Hidden stars of Alabama: the Gee’s Bend Quilters

Nested in a crook of the river Alabama, pretty much in the middle of nowhere, Gee’s Bend definitely isn’t a touristic destination. A few houses scattered around, not a store in sight, barely any phone service… Yet every now and then, a car from out of state stops in front of an unnamed wooden building, on county road 29.
That’s exactly what I do, with a friend of mine, on a February morning, after a long drive. We’re both really excited to be here: we’re about to enter the heart of traditional African-American quilt-making.

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The world’s first VAGINA museum is now OPEN – so get your muff over to Camden!

Vagina museum's exhibition -London

When I spoke to Zoe, the Vagina Museum’s Development and Marketing Manager, she admitted that securing the space in Camden was a total coup – and so in line with the area’s radical history. Wandering around the cobbled alleys of the ‘Stables Market’ has acquired a whole new meaning. The location will definitely make the […]

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La galerie Alice Boner à Varanasi

Alice Boner gallery Varanasi Bharat Kala Bhavan

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Quand on se rend à Varanasi (Benares), en général, ça n’est pas pour aller au musée. Et pourtant, la galerie Alice Boner […]

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Une exposition qui vous emmène à travers le temps et l’histoire sur les traces d’Ana Mendieta

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Il y a quelques semaines, je suis allée au Jeu de Paume voir l’exposition consacrée à une de mes photographes préférées, Dorothea […]

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L’Amérique de Dorothea Lange s’expose au Jeu de Paume

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. De la Grande Dépression aux camps d’internement de la population d’origine japonaise, en passant par les chantiers navals pendant la Seconde Guerre […]

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A la recherche d’une hirondelle au marché de Lomé avec les Mama Benz

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Les Mama Benz sont des personnages incontournables de Lomé, au Togo. Emna-Zina nous emmène à leur rencontre dans les allées bourdonnantes du […]

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“Radical Women: Latin-American Art, 1960-1985”, une expo à voir absolument !

Sorry, this entry is only available in French. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Connaissez-vous des femmes artistes et activistes d’Amérique latine et des Etats-Unis ? L’exposition “Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985” propose de rencontrer 125 […]

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