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Events

Day One at Open Engagement: The Food Is Great

by Corinna Kirsch on April 18, 2015
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Highlights, tidbits, and news from Open Engagement in Pittsburgh.

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The AFC 10th Anniversary Benefit in Photos

by The AFC Staff on April 16, 2015
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The Art F City 10th Anniversary benefit in photos.

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The Art F City Guide to Spring Benefits

by Paddy Johnson on April 15, 2015
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Put on your glitter shoes and button up your vests. It’s benefit season, people, which means the gentleman in the room will be in a need of a bow tie or two. Navigating all this can be a bit of a minefield; a bad benefit asks people to donate while forcing them to listen to misguided speeches, whereas a good benefit can make you feel special for contributing. Without going to a few, it’s impossible to know the difference in advance. Well, good news: I happen to have been to quite a few, and can offer several recommendations and thoughts. Each benefit gets rated on a scale of one to four Koons balloon dogs.

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: So Many Romantic Loners

by The AFC Staff on April 15, 2015
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This week, the art world plays punk teen-fantasy dress-up: feminist CD-ROMs, soap-opera karaoke, protest discussions, and DIY costumes. Whee!

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The Best of Laurie Anderson (on Youtube)

by Paddy Johnson on April 13, 2015

I dedicated most of last week to watching Laurie Anderson videos on youtube while doing my work. She’s incredible. A few highlights below. No commentary today, unfortunately. I’ve got a world of installation ahead of me.

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This Week’s Must-see Art Events: OK Computer

by Katie Waddell on April 7, 2015
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The internet is taking over the world! Virtualism, digital currency, and MindClones are giving the IRL art world a run for its BitCoins. Even if tech-savvy art isn’t your thing, all of these events are a reason to take a much-needed break from your laptop.

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Announcing The Art F City 10th Anniversary Benefit Training Program!

by Paddy Johnson on April 3, 2015

Blogging takes a lot more courage than you’d think.

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This Week’s Must-see Art Events: IRL Computer Geeks and Digital Feminists

by Katie Waddell on March 31, 2015
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The art world must have speculative fiction on the brain. The week starts with a discussion of the art of 2050 and continues with art about the seen and unseen (“the unknown” is a pervasive theme this week). There’s also a lot having to do with data: the good, the bad, and the ugly—depending on how you feel about infographics.

Makes sense. The future is pretty much here.

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