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Give a damn.

Give a damn. presents work from the Tang collection by artists who, quite simply, give a damn about the world around them and the people in it. Not all artists included in the exhibition identify as activists, but through their art and its interpretations, they become advocates for freedom, equality, tolerance, justice, and understanding.
The exhibition features many recent acquisitions, including Lari Pittman’s seminal Once a Noun, Now a Verb #1, a large-scale yet intensely intricate four-panel painting filled with a cacophony of symbols commenting on American life and culture. Silkscreen prints, posters, photography, painting, and textile work by artists active from the early 20th century through today interrogate the histories that have been, and continue to be, created about protest, revolution, civil rights, and marginalized people while stimulating artists’ calls to action.
Exhibition Name
Give a damn.
Exhibition Type
Group Exhibitions
Malloy Wing
Jul 1, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
Give a damn. is curated by Mellon Collections Curator Rebecca McNamara.
Dawoud Bey, Jeffrey Gibson, Corita Kent , Michael Patterson-Carver, Lari Pittman, Deborah Roberts, Stephen Shames, Garry Winogrand
Student Staff
Sophie Heath
Curatorial and Collections Assistant
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