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Amin Husain and Nitasha Dhillon on Working to Decolonize the Art World

Amin Husain (crouching down in the center right) and Nitasha Dhillon (hold white papers in the center left) talking with a group of artists, activists, and locals before an action at the Brooklyn Museum in 2016. (photo Hrag Vartanian/Hyperallergic)
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“Queer Skateboarding” by Photographer Ross Landenberger

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Elegant Portraits Highlight the Feathery Features of Leila Jeffreys’ Perfectly Posed Birds

“The Tweets.” All images © Leila Jeffreys, shared with permission

Those of us who’ve been party to an awkward family photoshoot or embarrassing school picture have reason to feel envious of the birds Leila Jeffreys (previously) photographs.

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BAM Administrative Workers Ratify Union Contract, a Hard-Won Victory

BAM employees and union members Kaitlyn Chandler (left) and Emily Searles (right) participating in the #ABetterBAM campaign earlier last year (images courtesy of BAM Union, Kaitlyn Chandler, and Emily Searles)

Administrative workers at the Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) have ratified their first union contract with a margin of over 90%.

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“City Parks” by Photographer Sophie Wedgwood

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