‘#Occupy’ at Yellow Peril; Roger Shimomura at RIC

The art world and the Occupy movement have a somewhat awkward relationship. Many artists have sympathized with Occupy’s call for greater economic equality and have participated in the protests and encampments, but the art world’s long disinterest in work that directly engages with politics beyond ethnic, gender, or sexual identity has left “fine” artists flatfooted.  Read full article at The Providence Phoenix »

Providence Phoenix, March 29, 2012