Happy Birthday, Robert Capa: #GetCloser100

Today would have been Robert Capa’s 100th birthday. Happy birthday, Robert!! Leading up to the opening of Capa in Color at ICP this January, Magnum Photos is pairing up a renowned photographer’s image with a Capa picture a day. Magnum is then encouraging you to Get Closer. Share your visual response with the hashtag #GetCloser100 on…

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Sara Cwynar's Kitsch Encyclopedia

We love Sara Cwynar. We love Blonde Art Books. They recently launched a Kickstarter together to co-publish a project that has been three years in the making. Kitsch Encyclopedia is a book project that brings together writings by Milan Kundera, Roland Barthes and Jean Baudrillard, as well as my own writing to formulate a relationship…

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GYNOLANDSCAPE at Four81

GYNOLANDSCPE, curated by Petra Collins, opens to the public this weekend at Four81 in NYC. The exhibition features more than twenty female artists ranging from ages 16-50 who are exploring themes of female, sexual agency and depiction. The work is an alternative for the abundant representation of male heterosexuality that has become the default for…

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The Tierney Fellowship 2012 at Photoville

This weekend is insane. There are two things happening around New York that you should definitely check out if you are in the city. Photoville is happening around DUMBO, while the MoMA PS1 in Long Island City is hosting the annual New York Art Book Fair. One of our friends and colleagues, Anthony Tafuro is…

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Time Lightbox features Andrea Star Reese heartbreaking series on Indonesia’s Mental Health Facilities

Time Lightbox recently highlighted Andrea Star Reese’s work on the horrific conditions of mental health treatment. Lifted from her upcoming series, titled “Disorder” – Reese depicts a world that is unimaginable to many. Heartbreaking, revealing and acute, Reese’s observations are definitely to not be ignored. Differing figures reported by the government indicate that Indonesia has…

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Carrie Levy at NCMA

Head over to the North Carolina Museum of Art in Raleigh, NC to check out Reveal: Portraits by Carrie Levy, the solo exhibition of San Francisco based photographer, Carrie Levy. “Carrie Levy’s portraits reveal everything and nothing at the same time. This solo exhibition features photographs selected from several series Levy created over the past…

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: "The Present Tense of Space"

  Lintroller presents “The Present Tense of Space”, an open call for video based work around the theme of space, waiting and the moment in front of you. Selected videos will be shown in an exhibition curated by Olivia Gilmore and Robert Hickerson on the 26th of July. They will also be featured on Lint-Roller.com. Submissions…

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D-Day: Before and After

Sixty-nine years ago today, nearly 160,000 American, Canadian, and British troops rushed the shores of Normandy with attempts to invade German-occupied Western Europe. Nearly 7,000 vessels and 12,000 planes were used in Operation Neptune. While Lint-Roller is a platform for contemporary photography, it’s important to understand how film and television has turned WWII into somewhat…

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