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Julie Mehretu

Is The Broad a Great Public Collection or "The Largest Vanity Project of Our Lifetime"?

MutualArt | Posted 09.26.2015 | Arts
MutualArt

One can hope that through special exhibitions and new acquisitions (it estimates that it averages one new acquisition a week), The Broad will discover, and embrace, its obligation to the public to truly represent the art of our time.

Female Artists Are a Force to Be Reckoned With

MutualArt | Posted 04.29.2014 | Arts
MutualArt

Although the artists often intersect one or more of the categories, they were loosely assigned to each to help illustrate how sexual identity, politics, internal experience and pleasures and pressures of domestic life are explored through their work.

These Artworks Will Likely Help Obama's Reelection Campaign

Posted 10.01.2012 | Arts

Barack Obama has been known to attract niche audiences, gaining support from non-traditional political factions like "Bartenders for Obama," "Sisters ...

Fire Over Water at the Public Pool

Colin Darke | Posted 09.13.2012 | Arts
Colin Darke

This past Friday, I drove to Hamtramck, Michigan, a culturally diverse home to a lot of musicians and fine artists, and it is almost completely surrounded by Detroit. And then I was at my destination: Public Pool.

Fake Interview: Julie Mehretu on "Grey Area" at the Guggenheim

Perry Garvin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Perry Garvin

Julie Mehretu's riotous paintings of layered geometries and explosive gesture are on view in the Guggenheim through October 2010.  I pretended to tal...

Artists of the Decade -- Women Just in Front of Our Eyes

Chauncey Zalkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Chauncey Zalkin

In 2010, the Whitney Biennial will, for the first time, be comprised by a majority of women artists. When asked why, curator Gary Carrion-Murayari said, "I didn't look for women artists. They were just in front of our eyes."