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X-TRA's mission is to provoke critical dialogue about contemporary art. Founded in 1997, X-TRA is a quarterly contemporary art journal, published by Project X.
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X-TRA Nov 16
Cannibal worms, horror cinema, the abject: Erik Frydenborg resumes his investigation into immortality, cellular material, and memory transfer in Part II of his essay, “Immortal Jelly.”
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X-TRA Nov 15
The first installment of our new series, , is from artist Poli Marichal. In honor of Corita Kent’s centenary, Marichal created a print especially for X—TRA Online. As Marichal puts it so well: Sister Corita's legacy lives on.
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X-TRA Nov 14
X—TRA Online: artist celebrates ’s 100th birthday in the first installment of and resumes his investigation into immortality and cellular material in Part II of his essay, “Immortal Jelly.”
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X-TRA Nov 9
“American occupation forces used the as their canteen; it then became an exhibition space for artworks left homeless through Allied bombing of the city’s museums.” and from the X-TRA archive (Winter 2008). 
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X-TRA Nov 7
and perform their collaborative album tonight at the 2018 Fulcrum Arts Annual Benefit. will honor Basinski and at Caltech for outstanding contributions to the fields of art and science.
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X-TRA Nov 5
There’s a lot to say, but let’s just leave it at that. .
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X-TRA Nov 2
“Is art the stage upon which we learn, necessarily, to objectify?” Georgia Lassner traces hysteria’s development from concept to discourse as it becomes the subject matter of Kim Schoen’s exhibition “The Hysteric’s Discourse” at Young Projects.
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X-TRA Nov 1
Simone Forti receives a lifetime achievement award tonight at . Deborah Oliver and X-TRA contributor Simon Leung organized an evening of performance and films celebrating her life and work, culminating in a performance of “News Animations.”
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X-TRA Oct 31
Happy Halloween! Artists, it is your duty to outweird your friends. Festive still from “A Reality to Call Our Own,” forthcoming in X-TRA 21.2. Rossen Ventzislavov compares the oddities and experiments found in Asher Hartman’s “Sorry, Atlantis: Eden’s Achin’ Organ Seeks Revenge.”
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X-TRA Oct 30
“All night, while I wrestled with backward bending acrobatics to remove the sliver of wood from my flesh, I thought, ah so, we carry spaces with us.” writes on performance spaces and floor plans in X-TRA 21.1
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X-TRA Oct 27
"My artist’s project, Clay baby spodomancy (2018), is a schema of a forthcoming performance based on a small porcelain divination object that my Oma gave to my mother, who in turn passed it on to me..." Kaari Upson on her Artist's Project in X-TRA 21.1 — out now!
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X-TRA Oct 26
The second installment in the X-TRA Online series eXhibitions: Harry Dodge in a speculative tête-à-tête-à-tête, while on site for Works of Love at JOAN, Los Angeles.
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X-TRA Oct 24
Travis Diehl reviews Danh Vo: Take My Breath Away at the in X-TRA 21.1. 📸 by Travis Diehl () Read the review online: and in the new issue!
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X-TRA Oct 23
Announcing a new thread on X-TRA Online: eXhibitions. In this series, we bring the conversation to the artworks, talking about the art in the room. First, Aria Dean with Travis Diehl, Going Formal:
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X-TRA Oct 20
Today at : We'll be speaking about X-TRA’s Artist Writes series at 4:00pm in the Artist Book Room! Full program:
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X-TRA Oct 17
X-TRA is at this weekend, October 18-21! Come say hi to us at the Emily Carr University of Art + Design (). We're giving a talk on the X-TRA Artist Writes series on 10/20 at 4PM!
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X-TRA Oct 15
In X-TRA 21.1: reviews Caribbean Art in the Latin American Diaspora in both Relational Undercurrents: Contemporary Art of the Caribbean Archipelago at and Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art at both and .
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X-TRA Oct 14
Join us on Wednesday! October 10th from 7:30 pm at @NAVEL___LA //
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X-TRA Oct 13
Did you see X-TRA's new Online Content? Erik Frydenborg expounds on his research for an exhibition he curated at .
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X-TRA Oct 9
Tomorrow, October 10th! Join us at @NAVEL___LA at 7:30 pm for the third of the X-TRA Forum series: a life conversation between Dorit Cypis and Simone Forti. For more information:
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