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August 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

"On Exile" video at Spaces reveals hopes, dreams of refugees (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The middle-aged woman wearing a hijab is shy at first in front of the camera. It's unclear whether she's standoffish because of her religion, her origins as a native of Syria, or because she feels uncomfortable speaking after the president of the United States sought to ban on...more

Link: http://www.cleveland.com/arts/index.ssf/2017/08/on_exile_video_at_spaces_revea.html

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Spaces' Timely Projects Illuminate Experiences of Refugees, Immigrants in Cleveland

Debuting this weekend, Spaces' latest projects share themes of identity, displacement and otherness. These new exhibitions include Josť Carlos Teixeira's On Exile, the United Re:Public of the African Diaspora (URe:AD) Press' URe:AD TV and a series of video works in Spaces' Vault curated by Spaces' own Marilyn Ladd-Simmons. In celebration...more

Link: https://www.clevescene.com/scene-and-heard/archives/2017/08/15/spaces-timely-projects-illuminate-experiences-of-refugees-immigrants-in-cleveland

May 2017

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

UPSIDE-DOWN WORLDS: YOKO INOUE AT SPACES - (images)

In contrast to tweet-driven instant history, the spineless communications backbone of the first 100 days of the Trump administration, Yoko Inoue is interested in taking a longer, deeper look at certain affairs. Her own "Tea Taste Democracy and Upside-Down Objects" exhibit at SPACES that runs concurrently with "The First 100+...more

Link: http://canjournal.org/2017/05/upside-down-worlds-yoko-inoue-at-spaces/

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

DAMAGE ASSESSMENT: THE FIRST 100+ DAYS, AT SPACES - (Images)

"100 days, 100 nights / To know a man's heart" sang the late, great Sharon Jones, fitting her voice tightly against the pounding retro-soul sound of The Dap Kings. Of course, when that hit song was first recorded almost a decade ago Donald Trump wasn't yet known as a political...more

Link: http://canjournal.org/2017/05/damage-assessment-first-100-days-spaces/

Sunday, May 07, 2017

Spaces takes on Trump's 100 days in witty artistic critiques of immigration policy (photos, video)

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Don't go to the new Spaces show opening tonight, which explores reactions by Northeast Ohio artists to Donald Trump's first 100 days as president, expecting a political slap in the face. Yes, the exhibition leans left. No surprise there. Many if not most artists nationwide oppose the new...more

Link: http://www.cleveland.com/arts/index.ssf/2017/05/spaces_takes_on_trumps_100_day.html

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