cultural appropriation

what is the self proclaimed 'art hoe'?

The whitewashing of the 'art hoe' movement

Article
Marieke Weeda
13/01/2020
10 minutes to read

This article explores how the art hoe movement, meant as a space of creative expression for PoC (People of Colour) artists, got whitewashed into a mere aesthetic disconnected from its origins.

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Eurovision 2018: Cowboys, Geisha’s and Metoo

Article
Inge van de Ven
15/05/2018
7 minutes to read

The Eurovision finale last Saturday sparked controversy regarding cultural appropriation by the winner. The online reception of this event is very revealing with respect to the politics of representation of our time.

"My skin is White, but inside I’m Black"

Column
Nastassja Wessels
30/03/2017
5 minutes to read

For the Kasi Mlungus, Rachel Dolezals and others who seem to be the colorblind and feeling the ‘transracial’ buzz: Check your (White) privilege.