Adrian Piper

May 11th, 2018

“Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995” at MIT List Visual Arts Center

Nam June Paik

Artists: Dara Birnbaum, Ernst Caramelle, Shigeko Kubota, Mary Lucier, Muntadas, Tony Oursler, Nam June Paik, Friederike Pezold, Adrian Piper, Diana Thater, Maria Vedder

Venue: MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge

Exhibition Title: Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1995

Curated by: Henriette Huldisch

Date: February 8 – April 15, 2018

Note: A publication associated with the exhibition is available for download here.

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"Before Projection: Video Sculpture 1974-1994" at MIT List Visual Arts Center

Adrian Piper

Shigeko Kubota, River, 1979-81, Three-channel video installation with steel trough, mirrors, motor, and water, 32 minutes 17 seconds

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April 7th, 2018

“The Conscientious Objector” at the Schindler House MAK Center

"The Conscientious Objector" at the Schindler House MAK Center

Artists: Sam Gilliam, Anthea Hamilton, Lucy McKenzie, Dianna Molzan, Suki Seokyeong Kang; Artist commercials: Todd Gray, Mohamed Bourouissa, Rosalind Nashashibi, Mathias Poledna, Martine Syms; Publication: Hilton Als, Tauba Auerbach, Claire-Louise Bennett, Octavia E. Butler, Anne Carson, Valentina Desideri & Denise Ferreira da Silva, Shannon Ebner, Chris Evans, Angie Keefer, Mark Leckey, Library Stack (Benjamin Tiven & Erik Wysocan), Marcos Lutyens, Wanda Pimentel, Adrian Piper, Jack Self (Real Review), Patrick Staff, Frances Stark & Ian Svenonius, Martine Syms

Venues: Schindler House MAK Center and WEHO TV, Los Angeles

Exhibition Title: The Conscientious Objector

Curated by: Public Fiction (Francesca Bertolotti-Bailey and Lauren Mackler)

Date: February 3 – April 15, 2018

Note: The cover and table of contents for the publication associated with the exhibition is available for download here.

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"The Conscientious Objector" at the Schindler House MAK Center

"The Conscientious Objector" at the Schindler House MAK Center

"The Conscientious Objector" at the Schindler House MAK Center

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March 11th, 2018

“Elements of Vogue” at CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo

Front: Zoe Leonard, Black: Joan Jett Blakk

Artists: Charles Atlas, Dawoud Bey, Joan Jett Blakk, David Bronstein, Willie Cole, Emory Douglas, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ellen Gallagher, Bam Bam Garçon, Gerard H. Gaskin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Benji Hart, Juliana Huxtable, Arthur Jafa, Marsha P. Johnson, D’relle Khan, Crystal LaBeija, Zoe Leonard, Glenn Ligon, Kalup Linzy, L.O.V.E. Lesbians Organized for Video Experience, Dorothy Low, Paul Maheke, MikeQ, Rashaad Newsome, Lorraine O’Grady, Paper Tiger Television, Adrian Piper, Carl Pope Jr., Pope.L, Qween Beat, Jay Jay Revlon, Marlon T. Riggs, Sylvia Rivera, Martha Rosler, Stephen Shames, Frank Simon, Lorna Simpson, Bruce W. Talamon, Terre Thaemlitz, Wu Tsang, James Van Der Zee, Jack Walworth, Andy Warhol, Cornel West, Ernest C. Withers, and a multitude of past and future voguing bodies

Venue: CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid

Exhibition Title: Elements of Vogue: A Case Study in Radical Performance

Date: November 17, 2017 – May 6, 2018

Curated by: Sabel Gavaldon and Manuel Segade

Note: A full press release is available for download here.

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Paul Maheke

Willie Cole

Joan Jett Blakk, Joan Jett Blakk announces candidacy for President, 1992, excerpt from footage shot by Bill Stamets; Courtesy of the artist and Media Burn Archive, Chicago

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