Vik Muniz

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Review: Waste Land

Vik Muniz, a well-regarded Brazilian artist living in New York, is a socially conscious individual, and his photography-based œuvre celebrates the forgotten poor of Central and South America, with much of the profits being returned to the impoverished su
A socially-conscious humanizing of trash collectors
By GERALD PEARY  |  November 19, 2010

Art review: 'Trompe L'oeil: False Documents & Other Illusions'

In the art of deception lies the potential to destabilize perceptions of reality, if only momentarily.
Closer inspection
By ANNIE LARMON  |  November 05, 2010
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Unheimlich maneuver

This weekend the Bates College Museum of Art unveils the cryptozoological community’s most highly esteemed artworks by a Wyeth family member, living or otherwise.
Cryptozoology at Bates College
By CHRIS THOMPSON  |  June 21, 2006