Art/Law Features and Related Events

Lawrence Abu Hamdan Natq (Impossible Speech) MIT ACT Spring Lecture Series Monday March 15 2021

Monday, March 15 Virtual Event Time TBD Lawrence Abu Hamdan presents ‘Natq’, a live audiovisual essay on the politics and possibilities of reincarnation. Through listening closely to “xenoglossy” (the impossible speech of reincarnated subjects), this performance explores a collectivity of lives who use reincarnation to negotiate their condition at the threshold of the law—people for…

ALN Social + Collaborative Conversations feat. Adelita Husni-Bey Online 5 March 2021

The Art/Law Network is hosting a social event, with collaborative conversations and the showcasing of member Adelita Husni-Bey’s recent work ‘Chiron’ (2018). The first part we will be screening Adelita’s Husni-Bey’s work (18 mins), followed by a discussion of the film with the artist. Then we will get into break out rooms where participants will…

The Art of Mass Decarceration: Bryonn Bain in conversation with Carey Young Thursday 25 February 2021

The Art of Mass Decarceration: Bryonn Bain in conversation with Carey Young – Thursday 25 February 2021, 7.00-8.30pm on Zoom Please join for The Art of Mass Decarceration: Bryonn Bain in conversation with Carey Young on Thursday 25 February from 7.00-8.30pm on Zoom. Join for a dialogue about the power of the arts as a tool for building movements…

Alex Reynolds: There Is a Law, There Is a Hand, There Is a Song Guggenheim Bilbao February 19–June 13 2021

Alex Reynolds There Is a Law, There Is a Hand, There Is a Song February 19–June 13, 2021 Guggenheim Bilbao Abandoibarra et.2 48001 Bilbao Spain www.guggenheim-bilbao.eus Curated by Manuel Cirauqui The work of artist and filmmaker Alex Reynolds (b. 1978, Bilbao) is constantly driven to explore our modes of relation and affection, particularly as they…

FACT Online Conversations – Frameworks for Resilience Thursday 11-25 February 2021

Join FACT for a series of online conversations contemplating the world we are creating, destroying and the systems behind this. About this Event Session One: Ecological Empathy – Thu 11 Feb / 14:00 Session Two: Climate Justice from De-Colonialist Perspectives – Thu 18 Feb / 13:00 Session Three: Migration and Adaptation – Thu 25 Feb…

As for Protocols Seminar Series Vera List Centre September 14 2020 – May 3 2021

YEAR ONE OF AS FOR PROTOCOLS – see webpage for more information A series of 6 seminars and a closing symposium, presented from September 2020 through May 2021, As for Protocols is structured as a one-long open curriculum. Led by The New School faculty and Vera List Center staff, each monthly seminar in this two…

Pattern Recognition Colloquium Centre for the Arts Northeastern University January 21 2021 9am-12pm EST

Thursday | January 21 | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST | Zoom Democratic values such as those contained in the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and human rights conventions are increasingly being sidelined, as print media and verbal communication shifts to digitized visual vocabularies and quantitative methods of prediction. In some cases, black letter law and established…

Launch Index Journal No 2 LAW Friday 23 October 2020

The editors invite you to join us for the launch of Index Journal, Issue No. 2 LAW, guest edited by Desmond Manderson and Ian McLean, to be launched by – Linda Mulcahy (Oxford Law Faculty, University of Oxford) & James Parker (Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne) 5pm, Friday 23 October 2020 (AEST) Register Now…

Rice Architecture Presents the Fall 2020 Lecture Series – Race Social Justice and Allyship 26 August – 11 November 2020

Rice Architecture Fall 2020 Lectures are part of an initiative to acknowledge, understand, and act on systemic racism in the built environment. Invited designers, scholars, and activists will speak on the relationship between race, architecture, and, by extension, related questions of social equity, environmental justice, and gender parity. The aim of the lecture series is…

Brighton Artists Network – Artists Call Out!

