Offering multiple vantage points on the fraught histories of migration and modernity, Dawit Petros’s photographs and video works at the H&R Block Artspace invite reflection on the visible and invisible borders that separate us from others.
The stories we tell about what happened in the past are not what happened. They are just that: (her/his) stories,..
Over the next several months we are engaging the legacy of institutional critique, ongoing institutional and organizational experiments, and Gerald Raunig’s notion of ‘instituent practices’ understood as artistic and curatorial practices that “invent new forms of instituting.” Question include: How do artists and independent projects challenge, comply with, and sometimes imitate traditional institutional forms? Further, how should (self-initiated) organizations consider their own operational mechanisms in order to responsibly address the social, political and cultural fabric in which they operate?
A new profile on North Mountain Residency, an artist-run residency based on an apple orchard in West Virginia. https://t.co/uCRya2sP2B