Parsons School of Design presents “Anywhere and Elsewhere,” A Free Two Day Conference Event


image: Sreshta Rit Premnath, A Lapcha in Humla, Nepal, 2016,  Credit (© Sreshta Rit Premnath 2016)

Parsons School of Design presents:
Anywhere and elsewhere: art at the outermost limits of location-specificity
curated by Sean Lowry and Simone Douglas

Thursday, November 17, 2016, 9:30am–6pm and Friday, November 18, 10am–6pm
Parsons Fine Arts
Wollman Hall, Room B500
Eugene Lang Building
65 West 11th Street
New York

Artists are increasingly moving beyond the white cube to activate spaces, places and times well beyond the limits of traditional exhibition circuits. Theis two-day conference will explore the challenge of exhibiting, viewing and evaluating art located elsewhere in space and time. how do we find appropriate language for discussing projects that straddle art and other realms of knowledge? How do we account for art’s omnivorous ability to traverse diverse forms, spaces and places?

Featuring presentations by: Megan Smith; David Griffin; Sreshta Rit Premnath; Franklin Collective; Re-sited (Melissa Bianca Amore & William Stover); Susan R. Greene; Frank J Miles; Sylvia Schwenk; EIDIA House; Livia Daza Paris; Radhika Subramaniam Sara Morawetz; Atif Akin; Michelle Lewis-King; Tricia Flanagan; Steve Maher; Standard Practice; Brad Buckley; Anne Gaines and Nadia Williams;Ayodamola Okunseinde and Salome Asega; Karen Frostig; Marta Jecu; Frauke Materlik; Daniel Cherrin; Jane Philbrick; and Tatlo (Sara Jimenez & Jade Yumang)

Presented by: Parsons School of Design, Project Anywhere & the University of Newcastle

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