artist | Posted 09/30/16

A Conversation with Anne Pasternak


What does it mean for art to be political? How might art further social justice and human rights? What is the role of art institutions in today’s political landscape? Consider these questions and more with Anne Pasternak, director of the Brooklyn Museum and former director of Creative Time. See the… Read more »

artist | Posted 03/05/16

A Conversation with JUNCTURE’s MFA Fellows


Graduate students from the Yale University School of Art discuss their practices and consider if and how art can effect social change. M.F.A. candidates Eddie Aparicio, Eli Durst, Tomashi Jackson, and Masha Vlasova are among the panelists. In their work, these artists address issues such as plantation labor, emigration, race… Read more »

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artist | Posted 03/04/16

JUNCTURE: Discovering the Artist’s Voice (featured in ‘The Politic’)


An article by Sanoja Bhaumik for The Politic, January 21, 2016 They say a picture is worth a thousand words, but sometimes a picture conveys what words never could. Images tell stories – sometimes the most challenging and important ones. A snapshot of a Syrian toddler on a beach, a photograph of a revolutionary… Read more »

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artist | Posted 01/19/16

Alfredo Jaar: “It is Difficult”


Alfredo Jaar: “It is Difficult” Date: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 Time: 6:10pm Location: Yale Law School, 127 Wall St., Room 129 Alfredo Jaar is an artist, architect, and filmmaker who lives and works in New York City. He was born in Santiago de Chile. Jaar’s work has been shown extensively… Read more »

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Sponsored by the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights in cooperation with the Yale University Art Gallery and Yale School of Art. Generously supported by the Robina Foundation and the Oscar M. Ruebhausen Fund at Yale Law School.