DEFENDING dENMARK is "an international campaign to rebrand the country of Denmark". The project is part of a larger study of the nation state and its contemporary condition by Wooloo Productions. See more HEREUtilizing performative means to explore the on-going crisis experienced by Western welfare states, the DEFENDING dENMARK project evolve around a number of interventions and performances that took place in Denmark and Morocco between 2005 and 2006. For a better understanding of the project , it can with advantage be divided into three main parts: Part 1: Traveling to Morocco in the wake of the Muhammad caricature crisis to promote Danish products. Part 2: Intervening internally with the ultra-right Danish People
The Masur Museum of Art in Monroe, Louisiana invites contemporary U.S. artists working in any medium to enter the 54th Annual Juried Competition. Best in Show is $1,000, and total awards are $3,300. Postmark deadline: January 21st. Online entry deadline: February 1st. The exhibition is on view March 29th – July 5th.