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Artipoeus 24 – How to make a golem

  …in which your host wonders what happens when ignorance runs amok. This week, Artipoeus visits Golem! at The Jewish Museum in Berlin. I love the golem. It’s one of my favorite literary tropes. It comes from Jewish mysticism, and it goes basically like this: somebody follows a recipe, and forms a human-like creature from […]

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Artipoeus Episode 23 – Life on Mars?

    …in which your host is hooked on the silver screen. This week, Artipoeus visits artist Marianne Vlaschits’ solo exhibition “a disturbance traveling through a medium” at gallery Duve Berlin. Years and years ago, not too long after the movie Independence Day came out, I wrote a satirical screenplay called Mother’s Day. In the […]

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Artipoeus Episode 09 – Explorers: A la recherche de la Terra Cognita

…in which your host returns to  her old stomping grounds in Paris, discovers that plus ça change… This week, Artipoeus visits “Explorers: A la recherche de la Terra Cognita,” at Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve’s Loft 19 in Paris. After 3 months away, I’m back in Paris, my home for 6 years.  It seems like Paris never changes — […]

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Expo Paris Episode 11 – Gustave Courbet @ Musee d’Orsay

In which your host  is completely exhausted by contemporary art and just wants to look at pretty pictures.   [ audio + transcript ] This week, Expo Paris visits the Courbet Gallery at Musee d’Orsay. There is no museum in Paris that is more Parisian in personality than the Musee d’Orsay.  Like the residents of […]

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