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Bye Kanders!
Jul 26, 2019 06:42

Bye Kanders!

UPDATE: Warren B. Kanders has stepped down as the Whitney Museum’s vice chair of the board after 8 biennial artists pulled their work. Check out our series Crisis @ the Whitney to hear from some of the organizers of the protests that unseated Kanders. You can also read Jerry Saltz's "A True Protest Biennial" on Vulture. Make sure to follow @decolonizethisplace on instagram or facebook to learn more about all of the folks they worked with to organize against Kanders' presence at the Whitney.
A Brave New Biennial? Or Just Another One?
May 18, 2019 29:14

A Brave New Biennial? Or Just Another One?

The Whitney Biennial has arrived! In this episode we sum up the 9 weeks of Art and Action and talk a little bit about the curatorial perspective on this Biennial. Unlike shows past, the 2019 Biennial is focused on bringing emerging and underrepresented artists to gallery floor..... we ask: what does that meeeeeeeeeean tho?
Crisis @ the Whitney: Mahina Movement
Apr 11, 2019 17:09

Crisis @ the Whitney: Mahina Movement

This week we interviewed vaimoana litia makakaufaki niumeitolu from Mahina Movement. Mahina Movement is a trio that uses poetry and song to tell personal and political stories that center Black, brown, indigenous, trans, and queer stories. Music at the top is from Mahina Movement’s Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/mahina-movement/psalm-for-jordan IG: mahinamovement email: [email protected] @whitestcube patreon.com/whitestcube [email protected]
Protest 4: Working @ The Whitney
Apr 06, 2019 31:14

Protest 4: Working @ The Whitney

We talk to a front of house staffer who catches us up on what this moment looks like from the galleries. This episode is apart of out series in conjunction with the 9 Weeks of Art and Action leading up to the 2019 Whitney Biennial.
Protest 3: Crisis at the Whitney - Decolonize This Place + W.A.G.E
Mar 31, 2019 26:04

Protest 3: Crisis at the Whitney - Decolonize This Place + W.A.G.E

Week 2! W.A.G.E: https://wageforwork.com/home#top Decolonize This Place: @decolonizethisplace If you love us, throw us a buck! patreon.com/whitestcube
Protest 2: Crisis @ the Whitney!
Mar 23, 2019 16:59

Protest 2: Crisis @ the Whitney!

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Voices from the Void: Tyahra
Mar 14, 2019 13:23

Voices from the Void: Tyahra

In our Voices from the Void series, we get inside the minds of gallery attendants. What goes on in a mind trapped inside the white cube? SO MUCH. Our first episode features photographer Tyahra Angus, you can find her work at @afrocenteredmedia.
Power of Protest: When the People Curate
Feb 06, 2019 52:03

Power of Protest: When the People Curate

This episode is a mix of audio from our panel at the New England Museum Association's 100th annual conference. Our panel was called Power of Protest: When the People Curate and we were joined by culture worker Pampi and activists Amy and Nitasha from Decolonize this place. we shout out: http://www.artandlaborpodcast.com/ more about the Stamford Hilton strike:https://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/article/Hilton-becomes-first-hotel-in-Stamford-to-unionize-13568592.php
Hoodgrown Aesthetic x Whitest Cube
Jan 22, 2019 11:34

Hoodgrown Aesthetic x Whitest Cube

We talked to Amber and Daughter of Contrast from Hoodgrown Aesthetic about: - Boston's UJIMA Project - The Boston Ujima Project organizes neighborhoods to create a community-controlled economy in Greater Boston. - Julie Mehretu - art star extraordinaire. - Museum Wings of Color - AKA the peaks and pitfalls of curating Black and Indigenous wings in museums -The infamous Killmonger scene from Black Panther -and we interview each other! Instagram: @whitestcube Email: [email protected]
LIVE: Reporting on the Arts in Boston | Community Conversation
Oct 31, 2018 29:51

LIVE: Reporting on the Arts in Boston | Community Conversation

We invited 5 incredible women to the PRX Podcast Garage who are creating spaces, opportunities, and media to build a more supportive and equitable arts culture in the city of Boston. Our panelists included: - Kara Elliott-Ortega, Chief of Arts and Culture - Catherine T Morris , Founder, Curator & Executive Director of BAMS Fest - Maria Garcia, Senior editor of The ARTery at WBUR Culture - Hoodgrown Aesthetic, a podcast hosted by Althea Bennet and Amber Torres that discusses local art