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It’s the final few days of Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser at the Blanton. We thought we’d wrap up our series of blogs with one of the exhibition’s most popular series in the show: the Lavatory Self-Portraits in the Flemish Style. The Flemish men and women are only in Austin until Sunday so if you want to…

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SkyMall Kitties

May 17, 2017 | Koven Smith

During the run of Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser, we are sharing short essays from the exhibition catalogue, featuring great contributions from a dream team of writers that includes everyone from an animal behaviorist to a psychoanalyst. This week, it’s Josh Siegel, the MoMA film curator and possible fellow member of the secret Cat Appreciation Society, on SkyMall…

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The Genealogy of the Supermarket

May 17, 2017 | Koven Smith

An exciting new exhibition just opened at the Blanton! Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser explores approximately ten major bodies of work by celebrated Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian (b. 1968), including video, photography, sculpture, sound art, and a live performance. Every week, we’ll be sharing essays from the exhibition catalogue, including contributions from everyone from an animal behaviorist to…

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Accent Elimination

April 25, 2017 | Koven Smith

The Blanton’s exhibition Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser explores approximately ten major bodies of work by celebrated Brooklyn-based artist Nina Katchadourian (b. 1968), including video, photography, sculpture, sound art, and a live performance. During the run of the show, we’ll be sharing essays from the exhibition catalogue, including contributions from everyone from an animal behaviorist to a psychoanalyst. In…

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