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The increasing representation of trans identity throughout art and popular culture in recent years has been nothing if not paradoxical. Trans visibility is touted as a sign of a liberal society, but it has coincided with a political moment marked both by heightened violence against trans people (especially trans women of color) and by the suppression of trans rights under civil law. rap Door,... View more »
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Trap Door

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07/20/2017 at 21:54. Facebook
On August 3, New York-based performers will read a series of texts selected by artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye. Expect work by authors including Roald Dahl, Charles Baudelaire, James Baldwin, and Yiadom-Boakye herself.
On August 3 New York based performers will read a series of

An Evening of Readings Selected by Lynette Yiadom-Boakye

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07/20/2017 at 19:13. Facebook
"In Rama’s world, tradition is for squares. All the better to defile it." — New Carol Rama review out from ARTnews Magazine
"In Rama’s world tradition is for squares All the better to defile

Wild Things: Carol Rama's New Museum Survey Is a Stunner

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07/20/2017 at 14:32. Facebook
Empower yourself with info about data, surveillance, and more at this Saturday's Digital Self-Defense workshops.
Empower yourself with info about data surveillance and more at this Saturday's

Digital Self-Defense and Empowerment Workshops, Pt. I

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07/19/2017 at 21:09. Facebook
“You can’t kill poetry—poetry keeps reinventing itself [and] changing its skin.” – John Giorno, the subject of Ugo Rondinone's new city-wide installation, "I ❤ John Giorno."
“You can’t kill poetry—poetry keeps reinventing itself and changing its skin ”

Prolific Gay Artist John Giorno Reflects on His New Retrospective, Andy Warhol & AIDS

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07/18/2017 at 20:03. Facebook
Make a computer by hand, understand your data, and learn to protect yourself from prying eyes at this Saturday's Digital Self-Defense and Empowerment Workshops.
Make a computer by hand understand your data and learn to protect

Digital Self-Defense and Empowerment Workshops, Pt. I

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07/18/2017 at 18:13. Facebook
Creating or planning a web-based artwork? Apply for a Rhizome Microgrant for help with your project.
Creating or planning a web based artwork Apply for a Rhizome Microgrant

Open Call: Rhizome Microgrants 2017

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New Museum
07/17/2017 at 22:12. Facebook
"Upson bears down on thorny issues pertaining to identity and self with multidimensional, almost forensic work." — Kaari Upson, as reviewed in The Brooklyn Rail
"Upson bears down on thorny issues pertaining to identity and self with

KAARI UPSON: Good Thing You Are Not Alone

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07/15/2017 at 14:37. Facebook
"There’s something very creative about lying. Much more creative than being truthful." Artist Paul Ramírez Jonas' interactive work "Alternative Facts" requires visitors to tell a lie, which is then notarized as truth. The cost of this legal transformation requires payment of a gold coin, which the facilitator creates by chemically altering visitors’ spare change. Come create an untruth on our... View more »
"There’s something very creative about lying Much more creative than being truthful

Paul Ramírez Jonas Exhibits ‘Half-Truths’ at the New Museum

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Celebrate the 10th anniversary of our building on the Bowery with a special architecture tour this Sunday. Free with museum admission, first-come, first-served. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Celebrate the 10th anniversary of our building on the Bowery with a

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New tour! Explore how artists Kaari Upson and Lynette Yiadom Boakye create spaces of intimacy and familiarity in their work. [ Bit.ly Link ]
New tour Explore how artists Kaari Upson and Lynette Yiadom Boakye create

New Perspectives Tour

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"It’s as if they haunt a canvas that can’t quite pin them down."
"It’s as if they haunt a canvas that can’t quite pin them down "

The Presence of Lynette Yiadom-Boakye’s Paintings

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How is identity created online? Join us July 22 for a day of Digital Self-Defense and Empowerment Workshops in conjunction with the exhibition “Paul Ramírez Jonas: Half-Truths.” Artists and activists will offer tools to learn about how data is mined and fed back to us, as well as strategies for self-protection, particularly for members of vulnerable communities. Workshops will support the... View more »
How is identity created online Join us July 22 for a day

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"I paint by instinct and I paint out of passion and anger and violence and sadness and a certain fetishism and out of joy and melancholy together and out of anger especially."—Carol Rama [ Bit.ly Link ]

[Carol Rama, "Annunciazione [Annunciation]," 1985. Mixed mediums on framed canvas, 12 5/8 x 18 7/8 in (32 x 48 cm). © Archivio Carol Rama, Turin. Photo: Pino dell’Aquila]
"I paint by instinct and I paint out of passion and anger

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This Thursday, artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye will join New Museum Artistic Director Massimiliano Gino for a discussion of her celebrated portraits, seventeen of which are currently on view in "Under-Song For A Cipher." Get tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]

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This Thursday artist Lynette Yiadom Boakye will join New Museum Artistic Director

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Two of The New York Times' "9 New Yorkers Poised for Creative Greatness" have New Museum connections! Read about New Museum board member Michael Xufu Huang and 2015 Triennial artist Juliana Huxtable.
Two of The New York Times' "9 New Yorkers Poised for Creative

Young New Yorkers Poised for Creative Greatness

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"The establishment muffled and hid her. Nevertheless, she persisted." Read the Financial Times on Italian artist Carol Rama, whose posthumous retrospective is on view now on our second floor. [ On.ft.com Link ]

[“Carol Rama: Antibodies,” 2017. New Museum, New York. Photo: Maris Hutchinson / EPW Studio]
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Simone Leigh, whose "Waiting Room" enlivened the museum last summer, has an installation on view now in Marcus Garvey Park. Read more about current NYC public art installations in this article from The New York Times. [ Nyti.ms Link ]
Simone Leigh whose "Waiting Room" enlivened the museum last summer has an

Across New York, a Summertime Tour of Public Art

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July 13: See artist Lynette Yiadom-Boakye discuss her current exhibition with New Museum Artistic Director Massimiliano Gioni. Get tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]

[Lynette Yiadom-Boakye, "An Amber Cluster," 2017. Oil on linen, 51 1/8 x 31 1/2 in (130 x 80 cm). Courtesy the artist; Corvi-Mora, London; and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York]
July 13: See artist Lynette Yiadom Boakye discuss her current exhibition with

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"Making my way through the exhibit, I was surprised by the constant movement: from figurative to abstract, from what appeared to be one idea to another." Read Hyperallergic's take on "Carol Rama: Antibodies," on view now on our second floor.
"Making my way through the exhibit I was surprised by the constant

Carol Rama's Resistant Desire

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