Josie Thaddeus-Johns

Josie Thaddeus-Johns

I'm a writer.

Art, culture, music, tech, essays. Berlin-based.

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The Creators Project

Meet the People Living as "Muxe," Mexico’s Third Gender

Filmmaker Ivan Olita documents the non-binary gender norms in of the rural community of Juchitan.

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Want to Own an Emoji? Come to This South Korean Pop-Up

Where do we sign up for the clapping hands emoji?

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Cheeky, Chubby Lolita Paintings Give a Feminine Facelift to Abstract Expressionism

Rita Ackermann takes on Franz Kline in her newest show for Hauser & Wirth.

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Meet the Women Fighting for America's First Women's History Museum

'Bout time! Only 8% of historic landmarks in Washington, DC explicitly honor women.

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Sick of Censorship, Artists Launch a "Witchsy" Online Market

Meet the merchants freeing e-commerce, one NSFW enamel pin at a time.

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Meet the Winners of Berlin’s Most-DIY Art Prize

Climate change, legal linguistics and performative self-care all featured in the three winning projects.

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Internet Artists Bridge The Gap Between Username And Body | The ...

'Meatspace' considers what it means to have a body in the age of the internet.

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How Berlin's Anarchic Art Prize Bucks Big Donors | The Creators ...

The Berlin Art Prize is a homegrown honor that puts artists, not corporate interests, first.

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What to Buy at Berlin's Friendliest Art Book Fair

This weekend, Hamburger Bahnhof hosts Friends With Books, featuring the best and brightest of art publishing from Berlin and beyond.

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Finally: A Museum That Brings Virtual Reality to Women's History ...

Nonny de la Peña, the godmother of VR, makes a flagship experience for the Women’s History Museum.

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Blood-Red String Installations Visualize the Connections In-Between

In her first hometown show in eight years, the artist Chiharu Shiota explores the invisible threads binding humanity together.

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Why Protesters Are Still Talking About the Death of Ana Mendieta

Activists are protesting the erasure of the Cuban-American artist and other marginalised groups

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Unlearning to Hear in an Abandoned Swimming Pool | The Creators Project

Meet Tarek Atoui, the artist questioning why we need our ears to listen to music.