Tuesday 14th May 2019, 8:00pm
Session 214: Future Imperfect
For this session, Philip Matesic has choosen three essays (by Jan Cohen-Cruz, Elizabeth M. Grady and Grant Kester) from the book Future Imperfect: A Blade of Grass (A Blade of Grass Books, 2017).
THIS SESSION WILL BE HELD IN ENGLISH.
Future Imperfect weaves together accessible scholarship and leading examples of socially engaged art, including artist projects by Mel Chin, Brett Cook, Pablo Helguera, Fran Ilich, Norene Leddy & Liz Slagus, Jan Mun and Jody Wood. Further essays by Deborah Fisher, Laura Raicovich, Jan Cohen-Cruz and Elizabeth Grady analyze the institutional context for the art, exploring the ways that it affects organizational structure, how its impact can be assessed, and curatorial perspectives.” -Book cover
All Theory Tuesdays sessions are free and open to the public, however it’s suggested that you read the relevant PDF (to be posted soon) before attending.