Carol Kino, Writer

"The opinion that art should have nothing to do with politics is itself a political attitude."
   George Orwell,
   Why I Write, 1947

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from The Atlantic Monthly

~ The Baddest of Bad Art
April 2000
Reviled until recently, academic art is being revalued, and a museum inspired by a mystical Beirut collector is helping to show the way.
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~ "Cutting-Edge but Comfy"
November 1998
Young London artists are attracting crowds not because of their flashy attention-seeking but because their art is understandable and unintimidating.
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~ Living-Room Galleries
July 1996
As the New York art world rebounds, dealers are responding to an increasing need for community and to high rents by reviving the artistic salon.

~ Traveling Collections
November 1995
Presaging what might become a trend, a West Coast museum is paying to show part of the permanent collection of an overcrowded East Coast one.

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    Stories have also appeared in Conde Nast Portfolio, W, Vogue,, Domino, New York, Time Out/New York, and a slew of art magazines, including Beaux Arts, Modern Painters and Artnews.

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