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  • Behind the Scenes of Inventing Downtown: An Interview with Curator Melissa Rachleff
    008_InventingDowntownInventing Downtown: Artist-Run Galleries in New York City, 1952–1965 at Grey Art Gallery tells the story of how artist-run galleries irreversibly shaped American art.  The exhibition brings together paintings, sculptures, installations, drawings, photographs, ephemera, and film, to reveal an art world that existed between the apex of Abstract Expressionism and the rise of Pop Art and Minimalism. [...] (Read Story)
  • Free Latin Music Series at Lincoln Center, Curated by Carlos Chirinos, Continues with Rubén Blades
    BladesLatin music star Rubén Blades comes to Lincoln Center on Tuesday, January 24 at 7:30 pm for a lively conversation with Carlos Chirinos, associate professor of music business at NYU Steinhardt. The event, which is free and open to the public, is the latest in ¡VAYA! 63, a series of Latin music events co-curated by [...] (Read Story)
  • Inside Books: Building a New Educational State by Joan Malczewski
    Building a new educational stateBuilding a New Educational State Joan Malczewski, Associate Professor of History and Social Studies In her new book, Building a New Educational State (University of Chicago Press), Joan Malczewski explores the transformation of black education in North Carolina and Mississippi during the Jim Crow era. Drawing on extensive archival research, Malczewski shows the work behind the movement; [...] (Read Story)