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M Neelika Jayawardane

M Neelika Jayawardane

M. Neelika Jayawardane is Associate Professor of English at the State University of New York-Oswego, and a Research Associate at the Visual Identities in Art and Design (VIAD), University of Johannesburg.
On photographs and the art of ‘remixing’ images
On photographs and the art of ‘remixing’ images
M Neelika Jayawardane and Greg Marinovich explore the issues involved in artists’ reasonable or fair use of other people’s works....
Art does not need another hero: Reflections on the 10th Berlin Biennale
Art does not need another hero: Reflections on the 10th Berlin Biennale
What would European and North American collections look like if institutions, curators and acquisitions committees did not have myopic vision? This...
‘From No Fixed Place’, a space appears
‘From No Fixed Place’, a space appears
If we purposefully make space for any group that has been prevented from participation and representation — pushed to the margins, or erased...
The very American myth of 'exceptional immigrants'
The very American myth of 'exceptional immigrants'
For most immigrants in the United States, the year that has passed since President Donald Trump's inauguration has been one in which their new...
Venice Biennale: African pavilions and the politics of space
Venice Biennale: African pavilions and the politics of space
The theme set by 2017 Venice Biennale’s curator, Christine Macel, is “Viva Arte Viva!”, intended to celebrate artists and “art for art’s...