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Experiencia 3

  • de Carvalho F
    Artwork
    Submitted

Telegarden, Ars Electronica Museum, Linz Austria.

  • The Telegarden is an art installation that allows web users to view and interact with a remote garden filled with living plants. Members can plant, water, and monitor the progress of seedlings via the tender movements of an industrial robot arm.
    Artwork
    Submitted

Taipei tomorrow's a lake again

  • Artwork
    Submitted

Insertions into Ideological Circuits

  • Meireles C
    With his Insertions into Ideological Circuits -- banknotes and soda pop bottles bearing non-authorized inscriptions, recycled back into their distribution systems, in the early 1970s-- Cildo Meireles was one artist who pioneered other worlds or "circuits" where art could be sustained and prosper, with a deliberately impaired coefficient of specific visibility. I see this recycling work as exemplary of repurposing art-sustaining environments rather than expanding the existent ones. To an extent comparable to Torres Garcia, Meireles has inspired a generation of practitioners in Latin America, anxious to restore art's use value, which they insert directly into spheres of activity often far from the northerly artworld. Buenos Aires-based artist and activist Hugo Vidal's ongoing "insertions" are exemplary of this usological turn, and are embedded in that art-historical lineage as well as the political context of democratizing Argentina's public sphere. Vidal has made it his task to ensure that Julio Lopez -- a desaparecido who survived the dictatorship and who was again "disappeared" after being called as a witness in 2005, despite an ostensible return to democracy -- does not disappear from public memory. Using the label of the popular LOPEZ brand of wine as a kind of free signifier, and supermarket shelves as a kind of frame, he stamps the words "Aparición con vida de Julio," and leaves the readymade label to complete and punctuate the demand. In a kind of literal way, he allows the subaltern to signify. This type of intervention, though discrete in one respect, operates very much on the 1:1 scale, and is strikes me as exemplary of the promises of social practice. - Stephen Wright
    Artwork
    Submitted

Réseaux de stoppages(Network of Stoppages)

  • Artwork
    Submitted

The Large Glass

  • Duchamp M
    Artwork
    Submitted

Headless

Museum of Contemporary African Art

Surrealist Forest

  • Dalí S
    Artwork
    Submitted

RMB CITY-A Secondlife City Planning

  • "RMB CITY"6mins/2007/3D AnimationDirector: China Tracy3D Engineer: Rivers Singh3D Production: arcXchangeMusic: ME:MO
    Audiovisual
    Submitted

Barack Obama: 'A More Perfect Union' (Full Speech)

Ballet Mecanique

  • victorsanz
    imágenes móviles de Fernand Léger y sincronía musical de George Antheil (1924)
    Audiovisual
    Submitted
    antheil, ballet, leger, mecanique

"Thriller" (original upload)

"The Abolition of Work and Other Essays

  • Black B
    Book
    Submitted
    Loom Panics Unlimited
    0915179415

Superart

  • Oliva AB
    Book
    Submitted
    Giancarlo Politi Editore
    8878160237
    illustrated edition

Der große Preis: Kunst zwischen Markt und Celebrity

  • Graw I
    Book
    Submitted
    DUMONT Literatur und Kunst Verlag
    3832190074
    1

Breakout: Chinese Art Outside China

  • Chiu M
    Book
    Submitted
    Charta
    8881586398

The Language of New Media

  • Manovich L
    Book
    Submitted
    MIT Press
    0262632551
    New edition

The Political Theory of Possessive Individualism: Hobbes to Locke

  • Macpherson CB
    Book
    Submitted
    Oxford Paperbacks
    0198810849

The End of Work: The Decline of the Global Labor Force and the Dawn of the Post-market Era

  • Rifkin J
    Book
    Submitted
    Jeremy P Tarcher
    1585423130
    2nd Revised edition

Reclaiming Work: Beyond the Wage-based Society

  • Gorz A
    Book
    Submitted
    Polity Press
    0745621287

In Praise of Idleness: And Other Essays

  • Russell B
    Book
    Submitted
    Routledge
    0415325064
    2

The Crying of Lot 49

  • Pynchon T
    Book
    Submitted
    Vintage Classics
    0099532611
    New edition

An Atlas of Radical Cartography

  • Bhagat A, Mogel L
    Book
    Submitted
    Journal of Aesthetics and Protest Press
    0979137721

The $12 Million Stuffed Shark: The Curious Economics of Contemporary Art

  • Thompson D
    Book
    Submitted
    Aurum Press Ltd
    1845133021

Logic and Knowledge Essays 1901-1950

  • Bertrand R
    Book
    Submitted
    George Allan & Unwin Ltd
    First Edition

Études de psychologie sociale

  • Tarde G
    Book
    Submitted
    Adamant Media Corporation
    0543986705

The Tao of Pooh

  • Hoff B
    Book
    Submitted
    Egmont Books Ltd
    1405204265
    New edition

Performance Art in China

  • Berghuis TJ
    Book
    Submitted
    Timezone 8
    9889926598
    illustrated edition

Mind, Self and Society

  • Mead
    Book
    Submitted
    Chicago University Press
    0226516687
    New edition