Art

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Thoughts: Be the Voice of Iran

Iranians are still protesting the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini while she was in the custody of the morality police

  • 11/29/2022
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New Indigenous-Led Operatic Film Portrays the Life of Zitkála-Šá

It is the first opera to include lyrics in the Dakota language.

  • 10/13/2022
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How I Will Save My Tongue

I will stop kissing. Butts. People. Men infected with viruses invisible to the naked eye.

  • 06/25/2022
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Commentary: The V Spot

Replacing trauma, ghosts, gossip, and the politics of toxic masculinity with a warmer space of Vision and Values.

  • 03/31/2022
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Hyperconnection

The desire to unplug and the fear of missing out is constantly creating dissonance.

  • 03/28/2022
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The Waters of Tomorrow

I wanted everything in the image to be construed as both playful and foreboding, because that is the essence of childhood.

  • 02/28/2022
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American Bride

I decided that the print would be a self-portrait exploring my relationship with my identity as an American.

  • 12/28/2021
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The Stone Tomahawk

Excerpted from “The Stone Tomahawk” in Linda LeGarde Grover, “Gichigami Hearts: Stories and Histories from Misaabekong” from the University of Minnesota Press, October 2021.

  • 10/27/2021
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Healing Through Creation

The women in the paintings do not shy away from telling the story of their injuries, but they are not defined by them.

  • 09/24/2021
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A Place to Be Seen

You own your body. You own your mind. You are life.

  • 09/24/2021
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Conversation: Tina Burnside

The museum is a community gathering space, and a platform for Black artists, authors and creatives. We’re working to build a legacy and establish an institution in the Black community.

  • 08/22/2021
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Circle of Grandmothers

An image is never just an image, it means so many things all at the same time.

  • 06/26/2021