Siddhartha Mitter writes on arts and politics. His recent work has appeared in the Village Voice, The Guardian, and Artforum.
Protests for Black LivesAll Statues Are Local: The Great Toppling of 2020 and the Rebirth of Civic Imagination
The movement is national, but every action within the movement is local.
This Blessed Plot: Art Untangles Conspiracy at the Met Breuer
A major exhibition in New York looks to art as a method to understand how power really works.
Camp America Comes Home: Debi Cornwall’s Photos Capture the Eerie Aftermath of Guantánamo
The lawyer-turned-photographer shows life on the periphery of the prison camp — and the former detainees that carry its scars with them.