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EFA Project Space  A collaborative, cross-disciplinary arts venue producing exhibitions, artist projects, and the SHIFT Residency. Gallery hours: Wed - Sat, 12 - 6 pm.

Tania Willard’s installation « Only Available Light » questions the way the Secwepemc community has been represented in historical and anthropological research. Here, she disrupts archaeologist Harlan Ingersoll Smith’s film with selenite crystals - seeking to confront and resist the ways in which settler society consumed and exotified Indigenous cultures. See more of Willard’s work at #callresponse, on view through 5.5.18. Gallery hours: Wed-Sat, 12-6 PM
📸: Matthew Vicari
#efaprojectspace #indigenousfeminism #indigenousart #installationart #newyorkcity

At the recent Honoring Our Sisters roundtable, Rocio Aranda-Alvarado (far right) talked about the sharing of narrative that can happen btwn objects & artists. A @fordfoundation program officer, she explained how the El Museo del Barrio's founder, Rafael Montanez Ortiz, an artist & educator, responded to the request for culturally relevant material in E & Central Harlem schools by digging into his own interest in his #Taino bkgd, collecting materials apt-by-apt in El Barrio, & opening the museum in 1969.
Jaskiran Dhillon (center) who teaches at @thenewschool, grew up in Treaty Six Cree/Metis tertitory in Saskatchewan w/a politicized parent. As her writing shows, her early indigenous teachers influence her to this day. @elbarrio @jkdhillon22 @artyrocio. Photo: @lovymish @willardart #elbarrio #indigenousart #indigenousfeminism @callresponse

TONIGHT: Honoring Our Sisters Roundtable, 6-8:30pm gratitude to Benjamin Sutton @itsbensutton for the write up in Hyperallergic #decolonize #indigenousartists #culturalinstitutions #amerinda @callresponse #callresponse

#jenniferkriesberg @ursula_johnson & #lauraortman @ortwoman at Johnson's "Ke'tapekiaq Ma'qimikew: The Land Sings” this past Sunday. The stick that Kreisberg (far left) uses is from an old tree near the White House she got at the Native Nations March last year. #nativenationsmarch

#firstnations #indigenousfeminism
#performanceart #callresponse #indigenousart #ceremonialactivism
@efaprojectspace @gruntgallery @ortwoman @shesplitsthesky @willardart @tfhogue

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@ursula_johnson (far right) presents a Song to the Land with #Tuscarosa singer Jennifer Kreisberg & composer, musician & artist Laura Ortman on the High Line's 17 St. Passage (with the window) today from 1 to 3 pm.
2. Kreisberg w/Cherie Maracle (Mohawk) & Michelle St. John (First Nations) last week
3. Ortman performing in Toronto last fall
4. Johnson presenting her songlines at @efaprojectspace Friday [Photo credits to come] @shesplitsthesky @ortwoman

#happeningnow #callreponse (March 23 - May 5, 2018) curatorial walkthrough at @efaprojectspace

Student encounters with @carmen.argote’s installation, Place on Fold, 2017 at #OmegaWorkshop. On view thru 3/10! @prattfashion
#counterfashion #installationart #carmenargote #mestizaje #mantafabric #rationaldress

EFA Project Space presents: Omega Workshop. Curated by the @rational_dress_society, #OmegaWorkshop is a survey of contemporary experiments in counter-fashion and radical dress. On view thru March 10. For more info, check out the link in bio. Artists include Carmen Argote, Elaine Byrne, Nick Cave, Sky Cubacub, Frau Fiber, friends of light, Abigail Glaum-Lathbury, Ruby Hoette, Project KOVR, Fawn Krieger, Jennifer Moon, Marloes ten Bhomer, Marisa Williamson, and Andrea Zittel.

As @nyfw fashion week approaches, we’re thinking about the social and political implications of our clothes. Join us this Friday for the opening of #OmegaWorkshop, curated by @rational_dress_society: a survey display of contemporary experiments in counter-fashion and radical dress. 📸: #SkyCubacub for @rebirthgarments, gender nonconforming wearables for the full spectrum of gender, size, + ability ✨

NOW ON VIEW: Progeny!
#Progeny takes as it's premise the bilateral relationships of influence, genetics, and interdependence in artistic families. Link in bio.

w/ Carlos Amorales & Carlos Aguirre, Julian Hoeber & Ditta Baron Hoeber, Liz Magic Laser & Wendy Osserman, David Levine & Anne-Marie Levine, Nandi Loaf & Jean Patrick Icart-Pierre, Rosalind Nashashibi (featuring Vivian Suter and Elizabeth Wild), Jacolby Satterwhite & Patricia Satterwhite, Daniel Terna & Fred Terna, Hank Willis Thomas & Deborah Willis

OPENING NOV 17: #Progeny takes as it's premise the bilateral relationships of influence, genetics, and interdependence in artistic families. Informed by therapeutic approaches, the exhibition examines emotional responses and conflicting interpretive modes, opening up the possibility for the show itself to function as a site for reconciliations and communication. Link in bio.

Pictured: Wendy Osserman with newborn Liz Magic Laser rehearsing "Preg. Echo," Loeb Student Center, New York University, 1982. 📸: Otto Berk.

THIS WEEK IS EFA Open Studios 2017.
In conjunction with our current exhibition and Open Studios, tonight at 7 pm, Rachel Stern and Paul Legault will read poetry and share some of Emma Goldman's thoughts on beauty and revolution. We hope you will stop by before checking out studios.

https://www.facebook.com/events/843596915817612

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