- UNIT(e) Residency at g39
- With Cinzia Mutigli
- Sound works
- Moving image
- On Record/ Cardiff Contemporary
- G.O West Residency/ The New Art Gallery Walsall
- Made in Drefelin
- Eastside Projects/ Flatfile
- Foot-off-the-ground notes
- Do What You Will, This World is a Fiction
- Intercourse/ Text works
- Intercourse/ Elbow Room
- In Other Words
- Critical Mass for Artes Mundi 5
- Rest Forever in The Sun
- (I am the Space Where I am.)
- Live Drawing: One is Hiding in My Throat
Critical Mass for Artes Mundi 5
Artes Mundi 5: Critical Mass
Thursday 6th December 2012
Disco Dancing Anti-Fascist Leaders of Malaysia
Artes Mundi 5 ends this week, and I'll be sad to see the end of Phil Collins' installation 'This Unfortunate Thing Between Us' at Chapter Arts Centre, which I've been working closely with while freelancing for the prize. Last month I was a participant in Critical Mass, a symposium held for artists and practitioners to respond to the work and issues raised in this year's Artes Mundi 5 Prize at the National Museum of Wales. I'll be doing a performative reading of David Thorpe's introductory essay in the Artes Mundi 5 Catalogue, translated 8 times between each language spoken by the nominated artists' representative countries, and Wales. I'm interested in language and miscommunication, and with this work, how visual practice is interpreted through text. Thanks to Google translator, a reliable source of grammatical error, the essay reveals some interesting, and some nonsensical, points about the exhibition.
From English, to Lithuanian, to Swedish, to Spanish, to Slovenian, to Kannada,to Spanish again, to Welsh and back to English, the essay reads as follows:
Artes Mundi 10 years has been about. This is her fifth year, the time will come, the volatile global economic conditions, the holiday balance effect. Every two years, every three years, the impact of great pride civil, rather than a serious intention on our part to participate in the specific area in the world. A new kind of circus artists emerging tourist missing two-year career in contemporary art, the artist has placed the entire round, especially for racing. Biennial de Artes Mundi is part of the event, the curator and the artist raises questions about the purpose and responsibilities. Consistently shown this year, worldwide, Australia, Belgium, to discuss this issue in different ways. In addition, the distortions Eurocentrism that reflect regional characteristics. Analytical and intuitive, to the best of feelings, that it is necessary and appropriate art without unique product. Artes Mundi 4 wheels of the same nature evolve and become more clear and identifiable to become more accurate.
Artes Mundi faces challenges in its ten years of activity, the centerpieces, based on shared decision-making and access to a variety of companies, corporations, design changes every two years. After the first Artes Mundi, the world seems to be in crisis, only 9/11, established after the tragic events. Climate change and the global financial crisis, Iraq, Afghanistan, variations in the fight against capitalism, and instead of releasing the Arab Spring movement uncertainty. These days we expect our artists and do not live in his response? Artes Mundi is common practice in companies engaged artists (we live in the world of work as an artist) commitment to creating nearly ignored the commercial art market, Artes Mundi for the attention and the United States and Europe, the beyond the range axis. Basic level, in the commercial and institutional markets, mid-career artists in their work with appropriate forums for young people experiencing difficulties. Artes Mundi any age or geography, but is aware of the importance of the position of the artist in the second round of his cycling career. Therefore, some caution Sofia Hernández Chong Cuy, superintendent Patricia Phelps de Cinneros collection New York and Caracas, Curator of Contemporary Art, and Anders Kruger, a conservative and M HKA Museum of Contemporary Art in Antwerp, Artes Mundi 5 to select social relevance for their own contemporary art.
Or modern design new National Museum Cardiff 7 artists to show their work in galleries in the last six years. Only in the video, Tania displays Bruguera. Cardiff otherwise working on the streets. Artes Mundi Brugueura degrees of separation, pay attention to the specific, and designed to challenge the status quo position of authority, showing that the museum is part of the process is a service, which is the main civil society organizations. He is weak and powerless in their daily work is the investigation of how well it can be used as a political lie of art.
