Platform for Pedagogy lectures – Archives and Activism, Project Projects: As of 10.15.12, Negotiate: Exhibitions and Social Space
Platform for Pedagogy is a group that publicizes and promotes public lectures, symposia and related cultural events in and around New York City. Their aim is to cultivate cross-disciplinary lecture attendance and open institutions to larger and more diverse publics.
Archives and Activism, October 12, 2012
This symposium addresses a range of issues attendant upon archives’ evolving relationships with activism and social justice, ownership and participatory archives, and what emerging technologies mean for the practice.
Project Projects: As of 10.15.12, October 16, 2012
Adam Michaels, Prem Krishnamurthy, and Rob Giampietro will speak about their multidisciplinary practice at design studio Project Projects. Combining a conceptual focus, a critical approach to visual form, and an expansive sense of the possibilities of contemporary design practice, the studio engages in varied modes of production across a wide range of media and scales.
Negotiate: Exhibitions and Social Space, October 17, 2012
With Axel Wieder, curator and writer; response by Felicity Scott, Columbia University GSAPP. Axel Wieder has taken part in numerous exhibitions and together with Jesko Fezer and Katja Reichard, he founded the “Pro qm” bookstore in Berlin, which is also a venue for experimental events in the field of art and urbanism