ADPD Lecture: Gregory Sholette, “Gifts of Resistance: DIY Avant-Garde as Social Intervention”

Gregory Sholette is an artist and writer whose publications include It’s The Political Economy, Stupid co-edited with Oliver Ressler, Dark Matter: Art and Politics in an Age of Enterprise Culture, both Pluto Press UK. His past books include Collectivism After Modernism with Blake Stimson, and The Interventionists with Nato Thompson. His recent art exhibitions include Collectibles, Action Figures and Objects, at Station Independent Gallery, Imaginary Archive: Graz, Rotor Art Center, Graz, Austria; NY; Exposed Pipe at the American University Beirut art gallery; Torrent for Printed Matter Books in Chelsea; iDrone for cyberartspace.net; and Fifteen Islands for Robert Moses at the Queens Museum. Sholette is an Associate of the Art, Design and the Public Domain program at the Graduate School of Design Harvard University, a member of the Curriculum Committee of Home WorkSpace Beirut, and a faculty member of  the Queens College Art Department, City University of New York where he helped establish the new MFA Concentration SPQ or Social Practice Queens: http://www.socialpracticequeens.org/

http://gregorysholette.com

http://darkmatterarchives.net

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