Arduino 8 An Arduino is a piece of electronic hardware—a single-board microcontroller used to create basic hardware-to-software communication through circuitry control.
Amalia Picaplease listen hurry others speak better The catalogue please listen hurry others speak better accompanies solo exhibitions by Amalia Pica at three venues: The artist raises questions of mutual understanding through constructing forums that address shared experience.
Babette MangolteSelected Writings, — A single black and white photograph taken by Babette Mangolte has come to epitomize New York's downtown art scene of the s.
Perhaps It Is Time for a Xeno-architecture to Match documents a conversation series from January to March that explored what an intervention of the xeno might bring to bear on contemporary and future infra structure.
Launched in tandem with the eponymous exhibition at greengrassi and Corvi-Mora in London, the publication features visual documentation of multiple art-anthropology exchange processes, ethnographic texts, and further written contributions that introduce contemporary Mongolia as a dynamic site for conceptual and creative experimentation.
With this strategy, Thomas worked against his own historicization, erasing his name from the reigning European and North American art fields. The uniqueness of his oeuvre lies precisely in its avoidance of conventional aesthetics and discursive classifications.
A leading figure of the Belgian avant-garde, Mees left behind an outstanding body of work that transgresses geometric abstraction, Minimalism, Conceptualism, and applied art.
Mikkel Bolt RasmussenHegel after Occupy Hegel after Occupy is a Western Marxist analysis of different attempts to understand the present historical situation and the way theories of postmodernity, globalization, and contemporaneity implicitly or explicitly conceptualize the relationship between the historical present and political action.
They all persuasively describe a breakdown of former historical categories but paradoxically end up understanding this breakdown as the end of politics tout court.
The book is both part and result of the intensive sharing of ideas to produce something that captures the spirit of both discussions at that time and the publication process as a temporal form.
The only performances that make it all the way Yes, but is it performable? Written between andthe texts range from public statements, poetic short prose, and film scripts to reflections on the role of the artist and essays on art for children.
Magali ReusHot Cottons As mist, description This publication accompanies two exhibitions of recent sculptural work by the artist Magali Reus: Working from the dual vantage points of South Africa and Europe, the project considers plants as both witnesses to, and dynamic agents in, history. It links nature and humans, rural and cosmopolitan medicine, tradition and modernity across different geographies, histories, and systems of knowledge—exploring the variety of curative, spiritual, and economic powers of plants.
Focusing on a rich ten-year period of production that began in the mid-sixties, it brings new attention to the artistic and intellectual practice of a figure known primarily as one of the main exponents of the Radical Architecture movement.
For two years the writing process and the artistic process were interwoven, feeding each other as they evolved. No longer a placid slow-moving orb, the world is now perceived as a hothouse of activity and hyper-connectivity that cannot keep up with its inhabitants. The internet has collectively bound human society, replacing the world as the network of all networks.
Looking at Art in the Digital Age, writer and curator Omar Kholeif traces the birth of a culture propagated but also consumed by this digitized network.
This much-hyped view is rejected in favor of a more rigorous Marxist interpretation of the nature of surplus value, and its role in a systematic law of value. Erik Hagen, Mario Pfeifer Eds.
Profit over Peace in Western Sahara How commercial interests undermine self-determination in the last colony in Africa Profit over Peace in Western Sahara examines the role of natural resources in the occupation of the Western Sahara, a territory considered by the United Nations to still be awaiting decolonization.
Josephine Prydelapses in Thinking By the person i Am In the body of work documented here, Pryde combines a series of color photographs of hands touching objects with a scale-model freight train and track, replete with miniaturized graffiti, that took visitors in a short ride through the exhibition.
Through photography and sculpture, Pryde pays close attention to the nature of image making and the conditions display, subtly reworking codes and conventions to alter our cultural perception and understanding of each.
Su-Mei TseNested Marked by her cosmopolitan origins, between Europe and Asia, and by an attention to the sonorous dimension of the world, the practice of Su-Mei Tse involves issues such as time, memory, musicality, and language. Ellen CantorA history of the world as it has become known to me Ellen Cantor — combined ready-made materials with diaristic notes and drawings to probe her perceptions and experiences of personal desire and institutional violence.
Jennifer BornsteinPrints Prints by Jennifer Bornstein gathers together a body of work encompassing her latest projects in printmaking during a recent fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.
These works are contextualized by earlier projects in drawing, film, and artist books that span the s to the present.
Presenting new research on the artist and providing an unprecedented overview of two decades of work, the book features eleven essays and two interviews, alongside richly illustrated project pages and texts by the artist.
How do artists work today? Has the pluralism of art given way to a pluralism of roles that artists may occupy?In my last post I discussed at length the question of rationality. I concluded that contrary to the opinion of behavioral economics, humans do make decisions that they believe to be in their best interests, in my view the correct definition of a rational decision.
Women's rights are the rights and entitlements claimed for women and girls worldwide, and formed the basis for the women's rights movement in the nineteenth century and feminist movement during the 20th century.
In some countries, these rights are institutionalized or supported by law, local custom, and behavior, whereas in others they are ignored and suppressed. Or, What I’ve Learned in 12 Years Writing about Energy ( words, about 25 minutes reading time) Folks who pay attention to energy and climate issues are regularly treated to two competing depictions of society’s energy options.
As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria.
Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from metin2sell.com Academy of Social Sciences ASS The United Kingdom Association of Learned Societies in the Social Sciences formed in gave rise to the Academy of Learned Societies for the Social Sciences incorporated , which became the Academy of Social Sciences on ASS Commission on the Social Sciences Notes from the meeting on by Ron Johnston.
Ectogenesis is transforming reproductive rights. Ectogenesis – the growth of mammalian embryos in artificial environments – was first described in by British scientist J.B.S. Haldane.