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ART NET NEWS –What Is the Role of Art During Wartime? – Critic Jason Farago passes harsh judgment on recent attempts to use culture to show solidarity with Ukraine, declaring them to be merely an extension of “the participatory prerogatives of social media: you must react, you must engage.” Instead he quotes critic Margo Jefferson, who wrote about the role of art after 9/11, saying that “history cannot exist without the discipline of imagination.” Farago advises his readers to look instead to Rubens’s painting The Consequences of War (1638-1639).”

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