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Radcliffe Bailey and ‘Six Artists from Cairo’

From a distance Radcliffe Bailey's 2009 installation Windward Coast looks like a rolling ocean of big, burned matches, or maybe straw.
Global unrest
By GREG COOK  |  March 16, 2012

Tempo tantrum

In 2008, the fourth dimension, time, steps to the fore in the art world.
Artists mess with time, re-enact art history, and hop up on stage in ’08
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  December 26, 2007

Mortification of the flesh

“Global Feminisms” at Wellesley College’s Davis Museum could be one of the most important exhibits of the year.
'Global Feminisms' turns sexism inward
By GREG COOK  |  September 26, 2007

Turn on the bright lights

Art this fall grapples with issues like gender and journalism, personal space and human survival, and what to have for lunch.
Art, women, politics, and food
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  September 12, 2007


A politically charged energy infuses “On the Edge: Contemporary Chinese Artists Encounter the West,” coming to Wellesley College’s Davis Museum.
From China to Africa, with stops in between for "America Starts Here"
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  February 02, 2006