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CIA-sponsored “Cultural Freedom” Comes Home: Parapolitics at HKW

The recent exhibition “Parapolitics: Cultural Freedom and the Cold War” at HKW interrogated the intertwined re-canonization of modernism and the international propagation of a US-backed, anti-communist idea of “cultural freedom” put forth by the many-armed Congress for Cultural Freedom (CCF) from 1950–1967.




Good News, Bad Weather

It is through this weathered decay of objects that we glimpse a different sort of sensual relationship to the earth – one of a constant unmaking…




The House of Pearled Cultures

The curatorial concept of this research, theory, and art conference, “Now is the Time of Monsters” at HKW, is to lay “bare the framing conditions of the nation-state…”