Tag: Raqs Media Collective

  • Art Agenda Review: “Why Not Ask Again” 11th Shanghai Biennale

    Art Agenda Review: “Why Not Ask Again” 11th Shanghai Biennale

    At the 11th Shanghai Biennale, it isn’t possible to take a photograph without capturing people; the vast Power Station of Art—an electric plant turned kunsthalle since 2012—is busy throughout the preview day and public opening. The curators, Raqs Media Collective, have titled this edition of the biennale “Why Not Ask Again: Arguments, Counter-arguments, and Stories,” […]

  • On Performa 2013 Artforum Slant

    Performa 2013发生在这样一个年份: 自拍现象(selfie)成为被反复讨论的文化症候群,表演与观看在大众文化中达到高度自觉,自我审视与社会性表演无孔不入地互渗。这些表演最私密、也最遥远;极尽可能地泛滥,却精确地测绘着观看政治的形状与边界。