Was a high wall there that tried to stop me. A sign was painted said: Private Property, But on the back side it didn’t say nothing — [This land was made for you and me.] — Woody Guthrie, This Land is Your Land
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?
Kimia Maleki reviews Nazafarin Lotfi's solo exhibition "Negative Capability" at Regards, Chicago. https://t.co/hWTkbaa9hH