Articles by Beth Allen

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Flash Points

Flash Points #3: What is the Value of Art?

Flash Points

Flash Points #3: What is the Value of Art?

In the late-1990s I took a graduate seminar on “museums and institutional critique” that focused on artistic and curatorial practices in the 1980s and 90s, and included a series of …

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Flash Points

How might political change affect art?

Flash Points

How might political change affect art?

Diego Rivera, Detroit Industry, 1932-33. North Wall at the Detroit Institute of the Arts. I must say I’m finding the vociferous opposition in Congress over the allocation of a mere …

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Support Art21 this Holiday Season

Support Art21 this Holiday Season

  Dear Readers, With the holidays upon us and with the economy in a recession, I’ve been thinking a lot about values – about what I am most thankful for …

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Last Day – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Last Day – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Art21’s first ever online fundraising drive ends at midnight tonight! If you haven’t yet donated, there are still several hours left to support Art21’s many projects including the ongoing initiatives: …

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Day 9 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Day 9 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

We’d like to welcome the 58 first-time donors who have donated to Art21 during the last 9 days! Thank you for offering your support of Art21. There are still 30 …

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Day 8 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Day 8 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

We are heartened by the many donations received during the first Art21 Online Fundraising Drive via Art21.org/donate and the Art21 Facebook Cause. Individuals in 13 U.S. states and 1 foreign …

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Day 6 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Day 6 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

As I write, Art21’s founder and executive director, Susan Sollins, is attending the 37th Annual George Foster Peabody Award ceremony to accept the award being given to the Protest episode …

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Day 3 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Day 3 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

There is one more week to donate to Art21’s first-ever Online Fundraising Drive and be entered to win Art21 DVDs and books! Donate today at Art21.org/donate or the Art21 Facebook …

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Day 2 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

Day 2 – Art21 Online Fundraising Drive

First off, we’d like to give props to everyone who has already made a donation to Art21 or joined our Facebook Cause. THANK YOU for a terrific first-day response! Did …

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Support Art21 – Win DVDs and Books!

Support Art21 – Win DVDs and Books!

Welcome to Art21’s first ever online fundraising drive! The drive launches today and will run through June 20, 2008, simultaneously at Art21.org/donate and via the Art21 Facebook Cause. Throughout the …