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"Wall of backpacks" set up as immigrant exhibit in opposition to Trump

 03/23/2017 - 06:11
View of the "State of Exception" exhibit at the Parsons School of Design, in New York, United States on Mar. 22, 2017. EFE/AGUSTIN DE GRACIA
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A "wall of backpacks" abandoned by dozens of migrants who crossed the Sonoran Desert trying to reach the United States is on display - and is still being added to - as an exhibit in New York in answer to the immigration policy of President Donald Trump.

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Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 6:00am
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View of the "State of Exception" exhibit at the Parsons School of Design, in New York, United States on Mar. 22, 2017. EFE/AGUSTIN DE GRACIA

Mi Tierra: The American West as seen through the eyes of Latino artists

 03/21/2017 - 09:35
A new art exhibit in Denver explores contemporary life in the American West, as seen through the eyes of Latino artists and their immigrant experience. @denver.org
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Thirteen young Mexican-American artists explore the ideas of "home" and "place" in the American West in an exhibit called "Mi Tierra" at the Denver Art Museum. Artists tackled topics of immigration, identity struggle and colliding worlds.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 6:15am
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A new art exhibit in Denver explores contemporary life in the American West, as seen through the eyes of Latino artists and their immigrant experience. @denver.org

Alcalde: "My art reflects all that is going on in the contemporary world"

 03/21/2017 - 03:56
Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz
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Alfredo Alcalde, one of the best-known artists in Peru, considers it an honor to paint murals in Mexico, the nation that made them a signature art form of its culture.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 3:45am
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Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz

Painting for Freedom: Artists Host Local Workshops for Oscar Lopez-Rivera

 08/22/2016 - 13:20
Oscar Lopez Rivera.

Education reForm in the community

 08/27/2015 - 10:35
Education reForm in the community
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Two years after thousands of students lost their school and had to be relocated as part of the school closures that impacted Philadelphia, comes an art installation that goes deep into the social and emotional effects of displacement.

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Thursday, August 27, 2015 - 10:26am
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Arresting brilliance: Richard Avedon at NMAJH

 03/18/2015 - 18:11
(L to R) Barbara Jordan, U.S. Congresswoman from Texas, New York, July 14, 1976; Jerry Brown, Governor of California, Sacramento, California, March 20, 1976; Katharine Graham, Chairman of the Board, The Washington Post Company, Washington D.C., March 11th 1976. All photographs by Richard Avedon.
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Philadelphia will soon have the chance to experience an exhibition of Avedon’s most political and compelling portraits at the National Museum of American Jewish History, the only U.S. venue chosen to feature “Richard Avedon: Family Affairs,” a collection from the Israel Museum, in Jerusalem.

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 5:54pm
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(L to R) Barbara Jordan, U.S. Congresswoman from Texas, New York, July 14, 1976; Jerry Brown, Governor of California, Sacramento, California, March 20, 1976; Katharine Graham, Chairman of the Board, The Washington Post Company, Washington D.C., March 11th 1976. All photographs by Richard Avedon.