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The art Hitler dismissed as ‘filth’

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on 12 March 2014 by delclem

Adolf Hitler and other Nazi officials at the Dada wall at the Degenerate Art exhibition, July 16, 19

“Degenerate Art”: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937. This New York exhibition revisits not only Germany’s ‘Degenerate Art’ show that destroyed so many artistic careers, but the Nazi rhetoric that made the exhibition possible. >review
(c) THE GUARDIAN, 2014

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Propaganda smog over Ukraine

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on 3 March 2014 by delclem

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“From Moscow to London to New York, the Ukrainian revolution has been seen through a haze of propaganda.” >analysis by Yale historian Timothy Snyder
(c) NYROB, 2014

“The knife is real, the blood is real, and the emotions are real.”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on 7 February 2014 by delclem

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An interview with the famous Serbian American artist Marina Abramović
(with many photos of her spectacular body performances) > full text
(c) A Sky filled with Shooting Stars, 2010

R.I.P. Austrian comedian (1922-2011)

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , on 24 November 2011 by delclem

“Georg(e) Kreisler, one of Austria’s most prolific satirists & comedians, has died.  Continue reading