the music video as an agent of empowerment in the works of bárbara wagner and benjamin de burca
The Brazil-based artist duo Bárbara Wagner and Benjamin de Burca produce films blurring the lines between fiction and documentary. Collaborating with their performers, often figures on the margins, the duo create works that raise notions of visibility, self-representation and subversion of dominant cultural forms. Marcella Faustini spoke to the artists and wrote about their work.
After 70 years, Henri Cartier-Bresson almost goes back to China
Henri Cartier-Bresson's photographs of the last days of the Chinese Civil War were exhibited at Taipei Fine Arts Museum in late 2020. The exhibition was scheduled to be held in Beijing in 2021, but was cancelled due to COVID-19. David Frazier writes about the exhibition and its complicated surrounding context.
In one of her last major interviews, Carolee Schneemann spoke to White Fungus editor Ron Hanson and looked back on her life, stretching back to her early childhood drawings and adolescent adventures in Mexico.