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    Institute for New Feeling IfNf FELT BOOK

    The Institute for New Feeling (IfNf) – Felt Book

    by Rose Bouthillier on Mar 24, 2015

    How does one feel new? Refreshed. Ready for anything. Relieved of stress and cleared of psychic garbage. This notion of resetting seems ubiquitous in a consumer-oriented, youth obsessed culture, where good feelings are in high demand.

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    The Visitors video installation by Ragnar Kjartansson at the Museum of Contemporary Art Cleveland MOCA

    Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors

    by Christopher Lynn on Mar 17, 2015

    There are stars exploding around you, and there’s nothing, nothing you can do.

    The group with whom I entered the dark gallery grew restless quickly. The nine-channel video projection that wrapped around the walls depicted empty rooms in an old decrepit house.

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    Jerry Birchfield at William Busta Gallery in Cleveland, Ohio

    Jerry Birchfield: Mr. In-Between

    by Rose Bouthillier on Mar 12, 2015

    There is a strange, dissolving feeling, hard to describe, when one thing turns out to be another—a space floating between definitions. It is precisely this feeling that Jerry Birchfield crafts so well,

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    Seder Burns in Ann Arbor

    Seder Burns: Suburban Camouflage Detection

    by Joe Levickas on Mar 12, 2015

    Entering Kreft Center Gallery at Concordia University in Ann Arbor, one is immediately enveloped by clean white walls dotted uniformly with pops of color. The gallery feels cohesive and strictly controlled.

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    Rubber City Prints. Akron, Ohio.

    Rubber City Prints

    Aubrey O'Brien

    2.20.15

    More than three months ago, Akron area’s first fine arts print shop, Rubber City Prints, celebrated its grand opening on Saturday, November 1st, 2014. Founded by Akron printmaker Pamela Testa, Rubber City Prints presents a unique opportunity for Akron area residents.

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    Susan Goethel Campbell Heatscape #3

    Susan Goethel Campbell: FIELD GUIDE

    Ron Scott

    2.3.15

    On January 10, 2015 Oakland University Art Gallery in Rochester, MI, opened an exhibition of work by Susan Goethel Campbell who completed her MFA in printmaking at the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 1989. Curated by Dick Goody,

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    Painting by Adrian Hatfield.

    From Detroit to Harlem: The Butcher’s Daughter

    Ron Scott

    12.13.14

    When you’re just out of Georgetown University with a graduate degree in art history and the financial world has imploded, what do you do? Monica Bowman opened a gallery, The Butcher’s Daughter, in a suburb of Detroit and started selling art to a local market.

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    A New Look at Everyday Currency

    Brian Miller

    12.8.14

    In a way, money might be an odd topic for an art exhibition. Coins and bills are such an everyday part of our lives that we rarely contemplate them. American currency is rather plain and rarely changes, so why would we notice it?

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