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HAL ASHBY AND BILL GUNN

A very rare screening of Hal Ashby’s remarkable directorial debut THE LANDLORD (1970) will by followed by a Q & A with Tisa Bryant and Ernest Hardy as part of their Black Book series at the Hammer. The screenplay is by Bill Gunn, his second after writing and directing the unreleased Stop.   THE LANDLORD, Wednesday, […]

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MILKA DJORDJEVICH’S ANTHEM

Milka Djordjevich’s 2017 dance work ANTHEM returns this week at Ghebaly. “Questioning contemporary dance’s predisposition towards neutrality, authenticity and the de-sexualization of the female body, ANTHEM embraces theatricality, virtuosity and sass. The work weaves together existing and imagined vernacular dance styles to explore labor, play, and feminine-posturing. Four women execute a repetitive yet complex movement vocabulary […]

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RENE RICARD

Éditions Lutanie and Printed Matter will launch the republication of RENE RICARD 1979-1980, the poet’s first book, with readings by Eileen Myles, Rijard Bergeron, Raymond Foye, Shiv Kotecha, and Matt Longabucco. “Today, it is in part for the way Ricard’s poems have indelibly left their mark on the history, people, and literary and art worlds of […]

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ART AND VIRGINIA WOOLF

An exhibition of work over the last 150 years by eighty women artists centered on the writing of Virginia Woolf is on view now in West Sussex. The show includes paintings, sculptures, and photographs by Vanessa Bell, Dora Carrington, Claude Cahun, Barbara Hepworth, and Zanele Muholi.   VIRGINIA WOOLF—AN EXHIBITION INSPIRED BY HER WRITINGS, through September 16. […]

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OKWUI ENWEZOR

Okwui Enwezor left his post as artistic director of Munich’s Haus der Kunst today, for reasons of health. Chief curator Ulrich Wilmes and chief executive Bernhard Spies will lead the institution until Enwezor’s replacement is found. See: freundevonfreunden.com/rethinking-art-with-curator-okwui-enwezor Okwui Enwezor.