I devoted much of my arts attention this week to the “DIY analysis,” of Alison Saar. That’s how she described her work to me during our interview. There are many, many layers of thought here for us to explore. Also, I report back from the first of three big conversations on the future of museums, held at the Boston Athenaeum.
Alison Saar: Still… On view at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt) through March 8th. Admission is free.
Informed by artistic traditions from the Americas to Africa and beyond, and by her mixed racial upbringing, Alison Saar fuses her paradoxical responses to the black-and-white
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