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Ellen Harvey: 2008 Whitney Biennial

Ellen Harvey introduces her "Museum of Failure," a new installation for the 2008 Whitney Biennial consisting of an illuminated lightbox and large painting depicting a wall of mirrored frames. She discusses the "impossibility" of self-portraiture and political subject matter in relation to this work.



A 30-second online art project:
Ryan Kuo, Hateful Little Thing

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