Posts Tagged ‘stony island arts bank’

Screenplay for an Exhibition

A JOHNSON PUBLISHING STORY // REBUILD FOUNDATION By Patrick Landford Stephensen In an interview printed by the Kunstmuseum Basel, Theaster Gates—in regard to the value of the Johnson Publishing Company (JPC) archives featured in his exhibition, Black Madonna—stated, “The value is that the world wants to know more complex understandings of Blackness in the same[…]

A BEAUTIFUL MESS: ABSTRACTION AS STRATEGY // OUT OF EASY REACH

By Kat Lukes In late 2017, the queer media outlet them. released its inaugural video for Sister, Cister, featuring the writer, curator, and activist Kimberly Drew and the scholar, filmmaker, and activist Tourmaline Gossett.1 As Drew and Gossett sit in a pristine nail salon, the two dip their heads towards one another in a kind[…]