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Flashback: New Walker exhibit explores 1980s

A new exhibit at the Walker Arts Center in Minneapolis will focus on works from the 1980s. The show, which opens this weekend and runs through late September, focuses on several themes, such as democracy and gender roles.
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A new exhibit at the Walker Art Center, "This Will Have Been: Art, Love & Politics in the 1980s," features more than 100 pieces from more than 90 artists and is accompanied by an illustrated catalog. The show includes painting, photography, sculpture, audio and video pieces, MPR reports.

The AIDS crisis is one of the most prominent issues explored in the exhibit.

Here the curators chat about how the exhibit came about.

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