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Furthering, nurturing, and futuring Global Art Histories?

Call for Papers: Furthering, nurturing and futuring Global Art Histories? (working title) – Kunstlicht Vol. 39 (2018) no. 1 Deadline proposals: 26 November 2017 Issue release: Spring 2018 Guest editor: Jelle Bouwhuis ‘Art history’ as we know it in the west is traditionally closely linked to its institutions. In various essays, American art historian Donald Preziosi has stressed the inextricable relations between art history, museography, and the modern nation-state. Art history needed archives to depart from; the museum ...
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Anarchists, Squatters, Punks & …Yuppies?

Artists’ Initiatives in the Netherlands, from the 1980s to the Present An Evening to Celebrate Artists’ Initiatives When: September 8, 2017, 19.00 – 24.00 uur ...
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Out Now: Breaking the Frame: Subversion from Within

Out now for your summer reading pleasure: Kunstlicht’s latest double issue, Breaking the Frame: Subversion from Within. The issue looks at artists who undermine institutional conventions, and frequently institutional space, to pose a challenge to authority. But it also takes into consideration the fact that “subversive art — like subculture in general — is perpetually at risk of being maneuvered into the cultural mainstream.” With an editorial by Angela Bartholomew and articles by Susan Power, Catalina Imizcoz, Rachel ...
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New website

Welcome to Kunstlicht's new website, designed by Birte Ketting. This website is still under construction. Stay tuned! ...
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