Journal

Autumn/Winter 2018

Afterall is pleased to present issue 46, Autumn/Winter 2018. Featuring the work of Kader Attia, Chto Delat, Mujeres Creando and Lee Wen, Afterall 46 considers ‘Reconstruction: Performance and Collective Action'.

Online

The Birth of a Nation: ‘India Re-Worlded’ at Gallery Odyssey

Roshan Kumar Mogali reflects on the recent exhibition ‘India Re-Worlded: Seventy Years of Investigating a Nation’ at Gallery Odyssey in Mumbai on the occasion of the seventieth anniversary of the country's independence.

Books

Glenn Ligon: Untitled (I Am a Man)

Drawing on cultural studies, philosophy and psychoanalysis, Gregg Bordowitz presents an in-depth exposition of Glenn Ligon’s Untitled (I am a Man) (1988) as it is both inspired by and departs from the labour movements it remembers.

Video of 10 Feb 2018 Exhibition Histories Talk where artist Maria Thereza Alves, museum director Don Genaro Amaro Altamirano and researcher Ana Bilbao discussed Alves’s 2012 project The Return of a Lake

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Exhibition Histories Talks: Maria Thereza Alves and Don Genaro Amaro Altamirano – video online

Maria Thereza Alves and Don Genaro Amaro Altamirano were joined by Ana Bilbao to discuss The Return of a Lake (2012), a work by Alves produced in collaboration with the Museo Comunitario del Valle de Xico, Mexico.

Book cover of Gregory Sholette's Delirium and Resistance: Activist Art and The Crisis of Capitalism

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Activism against Nostalgia and Self-Defeatism

Carlos Garrido Castellano reviews Gregory Sholette’s 2017 book Delirium and Resistance, using examples of activist organisations and projects to discuss questions of praxis in Sholette’s artistic, political and theoretical work.

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