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02 Jun 2020

Faith Ringgold, American People Series #15: Hide Little Children, 1964, oil on canvas, framed, 66 x 121.9 cm, 26 x 48 in.

Black Lives Matter: Black Artists on the Subjugation of Black Bodies

Over the past few days, the escalating events in the US have given us pause on what we can do to elevate the right voices in this critical time. We recognise that part of our community is hurting and it’s not okay to be silent. Black Lives Matter. Black Voices Matter. We stand in solidarity with everyone fighting for a better world and in defiance of racism.

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26 May 2020

Art from home: your guide on everything from virtual exhibitions to projects for kids

Art from home: your guide on everything from virtual exhibitions to projects for kids

Art and culture are brilliant for both restoring a bit of normalcy to your day-to-day as well as providing commentary on this new collective experience of mass quarantining. Each week, we’ll be updating our Art from Home guide with the best art you can experience from home, provided by organisations from around the world.

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31 Mar 2020

Cécile B. Evans, Amos World Episode 2 (film still), 2019.  There's been lots of talk about dystopia and the end of the world just as digital technology has become ever more integral to our day-to-day lives. In adding to this might-as-well-be-sci-fi reali

Engage with Culture Virtually from Anywhere

Museums, galleries and cultural organisations have been ramping up their virtual experiences in the past few weeks in response to temporary closures of physical locations. We’ve picked our favourites from this growing list so that no matter how you're feeling, you can feel it while experiencing some culture.

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17 Mar 2020

Stuck in self-isolation? Banish boredom with these art-related goodies to indulge in from home. Cover image by Edward Ruscha. OOF. 1962 (reworked 1963). Oil on canvas, 71 1/2 × 67

Stuck in self-isolation? Banish boredom with these art-related goodies to indulge in from home

Nothing beats the immediacy of seeing art in person, curated with care to convey an experience within a shared space. We at ArtRabbit will always favour real-life experiences, but as we collectively practice social distancing in an effort to quell the spread of COVID-19, we looked for some boredom-banishing alternatives to attending art exhibitions and events IRL.

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11 Mar 2020

Thomas Dworzak, Taliban portrait. Kandahar, Afghanistan. 2002.

Masculinities: Art Tour at the Barbican Centre

How do Masculinities manifest in contemporary culture? This exhibition at the Art Gallery in the Barbican Centre attempts to answer questions about sexuality and gender with an in-depth look at various iterations of masculinity as seen through photography and film. Join us on this video tour of the show to get a sneak peek of what this exhibition is all about.

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28 Feb 2020

Key 9 Pablo Picasso, Femmes à leur toilette, Paris, winter 1937–38 Collage of cut-out wallpapers with gouache on paper pasted onto canvas, 299 x 448 cm Musée national Picasso-Paris. Pablo Picasso Gift in Lieu, 1979. MP176 Photo © RMN-Grand Palais (Mu

Meet Vincent Van Gogh and Picasso and Paper: Video Tour

We ventured out into the bitter cold to experience Meet Vincent Van Gogh and encounter Picasso and Paper at the Royal Academy. Although both exhibitions centred on European male artists and their contributions to modern art, the two experiences couldn't have been more different.

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26 Feb 2020

Video Art Tour of Bunny Rogers: Kind Kingdom at Kunsthaus Bregenz

Video Art Tour of Bunny Rogers: Kind Kingdom at Kunsthaus Bregenz

Sombre, striking, and inspired by the atmosphere of American funerals, this exhibition by Bunny Rogers in the picturesque city of Bregenz, Austria presents scenarios that oscillate between the ritualistic and the emotional.

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25 Feb 2020

Frieze Los Angeles: Video Tour

Frieze Los Angeles: Video Tour

A few weeks ago, ArtRabbit travelled to Los Angeles to bathe in some of that Hollywood light, breathe in lungfuls of Pacific Ocean air and explore the thriving contemporary art scene of the city, in time for Frieze Los Angeles.

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21 Oct 2019

Documentation of Live Performance Besame, Christopher Hinojosa the Workshop, 2019.

Approaching Performance Art: You Amuse Me / I Frighten You

Of all the art forms heralded as contemporary, few have been so misunderstood or dismissed as performance. Despite the divisive nature of this medium, good art should be challenging, to audiences and hegemony, creating new discourse through its ability to disrupt. That’s where performance finds its prowess.

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