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Elizabeth Otto

ELIZABETH OTTO is a professor of art history and executive director of the Humanities Institute at SUNY Buffalo. She writes on gender and experimental art and media in early 20th Europe, and is currently working on a book titled Haunted Bauhaus, an alternative history of interwar Europe’s most influential art institution.

“Good luck, Bauhaus and Berlin Comrades, and See You After the Revolution”

At a time when sales of artworks for record sums compete for newspaper headlines with the stories of the tragic deaths of migrants and refugees, it’s worth reflecting on the life and politically-inflected artworks of a fascinating and transitory figure of history.

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The Brooklyn Rail

DEC 19-JAN 20

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