Drawing Time, Reading Time Exhibition @ The Drawing Center, 11/15 - 1/12

Drawing Time, Reading Time Exhibition @ The Drawing Center, 11/15 – 1/12

This exhibition is organized simultaneously with Marking Language at Drawing Room, London (October 10–December 14, 2013) and a joint publication will be produced. This show features an international group of artists spanning the 1960s to today, all of whom are…

New | Media Archives @ NYU Nov. 15

New | Media Archives @ NYU Nov. 15

New | Media Archives w/ Lori Emerson + Ben Fino-Radin As part of NYU MCC’s Program Series Friday, November 15th 2013 | 5:00pm | 8th Fl. 239 Greene St | See Map How do we preserve an obsolete technology? How do…

Left to Right: reDANCE, founded by Sara Wookey; Photo: Antoinette Mooy. Julie Tolentino, THE SKY REMAINS THE SAME: Ron Athey’s Self Obliteration # 1, 2011; Performance; Photo: Thomas Qualmann. Simon Courchel in a canary torsi’s “The People to Come,” 2012; Photo: Julieta Cervantes. Jennifer Monson, Live Dancing Archive, 2013; Photo: Courtesy the artist [via New Museum]

Archival Programming @ The New Museum, Nov. through Jan.

New Museum R&D Season: Archives Spearheaded by the Department of Education and Public Engagement, New Museum R&D (Research and Development) Seasons connect various projects in the galleries, Theater, and Resource Center around a new organizing theme each fall and spring….

Feminist & Technological Archives - Video Dialogue: Lynn Hershman Leeson & B. Ruby Rich, 10/29

Feminist & Technological Archives – Video Dialogue: Lynn Hershman Leeson & B. Ruby Rich, 10/29

Video Dialogue: Lynn Hershman Leeson & B. Ruby Rich Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at 7:00 pm Wollman Hall (B500), 65 West 11th Street The School of Media Studies at The New School is proud to present: A conversation between B. Ruby Rich and the…

Matthew Battles on "Library: An Unquiet History" @ Bklyn Library 11/3

Matthew Battles on “Library: An Unquiet History” @ Bklyn Library 11/3

Sunday, November 3, 2013 1:30PM Brooklyn Central Library, Information Commons Lab Mathew Battles discusses his book Library: An Unquiet History, offering a distinguished portrait of the library, its endurance and destruction throughout history. Battles traces how the library’s meaning was…

Rethinking Power with Foucault, and Beyond?

Join a round table discussion on 23 October 2013, Wednesday, 6PM-8PM at the The New School for Social Research 80 Fifth Ave., Room G 802, New York City. Speakers include: Frédéric Gros (University of Paris XII) Bernard E. Harcourt (University of Chicago and…

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Oct. 24: Librarians and Archivists to Palestine

From Molly Fair of the Interference Archive… NYC Report Back: Librarians and Archivists to Palestine Thursday October 24th 7-9pm Bluestockings 172 Allen St, between Stanton and Rivington *This space is wheelchair accessible. Please see the Bluestockings website for more accessibility…

The Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU presents Chitra Ganesh and Mariam Ghani, 10/10 6:30pm

The Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU presents Chitra Ganesh and Mariam Ghani, 10/10 6:30pm

Artists Chitra Ganesh and Mariam Ghani have collaborated since 2004 on the project Index of the Disappeared, which is both a physical archive of post-9/11 disappearances and a mobile platform for public dialogue. Index also stages visual and poetic interventions to circulate fragments of our archive in…

New York Archives Week, October 6-12, 2013

New York Archives Week, October 6-12, 2013

http://nycarchivists.org/Resources/Documents/2013_ART_NewYorkArchivesWeek_Calendar.pdf

Radical Presence: Archiving Performance Art for the Future

Radical Presence: Archiving Performance Art for the Future

By some work of serendipity, I saw that The NYU Fales Library & Special Collections were hosting an event that sounded fascinating and completely aligned with the themes and issues we are exploring in this class. It was last minute,…