In South Africa, approximately 500,000 rapes, murders and beatings are committed against women every year.1 Many of these are carried out against black lesbian women, including hate crimes and practices of ‘corrective rape’.2 Zanele Muholi is a South African visual activist and creator of Inkanyiso, an activist platform that exposes the realities of black LGBTI individuals in South Africa. This month, she’s in New York as part of Brooklyn Museum’s Isibonelo/Evidence show, travelling with three… [read more »]
Absolute Vitality Inc. (Keller/Kosmas), Simon Denny, Yngve Holen, Ilja Karilampi, Nedberg & Kantun, Katja Novitskova, Halvor Rønning, Timur Si-Qin, Spring Break, Anne de Vries, Phillip Zach
The BFI #BuildFutureInvestments has moved to the Downtown ArtHouse, a new space in Downtown Miami, and is pleased to announce the opening of new Weird Miami programming with the exhibition Shell-Reflexive and a bus tour led by art space Spring Break.
Inspired by Miami’s relationship to Art Basel Miami Beach, the yearly art event that transforms the city into an international arena of art and commerce, Shell-Reflexive operates on a principle of self-reflexivity seeking to inhabit the mechanisms that convert meaning into monetary value in the cycle of art.
Dec. 4, 2012 – Jan. 15, 2013
Opening reception: Tue. Dec. 4, 6-9pm
Art Basel VIP tour: Fri. Dec. 7, 9-12pm
Weird Miami bus tour: Sat. Dec. 8
@ Bas Fisher Invitational (BFI)
122 NE 11th Street, Miami FL.
*Bus tour locations are not disclosed, but will take place on Sat. Dec. 8. To book a seat contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Don’t forget to #artselfie