Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies
November 9, 2020
Editorial Board Selections: Highlighting Critical Issues


This autumn, is revisiting reviews that relate to the social issues of the present, at a time when the field is taking them up in renewed ways.

Explore two exhibitions on Detroit’s 1960s civil rights rebellions and consider their continuing impact on the social justice movements of today. Read more in Nicholas Miller’s review of Art of Rebellion: Black Art of the Civil Rights Movement at Detroit Institute of Arts and Say It Loud: Art, History, Rebellion at the Museum of African American History.