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Mesopotamian Dramaturgies

Arter is quickly becoming one of my favorite galleries in Istanbul, and the latest exhibit by Turkish filmmaker and visual artist Kutluğ Ataman is a big reason why. Mesopotamian Dramaturgies is a mostly digital installation that focuses on portraying the … Continue reading

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Hold Me Close to Your Heart

I first heard about Australian artist Patricia Piccinni from Monkey Said Bear (perhaps Kentuckiana’s hippest collaborative blog). I was unfamiliar with hyperrealist sculpture at the time and I found her work to be repulsive, disgusting, and maybe even a little offensive. Around a … Continue reading

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