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Contemporary Art in Context

Contemporary art reflects a wide range of materials, media, and technologies, as well as opportunities to consider what art is and how it is defined. Artists today explore ideas, concepts, questions, and practices that examine the past, describe the present, and imagine the future. Read more at


(Image Courtesy: Pedro Reyes. Disarm (double psaltery), 2012. Recycled metal; 20 × 50 × 50 cm. Photo: Ken Adlard. © Pedro Reyes. Courtesy of the artist.)