In South Africa, approximately 500,000 rapes, murders and beatings are committed against women every year.1 Many of these are carried out against black lesbian women, including hate crimes and practices of ‘corrective rape’.2 Zanele Muholi is a South African visual activist and creator of Inkanyiso, an activist platform that exposes the realities of black LGBTI individuals in South Africa. This month, she’s in New York as part of Brooklyn Museum’s Isibonelo/Evidence show, travelling with three… [read more »]
This Thursday Aboveground Animation at Ramiken Crucible presents a one-night screening of video and animation by twenty-five artists from around the globe.
Featuring new work by:
Monira Al Qadiri, Hugo Arcier, Robert Bittenbender, Cecilia Bonilla, Cody Critcheloe, Kathleen Daniel, Bruno Dicolla, Barry Doupe, Erin Dunn, Casey Jane Ellison, Steve Emmons, Lauren Gregory, Ryan Whittier Hale, Riley Hooker, Justin Kelly, Clara Kim, Rhett LaRue, Amy Lockhart, Leigha Mason, Krystof Pesek, William Rockel, Jacolby Satterwhite, Leilah Weinraub, Lale Westvind, and Xavier Valentine.
Thursday, September 6th @ 8PM
389 Grand St. NYC
For more information visit www.abovegroundanimation.com or www.ramikencrucible.com