NEW PROPOSITIONS ON CURATORIAL PRACTICE: THE MAKING OF THE 11th SHANGHAI BIENNALE – TESS MAUNDER

18 May 2017 – Ocula

Einstein and Bergson in Three Acts: On Physics and Philosophy (Act I: The Debate). Text by Jimena Canales and read by Raqs Media Collective for the first Theory Opera program of the 11th Shanghai Biennale (12 November 2016–12 March 2017), November, 2016. Courtesy the author.

Einstein and Bergson in Three Acts: On Physics and Philosophy (Act I: The Debate). Text by Jimena Canales and read by Raqs Media Collective for the first Theory Opera program of the 11th Shanghai Biennale (12 November 2016–12 March 2017), November, 2016. Courtesy the author.

“Rather than imagining the Biennale as an event in a singular venue, Raqs’ curatorial approach from the very beginning was to circumvent the expectations of structure that biennales usually adhere to. The Infra-curatorial projects, Theory Opera events and the 51 Personae, project alongside the artistic practices of over 90 artists, situates Why Not Ask Again as an engaging extension of the historical lineages set up in the field of contemporary curatorial practice…”

NEW PROPOSITIONS ON CURATORIAL PRACTICE: THE MAKING OF THE 11th SHANGHAI BIENNALE – TESS MAUNDER

 

 

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