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artnet News | Blake Gopnik:

THE DAILY PIC (#1716): I write today’s Pic on the train to Washington, where I will be attending the women’s march against Donald Trump.

Like most of the art world, I am appalled to see Trump trashing some of the country’s most important virtues and habits: Reason, honesty, integrity, tolerance, equality, courage, generosity and so many others. Petzel Gallery in New York is staging its own act of resistance to Trumpery, in the shape of a group exhibition called “We need to talk… Artists and the public respond to present conditions in America.”… Read more

Image: Installation view of “We Need to Talk” at Petzel Gallery. Courtesy of Petzel Gallery