All the World’s End
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11.1 / All the World’s End

Edited by Art Practical Editors

As the climate crisis escalates and the sixth mass extinction approaches, we are thinking through all the things that are coming to an end, but also business-as-usual behaviors being called to end. 

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Feature-length articles and thematic programming exploring a chosen focus related to visual culture from a wide range of angles.

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In-depth considerations of artists' works through podcasts, profiles, reviews, opinion pieces, and columns organized around a central subject, offering fresh perspectives from West Coast writers. 

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Renowned artists, performers, writers, educators, and curators working contribute enriching and critical analysis of exhibitions and events on the West Coast. 

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(faltering to extinction) by Vivian Sming

(faltering to extinction)


What does it mean to no longer be able to speak, whether due to the disappearance of one’s language, or due to the erosion of public discourse in today’s atmosphere?

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Living & Working: Mik Gaspay & Kija Lucas by Art Practical Editors

Living & Working: Mik Gaspay & Kija Lucas

Living & Working

Mik Gaspay and Kija Lucas share an intimate conversation about their experiences growing up in Palo Alto, and the paths that led them to becoming Bay Area-based artists. 

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Emory Douglas: Art + Survival by Art Practical Editors

Emory Douglas: Art + Survival

AP Events

Emory Douglas sits down with the California College of the Arts (CCA) Students of Color Coalition in a roundtable conversation.​

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Episode 40: Maya Stovall by Weston Teruya

Episode 40: Maya Stovall


Weston Teruya speaks with artist Maya Stovall about her interrogations in ethnographic traditions and the expectations of artists in public practice.

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Episode 6: The Value of Doing Nothing by Dorothy R. Santos

Episode 6: The Value of Doing Nothing


Dorothy R. Santos speaks with Jenny Odell about exercises in attention, space for refusal, bonding over our experience of an Ellsworth Kelly painting at the SFMOMA, and much more. 

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