Artists Remake the World
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The Author : Sandra Delacourt

Sandra Delacourt is a contemporary art historian and associate researcher at HiCSA (Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne) and a professor at ESAD TALM-Tours. Concerned with the phenomena of emergence operating in the field of art, her work looks at... [ read more ]
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This article by Sandra Delacourt was originally published in AOC magazine, December 13, 2019.

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Ghetto Biennale: Chronicle of a Revolt Foretold

Amidst an ongoing socio-political crisis in Haiti, the 6th Ghetto Biennale nevertheless opened on November 29, 2019, in Port-au-Prince. Until the very last moment it remained unclear whether this artistic event would even take place. In a national context of insurrection and extreme instability, its co-founders André Eugène and Leah Gordon chose to stay true to their program, dedicated to the revolutionary heritage of the Haitian Republic, as they watched their concerns be overshadowed by the reality of a vast people’s revolt and the brutality employed to contain it.

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