Anita Steckel’s Feminist Montage

Martie Edelheit is mentioned in an article "Anita Steckel's Feminit Montage: Merging Politics, Art and Life"(Spring/Summer 2013 Woman's Art Journal). The article references the Fight Censorship Group that Anita Steckel formed in 1973. Martie was in attendance at the meeting along with Hanna Wilke, among others. Download the article [...] Read more [...]
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Vernita N’Cognita presents a new performance artwork

"Life is filled with moments & one can never know for sure which ones will be important...." Thursday October 17; 7:00PM Vernita N'Cognita presents a new performance artwork "A Moment" Soho20 Gallery 547 W 27th St 3rd fl Free and open to the public "You never know the value of a moment until it is a memory" Dr.Seuss "One doesn't recognize the really important moments in one's life until it's too late." Agatha Christie Vernita N’Cognita aka Vernita [...] Read more [...]
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A Quick Close Reading of a Video I Hope Goes Viral

Today, Los Angeles-based writer and activist Emily Clarke brings us a fascinating look at a video piece protesting Silicone Valley gentrification: Recently it seems like there's been a slew of these articles about technology and how it's destroying the social fabric of our lives, or if the author is older than 25, how it's created 'The Me Generation.' It's hard to deny how screens have permeated daily life, but what these articles miss is who they miss. Visible: Mark Zuckerberg, Apple execs, [...] Read more [...]
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Soho20 Member Interview: Ann Young

Ann Young is a new member of Soho20-- she joined only last year. Her art works have been featured in solo and group exhibitions in cultural centers and galleries, including the Fleming Museum in Burlington, VT; the Alliance for the Visual Arts Gallery and Art Center in Lebanon, NH; Furchgott-Sourtiffe Gallery in Shelburne, VT; the White Water Gallery in East Hardwick, VT; and Woodsum Gallery in Warner, NH. She received her BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design. Because I was unable to visit Ann's studio in Vermont, we conducted the interview through email. [...] Read more [...]
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Women in Charge #3: Grandma

Dear Grandma, We were never that close – at least not by my measure. I have fleeting memories of times with you: your pink house, your small second wedding (and the unwieldy weight of the basket of flowers I held throughout it), and playing with your rings. [...] Read more [...]
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