This exhibition includes 45 artists.

Elements of Vogue: A Case Study in Radical Performance

CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid
November 17, 2017 – May 6, 2018
  • D'relle Khan, Bam Bam Garçon & Jay Jay Revlon, London’s Ballroom scene vogues in solidarity with the victims of homophobic terrorist attack to Pulse nightclub at Orlando Vigil in SoHo, 2016, video; Courtesy of Zing Tsjeng
  • Rashaad Newsome, excerpt of Shade Compositions, 2012, performance documentation at SFMOMA, sound, 23 minutes 50 seconds
  • Marlon T. Riggs, trailer for Tongues Untied, 1989, video, 55 minutes; Courtesy of Signifyin' Works and Frameline Distribution
  • Lyle Ashton Harris, Ektachrome Archives (New York Mix), 2017, single-channel preview of the multi-screen video installation; Courtesy of the artist and Salon 94, New York
  • Arthur Jafa, excerpt of Love Is The Message, The Message Is Death, 2016, video, 7minutes 30 seconds; Courtesy of the artist and Gavin Brown, New York/Rome
  • Cornel West, excerpt from The Gifts of Black Folk in the Age of Terrorism, October 20 – 21, 2006, documentation of Inaugural Conference for the Toni Morrison Lecture Series, Princeton
  • 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