SculptureCenter, In Practice: Total Disbelief Jan 16–Mar 23, 2020

In Practice: Total Disbelief Jan 16–Mar 23, 2020 SculptureCenter 44-19 Purves Street In Practice: Total Disbelief considers artistic engagements with dimensions of doubt as they contribute to the formation of social life. Across media, the works in the exhibition engage formal tools that uphold belief and produce what we consider to be true – narrative […]
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SculptureCenter: An Evening with Mariana Ortega, Dec. 6

An Evening with Mariana Ortega SculptureCenter Fri, Dec 6, 2019, 7pm 44-19 Purves Street Long Island City, NY 11101 The work of Mariana Ortega questions the notion of a univocal sense of self, suggesting what she calls a “multiplictious selfhood.” In her seminal book In-Between: Latina Feminist Phenomenology, Multiplicity, and the Self, Ortega provides a […]
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SculptureCenter: An Evening with Tony Cokes and Rindon Johnson, Wednesday, October 30

This screening brings together two recent video works by Tony Cokes and Rindon Johnson. Cokes’ Testament A: mf fka k-p x ke rip (2019), against a background of solid colors and beats, reads writer and filmmaker Kodwo Eshun’s “Mark Fisher Memorial Lecture” (2018). Johnson’s Among other things… (2019) is a video poem with original and found footage with closed […]
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SculptureCenter: Riet Wijnen – Conversation Six: Double-Lines, Tuesday, Sept. 17

Riet Wijnen’s Conversation Six: Double-Lines is a fictional dialogue centered around British Constructivist Marlow Moss (1889—1958) and Australian artist and pioneer of modernist painting Grace Crowley (1890—1979), featuring a third character, Pauline Oliveros (1932—2016), the American experimental composer, pioneer of electronic music, and humanitarian. Focusing on the lives of key female figures, Conversation Six: Double-Lines […]
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