Tag Archives: Unstable States





Making Plans at Human Resources

Making Plans, organized by Kyle Bellucci Johanson and Matthew Lax at Human Resources in Los Angeles, decommissions the ruling that ‘there is no alternative’ by reminding us that to conceive of possible futures, we must first assess our present.


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…”


Here Be Monsters: A Report from Berlin

It’s true that the fantasy of the sovereign nation-state has monopolized the political imaginary of the recent past, dominating the twentieth century and rippling into ours. But the prognosis for its future doesn’t look so great…