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New On Art Review
Ben Miller talks with Verena Spilker about a Berlin-based project that raises questions about how to create more inclusive archives and how communities can form through art.
As part of our ongoing series, poet and longtime Pelican Bomb contributor Benjamin Morris shares a selection of poems reckoning with health, sickness, and grief.
Allison Glenn explores how collaboration, performance, and the body are integral parts of Senga Nengudi’s practice, which is documented in an exhibition at the Contemporary Arts Center.