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The 1717 Troutman Building Kicks Out Its Galleries

by Whitney Kimball on May 12, 2014
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In Bushwick, another one bites the dust.

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Maria Lassnig (1919 – 2014): Crazy-Good Animator, Okay Painter

by Corinna Kirsch on May 7, 2014
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With some YouTube vids, so you’ll know where we’re coming from.

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Does Bushwick Need an Art Fair?

by Whitney Kimball on May 6, 2014
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“Bushwick Open Studios weekend has become a magnet for those who want to program art that has nothing to do with Bushwick,” said artist Deborah Brown, Storefront Ten Eyck founder and longtime Bushwick community activist. This year, rather than foreign artists renting studios just for BOS weekend, Bushwick has attracted an art fair.

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Manifesta Is Still Staying In Russia

by Whitney Kimball on April 30, 2014
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Curator Kasper König rejects the protests and forges ahead.

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Another Housing Solution: Fill the Apartments

by Whitney Kimball on April 24, 2014
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New York City has enough vacant buildings and lots to house all of its homeless, and many more.

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Net Neutrality Is Finished

by Paddy Johnson and Matthew Leifheit on April 24, 2014
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Three months after a federal appeals court struck down the agency rules intended to guarantee a neutral Internet, the F.C.C. has shifted its position on the matter, now supporting “fast lanes” for Internet traffic.

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Who Pays Artists in the Bay Area? The Compensation Foundation Wants to Know

by Corinna Kirsch on April 21, 2014
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Seriously, take this survey.

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[UPDATE] Allegations Emerge Against Mana-Terry Dowd for Intimidating Art Handlers

by Corinna Kirsch on April 16, 2014
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With the art handlers’ union vote coming up in just over a week, allegations have emerged charging Mana-Terry Dowd with voter interference.

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