Darius and Miriam Backstrom and employment in the forestry source material. Backstrom interested in how the story of how our memory, and recreate, and how to draw, and how the picture and placed in a museum. Artes Mundi has developed a wide range of new clothes, accessories, and select images that reflect a lot of other people and the environment, it is. The background is a picture from pieces of material transferred to the illusion that you can glimpse a sure sign of a history of hallucinations photographer, writer and producer. Backstrom all participants live video projection scenario entertainment. Her most recent work analyzes the contradictions implicit in identity, Artes Mundi objections to explore, in collaboration with the Center for the Arts.
Darius Woods's work, "projects", explains. This underestimation is a complex relationship, the inner complexity of international law, it is for the purpose of establishing the institutions to run their ideas and vision for the refusal, which was established by the National Institute of functions and objectives? How this will affect the lives of ordinary people, and your options are poetic experiments? Here are some of the questions included in the project, the internal logic of the present invention is to provide a mechanism for discovering new connections in the forest. On one occasion, content, create links between the collection of essays on spruce, and Artes Mundi National Museum of Wales equipment.
Question, and state power or the failure of the state government to review the law and the social and political atmosphere in our house about the artistic character, flow through the common topics of interest. Šušteršič Apolonjia architect and designer, as well as analysis of social space is one of the main advantages. In this case, Cardiff, linked to local development efforts, including projects in specific locations and in a form of institutional criticism is also always create alternate existence, a flag or a new concept of neighborhood cafe. Urban policy and cultural knowledge of art and architecture improvement Šušteršič the potential to create dynamic communities. The artists, the results of research and technological development in the traditional sense of performing on stage and gallery space.
When Sheela Gowda and Teresa Margolles, severe political views and bias statements for significant change, adding that it has become a weapon, but the different traditional artistic traditions. Recognized as the creator and the viewer Sheela Gowda strong hierarchical class society, the complexity of life. Gowda ideas are often the only physically, even conceptually, to explore your options and listen to his work on the environment, but also the emotional Ljubljana Mundi drums made of resin and linen. " terrible magic moments "to describe the initial research options file converter based on the model. Teresa Margolles humanity is being recognized for its obligations. The situation in Mexico is known for its drug culture and bury your head bloodshed and destruction caused by the Mexican company. But the privileged position of the artist in the memory returned Margolles aesthetic sense of life. Margolles scene and evidence of human life; the riots, violent destruction of anonymous victims of memory, indicating that the the office environment and human remains to their symbolic meanings of the body. And the observer looks uncomfortable, the strategic use of intellectual death follows the killing moral dilemma and results in real museums.
Tania and Phil Collins Bruguera perform work, including video and photos of Miriam Backstrom. Artists show, Collins, people, places, and share their commitment to the community. So far, RRO is a former Palestinian professor of Marxism, Disco Dancing anti-fascist leaders of Malaysia, including the skin, in the present work. Collins is generally opposed to the violence in our relationship with documentary strategies, the possibility of political instability, desired places to work, and organizes around the world. In recent years, the practice shows, such as Cairo, the most popular forms of melodrama and representation of reality extends to the study of individual and collective systems. Artes Mundi 5, the National Museum, Collins Professional cheap free sample, 35 mm slides symbol for love of obsolete technology. The common belief is that the artist does not own the rights to long-term development of the exchange service and Collins will be hosting a free paint job of 80 pictures. Collins increase in the photo is selected, the film program and live music at night Art Center Five, the second part of the experience. Your recent performance and the commercial television channel, based on the proposal's ability to sell, our first wore the unfortunate agreement and customers.
Artes Mundi 5 site superintendent of the school, the concept of social partnership have been developed during the past year in more detail. Artes Mundi guiding principle has been established artists and the human condition has been refined over the past four years, the performances of artists reflect the social problems respond poetic fiction that we are all mirrors, in response to figure out how to live and how to think about the world. However, there may be geographically distant events and issues, politics and academia, soon or later, we change the global scale. Artes Mundi 5, and a general description of the seven artists to understand that, "Company", is expected to be part of their work, to create a dialogue between the visual and the summary of the Artes Mundi is an exciting and informative to anyone who asked.
Details on the day and the other artists taking part can be found here: http://artesmundi.org/en/news/3333/