Reviving feminist collectives, together

Liza Prins

When theory and practice meet. In her (hand)book To Become Two, Alex Martinis Roe traces the differences and meeting points between several feminist collectives. How can or should future generations collectively live together? 

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Balancing, balancing - a conversation between Yvette Mutumba and Pieter Paul Pothoven

Yvette Mutumba

In his most recent research project facade suspended, Pieter Paul Pothoven dives into the history of RARA, an Amsterdam-based resistance collective from the 1980s and 1990s. Yvette Mutumba meets up with Pothoven and they talk about his latest work, the upcoming Berlin Biennial and how to discuss the lasting effects of colonialism.

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How to Aboriginalize Australian History - Talking to Gordon Hookey 

Irene de Craen

Gordon Hookey appropiates historical events to comment on Australian’s colonial past and present. A new mural by Hookey is currently on show in the group-exhibition Trade Markings at the Van Abbemuseum, curated by Vivian Ziherl. 

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It's political, it's sensitive, it's urgent - is it?

Weronika Trojanska

The New York Triennial claims to give voice to a generation of younger artists. And the young artist of today calls for action. 

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Gerhard Richter donates 18 works to provide permanent accommodation for the homeless. Sale aims to raise €1m to help buy 100 dwellings.... read more
Press release Kunsthalle Wien: "Advanced experiments in the arts are increasingly constrained by the resurgence of nationalist... read more
Tom Wolfe, ‘New Journalist’ With Electric Style and Acid Pen, Dies at 88 read more
The greatest duo in the history of performance art,  Ulay  and  Marina Abramović , will reunite to write a book about... read more
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In reference to the central theme of Metropolis M No 5- PALEO a review of Anselm Franke & Hila Peleg's exhibition and book Ape... read more
Yes, But is it Edible is a unique book, presenting the scores of two operas of the American composer Robert Ashley. read more
Where is play in art? Fucking Good Art talks about it with Tijs Goldschmidt, Evelyne Reeves, Joris Luyendijk and Zoë Gray. read more
A new magazine by the Mexican artist Mariana Castillo Deball examines the way objects and artifacts work in our understanding of... read more
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Slideshows | Video’s

Layers of Reality: Perception Study of a Synaesthete

Boekenweek 2018

What is the colour of nostalgia? For most of us this would seem like an abstract or even nonsensical question. Not for Anna Püschel. For as long as she can remember her emotions have been tinted with colour. Her resolute answer to the... read more

Jonge galeries in Den Haag - een portret

De afgelopen jaren is Den Haag op verschillende plekken in de stad een aantal galeries rijker geworden. Ze hebben allemaal op hun eigen manier een plek in het artistieke veld ingenomen. Hoog tijd voor een gesprek met Twelve twelve, Dürst Britt... read more

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 2 — 2018