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  • Spread @11:19PM, 2015-11-17
    Tags: , exhibits,   

    The World Goes Pop 

    Whaaam! Pop! Kapow! This is pop art, but not as you know it.

    The EY Exhibition: The World Goes Pop is the culmination of far-reaching new research, showing how different cultures contributed, re-thought and responded to the Pop art movement. Tate Modern, 17 September 2015–24 January 2016

    Source: Tate

  • Spread @3:33AM, 2015-06-10
    Tags: , exhibits, gender, identity   

    Post-human: Gender Identities & Cyberspace 

    Transgender identities are coming of age with a global platform and widening acceptance. Gender fluidity is not yet accepted in all countries and cultures and therein lies the latest challenge of the multi-faceted identity of being transgender, implying a journey from birth to re-assigned identity and a dual cultural heritage inherited as a consequence. Trans identities are becoming more culturally accepted in the West and new neuro-biological research is also contributing to the debate and suggesting a more varied approach to discovering not only the causation but also the multiple variations of non-binary gender manifestations. Some of these debates are still nascent; others have found their way via art and film into mainstream art institutions, film festivals, and television.

    Read the rest: ArtSlant – Post-human: Gender Identities And Cyberspace

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