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Today, Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolokonnikova was Detained by Police for Performance

by Michael Anthony Farley on June 12, 2015
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Earlier today, Pussy Riot’s Nadya Tolonnikova and fellow activist Katya Nenasheva were detained in Moscow for a public performance in solidarity with Russia’s female prisoners.

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This Week’s Must-See Art Events: Pussy Riot Comes to Brooklyn, SculptureCenter Explores Time

by Anthony Hicks Corinna Kirsch Whitney Kimball on February 3, 2014
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Brave the cold just a little longer, for we have so much art to see this week. Talks abound, from B. Wurtz on the history of sculpture to Winkleman Gallery’s panel on African-Americans in Soviet culture. We have openings, like a feminist sound art retrospective at CUNY and Greenpoint’s winter open studios night. Round out Sunday with a Genesis Breyer P-Orridge film-screening and book launch at PS1 and we’ll call it a week. Just grin and bear it.

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