What’s clear in These Conditions is artist Adelita Husni Bey’s ambition to push art to be more than an exercise in spectatorship.
This year’s Vera List Center Forum will turn attention to the systems, structures, and language that undergird every aspect of our lives.
VLC Forum 2020 explores the socio-technical aspect of protocols as articulated in the work of Vera List Center Fellows, artists, activists, and thinkers.
At the forum, the collective Chimurenga will install its Pan African Space Station for a three-day broadcast that explores the participation of African American artists, activists, and intellectuals in FESTAC ’77.
“A Time for Seditious Speech” aims to show that speech can serve as a call to direct action, sometimes even violence.
Tom Finkelpearl, Jeanne van Heeswijk, and Laura Raicovich discussed cultural institutions’ responsibilities to the most vulnerable members of their communities during a conversation at the New School.
Laura Raicovich, Tom Finkelpearl, and Jeanne van Heeswijk will discuss what has been done and what more needs to happen to protect immigrants in legally precarious situations.
Now in its 25th year, the New School-affiliated institution is supporting increasingly essential and timely art.
Plants from Europe, Asia, and Africa recall New York’s history of migration in Maria Thereza Alves, Seeds of Change: New York — A Botany of Colonization at the New School.
The conference will survey the social justice practice of Maria Thereza Alves, Forensic Architecture, Gulf Labor, House of Natural Fibers (HONF), Isuma TV, and MadeYouLook.