Artist-Run Super PAC Challenges Power Politics

  For Freedoms, the first artist-run Super PAC, was created earlier this year to offer an alternative perspective on concepts of power, voice and agency.  By offering a platform for artists and scholars to explore the polemics of power,  For Freedoms fuses art and activism through Town Halls, exhibitions and co-sponsored events with museums and local non-profit organizations. The … Continue reading Artist-Run Super PAC Challenges Power Politics

Artist a Day Challenge No. 22: Carrie Mae Weems

There are photographers that make me wish I was in an MFA program for creative writing.  Their work begs for a story to be told. This is how I feel about Carrie Mae Weems’ Kitchen Table Series.  Using a simple setting Weems was able to create a rich albeit fleeting glimpse at complex relationship dynamics in this series of photographs.  This … Continue reading Artist a Day Challenge No. 22: Carrie Mae Weems