biennale Is the Most Dazzling in MemoryPhoto Gallery: Slideshow: "The Encyclopedic Palace" in VenicePublished: May 29, 2013As far as biennial concepts go, the “encyclopedic palace” is a smart one.
 
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Munich's Lenbachhaus Museum Reopens

"Munich's standing as one of Germany's major cultural centres has been consolidated this month with the reopening of the city's renovated Lenbachhaus Museum ...
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World's Oldest Complete Torah Scroll Discovered In Bologna Library

"Mauro Perani, professor of Hebrew at the University of Bologna, said experts and carbon dating tests done in Italy and the United States dated the scroll as having been made between 1155 and 1225.
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Artwork rises from ashes of Glasgow School of Art fire

Artwork rises from ashes of Glasgow School of Art fire | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Student who lost entire portfolio in college fire has used ashes from the Charles Rennie Mackintosh building for her new pieceA student at the Glasgow School of Art who lost her entire portfolio in the fire that engulfed the college in May, has...
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From Al Aqsa clashes to Tel Aviv activism: A week in photos - September 20-27 - +972 Magazine - Independent commentary from Israel and the Palestinian territories

From Al Aqsa clashes to Tel Aviv activism: A week in photos - September 20-27 - +972 Magazine - Independent commentary from Israel and the Palestinian territories | Art and activism | Scoop.it

From Al Aqsa clashes to Tel Aviv activism:

- Independent commentary from Israel and the Palestinian territories This week: Clashes in Jerusalem and the West Bank at the heels of provocative visits to...

 

 
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Federal complaints targeting Palestine solidarity activism on campus are ... - Mondoweiss

Federal complaints targeting Palestine solidarity activism on campus are ... - Mondoweiss | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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Federal complaints targeting Palestine solidarity activism on campus are ...
 
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The Judas Kiss: Glen Berger's "Song of Spider-Man"

The Judas Kiss: Glen Berger's "Song of Spider-Man" | Art and activism | Scoop.it
The Judas Kiss: Glen Berger's "Song of Spider-Man"Published: August 30, 2013Tell-all books in the theater are rare. Frank Langella waited until all of his subjects were dead before he lacerated some of them —Richard Burton, Yul Brynner, Laurence...
 
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Malevich’s Burial Site Is Found, Underneath Housing Development

Malevich’s Burial Site Is Found, Underneath Housing Development | Art and activism | Scoop.it
The burial site of the artist Kazimir Malevich, near Moscow, has been covered in concrete by a real estate developer.
 
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'Brush Writing in the Arts of Japan' Shows Detailed Efforts - New York Times

'Brush Writing in the Arts of Japan' Shows Detailed Efforts - New York Times | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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'Brush Writing in the Arts of Japan' Shows Detailed Efforts
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“Brush Writing in the Arts of Japan,” at the Metropolitan Museum, is the perfect place to mourn the lost art of handwriting.
 
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The Art of Fugue: Gould Plays Bach | Open Culture

The Art of Fugue: Gould Plays Bach | Open Culture | Art and activism | Scoop.it
httpv://youtu.be/zwkzf-KUNPM Between 1979 and 1981, the Canadian pianist Glenn Gould collaborated on a series of documentary films with the French violinist,
 
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Israeli museum finds owner of looted art - MiamiHerald.com

Israeli museum finds owner of looted art - MiamiHerald.com | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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Israeli museum finds owner of looted art
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The painting's original owner, Max Cassirer, was a wealthy Berlin businessman from a family of art dealers.
 
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Mozart Never Made It to America, but His Violin and Viola Are On the Way

Mozart Never Made It to America, but His Violin and Viola Are On the Way | Art and activism | Scoop.it
A violin and a viola owned and played by Mozart will be used in performances in the United States in June.
 
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Slideshow: "The Encyclopedic Palace" in Venice

Slideshow: "The Encyclopedic Palace" in Venice | Art and activism | Scoop.it
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Torn Paper Kandinsky Art

Torn Paper Kandinsky Art | Art and activism | Scoop.it
Abstract art projects are great for those who feel that art is always about drawing, and may not always be so keen on their skills. Sometimes just making irregular shapes with color can produce beautiful results.
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What's Been Missing From The Broadway Stage (Until, Maybe, This Season)

"Since Broadway's golden age, in the middle of the last century, the most dramatic loss has not been great musicals or plays. Artistic highs remain as resilient as the lows.
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