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For Turkish Women Artists and Advocates, #challengeaccepted Is About More Than Just Selfies

Pınar Gültekin

The oddly phrased message popped into my inbox on a Sunday afternoon in late July. It read more like a chain mail text than a note from my friend in Istanbul with whom I usually chat with in a mixture of Turkish and English.

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Illustrator Spotlight: Yadi Liu

Yadi Liu

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yadi Liu’s Website

Yadi Liu on Instagram

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Lyrical Illustrations by Käthe Butcher Explore Femininity, Emotion, and Human Intimacy

“A Hug In The Garden.” All images © Käthe Butcher, shared with permission

As widespread lockdowns swept the globe earlier this year in response to the threat of COVID-19, intimacy became fraught.

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Philadelphia Museum of Art Workers Unionize, With 89% Majority Vote

The Philadelphia Museum of Art (photo by via Shinya Suzuki via Flickr)

Workers at the Philadelphia Museum of Art (PMA) have voted to unionize, with an 89% majority of votes in favor. The PMA Union will be affiliated with the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees District Council 47 (AFSCME DC 47), becoming one of the largest unionized museum workforces in the country.

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Artist Spotlight: Kseniya Galper

A selection of work by Boston-based painter and illustrator Kseniya Galper.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kseniya Galper on Instagram

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