Join Brighton Artists Network and become a part of Brighton’s only artist-led, city-wide, interdisciplinary artist network. We are looking to build a city-wide artist network. WE WANT TO CREATE: – a space for artists of all disciplines to connect and collaborate – a democratic, artist-led organisation which empowers artists to take the lead in matters…

COVID-19 Art/Law COMMUNITY

Check our ‘Community‘ page for various activities in response to the Cover-19 crisis.

UNDER MULTIPLE SUNS at Art Activisms Research Workshop #04 Birmingham School of Art March 4 2020

UNDER MULTIPLE SUNS is being screened this week at Art Activisms Research Workshop #04 (Practice-Based Research and Social Impact) in an event with Mohamad Hafeda, Roma Piotrowskaat and Anthony Downey, at Birmingham School of Art, Main Lecture Theatre, on March 4th from 5pm. Under Multiple Suns ​Documentary Film written and directed Helene Kazan 15min. 2018 Through combined human…

Violence, Aesthetics, Anthropocenes: Colonialism Racism Extractivism Workshop LSE London 6-7 April 2020

Violence, Aesthetics, Anthropocenes: Colonialism, Racism, Extractivism Workshop (6-7 April 2020), London School of Economics (LSE) Convened and chaired by Dr Eray Çaylı, with Dr Christine Okoth, Dr Ignacio Acosta, Dr Helene Kazan, and Dr Manca Bajec as discussants. Attendance as participant (on 7 April, open only to doctoral candidates): please apply by 16 March 2020; see…

University of Michigan Museum of Art Winter 2020 Season

Events by University of Michigan.  In advance of the 2020 US election, UMMA begins a year-long investigation into the practices, threats to, and performance of democracy and the law in a series of exhibitions and programs. Cullen Washington’s monumental series “Agoras” ruminates on public life Cullen Washington, Jr.: The Public Square looks back to the…

Art & Law Program New York City 17-19 April 2020

Dates for the Art & Law Program. The Spring 2020 three-day intensive/colloquium will take place on the weekend of April 17, 18 and 19, each day from 10am to 6pm. The three-day intensive will be held at the Cornell Art Architecture Planning<https://clancco.us6.list-manage.com/track/click?u=015bf41f93ccc5ced7a71583f&id=ca38ac047b&e=45debf7eb9> headquarters at 26 Broadway in New York City. In the Spring 2020, the…

Brexit and the Occult: Gendered Ghosts of Empire Falmer 4 February 2020

Performance art at the University of Sussex 16.15-18.00, Arts A108 In 2018, artist collective Project O exhibited Saved (2018) at London’s Somerset House. The video-installation featured two women of colour in swimwear and plastic robes performing magical rituals in a post-apocalyptic watery wasteland. What might such an artwork mean in the midst of Brexit? Since…

CAN COPYRIGHT BE APPLIED TO STREET ART AND GRAFFITI? Middlesex University London 30 January 2020

CAN COPYRIGHT BE APPLIED TO STREET ART AND GRAFFITI?   JAN 30 5-7PM, CG76, MIDDLESEX UNIVERSITY LONDON An interdisciplinary panel convened by Susan Hansen and Alberto Duman. It is free and open to the public. Please come along if you’ll be in London! Bookings can be made via Eventbrite: https://copyright-street-art-graffiti.eventbrite.co.uk This panel marks the launch of the…

Imaginal Politics Imaginal Laws New School New York 1 – 2 February 2020

New School Klein Room (66 w. 12th Street) New York  

Trickle Down, A New Vertical Sovereignty Helen Knowles arebyte Gallery London 24 January – 26 February 2020

Trickle Down, A New Vertical Sovereignty Helen Knowles Opening Thursday 23 January 2020, 6-9pm  Exhibition runs 24 January – 26 February 2020 arebyte Gallery are pleased to announce Trickle Down, A New Vertical Sovereignty, a new body of work by UK based artist Helen Knowles. Trickle Down, A New Vertical Sovereignty is a tokenised four-screen…

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