Let’s, for a moment, argue that art and politics (as we currently practise their convergent theories, and – with a secondary disclaimer – specifically in western visual art terminologies) has its roots in Italy. We’ll point out how the artists’ manifesto was the first real example of the merging of art and politics in the form of the art object, and that it was The Founding and Manifesto of Futurism (published in Bologna in 1909)… [read more »]
This Thursday Aboveground Animation at Ramiken Crucible presents a one-night screening of video and animation by twenty-five artists from around the globe.
Featuring new work by:
Monira Al Qadiri, Hugo Arcier, Robert Bittenbender, Cecilia Bonilla, Cody Critcheloe, Kathleen Daniel, Bruno Dicolla, Barry Doupe, Erin Dunn, Casey Jane Ellison, Steve Emmons, Lauren Gregory, Ryan Whittier Hale, Riley Hooker, Justin Kelly, Clara Kim, Rhett LaRue, Amy Lockhart, Leigha Mason, Krystof Pesek, William Rockel, Jacolby Satterwhite, Leilah Weinraub, Lale Westvind, and Xavier Valentine.
Thursday, September 6th @ 8PM
389 Grand St. NYC
For more information visit www.abovegroundanimation.com or www.ramikencrucible.com