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N.E.W.S. Bibliography

Surrealist Forest

  • Dalí S
    Artwork
    Submitted

Headless

Museum of Contemporary African Art

Réseaux de stoppages(Network of Stoppages)

  • Artwork
    Submitted

Taipei tomorrow's a lake again

  • 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

Experiencia 3

  • de Carvalho F
    Artwork
    Submitted

The Large Glass

  • Duchamp M
    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

RMB CITY-A Secondlife City Planning

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

"Thriller" (original upload)

Ballet Mecanique

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

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

Snap Judgements: New Positions in Contemporary African Photography

  • Enwezor O
    Book
    Submitted
    Steidl
    3865212247
    illustrated edition

Dialectic of Enlightenment

  • Book
    Submitted
    Stanford University Press
    0804736332
    1

Discipline and Punish - The Birth of The Prison

  • Foucalt M, Sheridan A
    Book
    Submitted
    Random House USA Inc
    0679752552
    2nd Vintage Books ed

Supercapitalism: The Transformation of Business, Democracy, and Everyday Life

  • Reich RB
    Book
    Submitted
    Tantor Media, Inc
    1400134617
    Library ed

The Archaeology of Knowledge & The Discourse on Language

  • Foucault M
    Book
    Submitted
    Pantheon
    0394711068

Farewell to post-colonialism

  • guanmei shu G
    Book
    Submitted
    Guangdong Museum of Art
    7810837699, 9787810837699

A Hacker Manifesto

  • Wark MK
    Book
    Submitted
    Harvard Univ.

The Origins of Totalitarianism

  • Arendt H
    Book
    Submitted
    Harvest Books
    0156701537

The Manifesta Decade: Debates on Contemporary Art Exhibitions and Biennials in Post-Wall Europe

  • Vanderlinden B
    Book
    Submitted
    MIT Press
    0262220768

The Crying of Lot 49

  • Pynchon T
    Book
    Submitted
    Vintage Classics
    0099532611
    New edition

Praise of Folly

  • LEVI ERASMUS&
    Book
    Submitted
    Longman
    0140446087
    New Ed

World Art Studies: Exploring Concepts and Approaches

  • Damme WV
    Book
    Submitted
    Valiz
    9078088222
    illustrated edition

Postmodern Fables

  • Lyotard J-F
    Book
    Submitted
    University of Minnesota Press
    0816625557
    New edition

Cindy and Nkuli, from “Beauty is in the Eye of the Beholder,”

Chinese Contemporary Art: 7 Things You Should Know

  • Chiu M
    Book
    Submitted
    Art Issue Editions, AW Asia
    0978576438

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

  • Thompson D
    Book
    Submitted
    Aurum Press Ltd
    1845133021

The Theory of Communicative Action, Volume 2: Lifeworld and System: A Critique of Functionalist Reason

  • Habermas J
    Book
    Submitted
    Beacon Press
    080701401X