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The Dark Side of Pictograms
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The Dark Side of Pictograms

How sports—in particular the Olympics—perpetuate multiple systems of oppression
Mujgan Abdulzade
By Mujgan Abdulzade
Hi Vis
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Hi Vis

Toxic Trades, Constructed Masculinity & The Vibrance of Anonymity
Michael Bojkowski
By Michael Bojkowski
In the Name of ♥
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In the Name of ♥

Claiming the Semiotics of Power, Colonialism & Capitalism
Charlie Thomas
By Charlie Thomas
Before and After
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Before and After

Make-over fantasies, flawed dualisms, and how two images side by side can change public space.
Maryam Fanni
By Maryam Fanni
On Isolation, Heirlooms and Solidarity
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On Isolation, Heirlooms and Solidarity

How the Sankara Rug became a comfort away from home.
Neo Maditla
By Neo Maditla
Blue
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Blue

Bolting a chain of exploitation, from hardy rocky plants, to deep indigo dyes, and monumental stones.
Luiza Prado de Oliveira Martins
By Luiza Prado de Oliveira Martins
Red
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Red

Tracing the bloodline of an ink from sixteenth century Abya Yala to the National Gallery in London.
Luiza Prado de Oliveira Martins
By Luiza Prado de Oliveira Martins
When a House is Not a Home
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When a House is Not a Home

The design of matchbox houses in South Africa and the challenges of COVID-19.
Lebogang Mokoena
By Lebogang Mokoena