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Sands Murray-Wassink, Vivian Ziherl, Arnisa Zeqo, Rosen Eveleigh, Carly Rose Bedford

How to break free from this apocalypse fatigue? – three researchers on writing climate stories with A.I.-agents

Olivia Brown

Can we still imagine alternative climate stories? What are the alternative visions to robot takeovers and human redundancy at the hands of racist algorithms surround conversations of artificial intelligence? Olivia Brown sits down with Dr. Sabine Niederer, Dr. Natalia Sánchez Querubín, and Carlo De Gaetano to find out.

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Limestone recommends: three books with non-Western and diaspora perspectives

Boekenweek forever. It is never too late to discover great books. We asked Limestone Books Foundation, the proud owner of a new bookstore at Grote Gracht 63 in Maastricht, to highlight three books that align with their focus on non-Western and diaspora perspectives.

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Bodies in disarray – Christina Charles & W.E.B. Du Bois

Manuela Zammit

In the early 20th century, sociologist W.E.B. Du Bois coined the theory of double consciousness, in his case the realisation of being Black and American at the same time. This theory of identity friction, of being at once similar and different, has resonated with various marginalised groups in society, including the queer community. Artist Christina Quarles created drawings to a text by Du Bois at the request of Afterall Books.

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‘Thank you for your email, I am sleeping’ – visiting ‘Out of Office’ at IMPAKT, Utrecht

Matthew Sturt-Scobie

Packed schedules, hidden labour and exploitative productivity; the way work works, isn’t working for us, IMPAKT states. Matthew Sturt-Scobie enters its office-turned-exhibition space, hoping that the group exhibition ‘Out of Office’ will present him with valuable alternatives.

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Together with the fundraising initiative Artists in Solidarity Netherlands, Nieuwe Instituut, IABR, Kunstinstituut Melly, Rijksakademie... read more
Hundreds of Artists Are Voicing Support for Reina Sofia Director Manuel Borja-Villel, Who Abruptly Departed the Museum Amid Right-Wing... read more
Willem de Ridder has died. read more
The British-Caribbean sculptor Veronica Ryan won the Turner Prize 2022, for her Windrush sculpture and for her solo exhibition “Along a... 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

Collections in Transition, Users in Position

While working on a review on the quite dense conference Collections in Transition: Decolonising, Demodernising and Decentralising? , I feel modest and humble. I attended one day of the two-day event, which also included presentations of... read more

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Metropolis M Magazine for contemporary art No 1 — 2023