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MEET OUR SUMMER 2017 INTERNS

Intern Dana Suleymanova (left) and Intern Elektra Sandarusi (right)

Elektra Sandarusi and Dana Suleymanova are our 2017 Summer Interns at DiverseWorks.  We asked them three fun questions to get to know them a little better. Continue reading to learn some fun facts about them.

  1. What is your favorite Houston,
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CURATOR RACHEL COOK HEADS TO THE BALTICS!

DiverseWorks is pleased to share that Curator Rachel Cook has been selected as the sole representative of the United States to be a Curator-in-Residence in CPR 2017: The Baltic Sea, a project of the Curatorial Program for Research. Rachel, …

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PERFORMER RESPONSE: EMBODIED SUFFERING: THE LABOR OF WOMAN

Photo by Paul Hester

by Joanna Lugo

bell hooks once wrote, “There is a particular knowledge that comes from suffering. It is a way of knowing that is often expressed through the body, what it knows, what has been deeply inscribed on it through …

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PERFORMER RESPONSE: WORKING WHEN NO ONE IS LOOKING

By Jenna Jacobs

The first time I walked I observed a sign spinner on the street corner. I thought to myself, “how is his work any different than what I am doing?” He definitely had more freedom in his actions, …

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PERFORMER RESPONSE: FEMINIST INTERVIEW

Performer Brittani Broussard

“Only in Your Way,” is a new collaborative piece between New York artists Heather Rowe and Kate Gilmore, an ongoing exhibition at DiverseWorks. The performance segment of the exhibition showcases different woman carrying an object as they walk a designated

Posted Mar 13, 2017 by Taylor Hoblitzell in | | | | |
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