Jad Dahshan

Associate Arts Editor

CONTRIBUTIONS

Florence and the Machine and Its Not-So-Useless Magic

Florence and the Machine mix their mystical, magical, medieval sound with world-weariness at the Huntington Bank Pavilion, speaking out against recent abortion bans in America and scolding toxic masculinity.

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May 28, 2019

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May 29, 2019

When Flowers Fall on the Rain: Plucking Out Landmines With Music

Second-year releases album with father and friend to support de-mining efforts in Cambodia.

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April 25, 2019

Portable Museum 6

Deball, TA and phD in Political Science Tania Islas, and students Fan Ge, Magdalena Glotzer, Maggie Hart, Elliette Oliver, and Alex Warminski transport a portable museum across campus.

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Dec. 4, 2018

Portable Museum 5

Pictured above: "the possessions of an extra-terrestrial Chicagoan" (Sun Ra).

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Dec. 4, 2018

When Museums Fit in Boxes: Mariana Castillo Deball and “This Is Not a Bomb”

Last Wednesday, the Oriental Institute and Special Collections Research Center received two portable museums from a “random confederation of unlike-minded vagrants”.

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December 3, 2018

Portable Museum 4

Though identical to the other two, the portable museum donated to the Oriental Institute was cast in plaster, concealing its contents.

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Dec. 4, 2018

Portable Museum 3

The museums also contained miniatures of "the ugliest nuclear chain reaction monument ever made" -Henry Moore's "Nuclear Energy", behind Mansuetto.

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Dec. 4, 2018

Portable Museum 2

Among other things, the T.I.N.B. museums contain "Egyptian arms, Teotihuacan masks, Phoenician figurines, American brains, [and] Jimmy and Bimmy from the land of Double Dragon".

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Dec. 4, 2018

Portable Museum

The plastic molds made for the portable museums were modeled after the Joe and Rika Mansueto Library.

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Dec. 4, 2018