Posts Tagged ‘Rebuild Foundation’

Screenplay for an Exhibition

A JOHNSON PUBLISHING STORY // REBUILD FOUNDATION By Patrick Landford Stephensen In an interview printed by the Kunstmuseum Basel, Theaster Gates—in regard to the value of the Johnson Publishing Company (JPC) archives featured in his exhibition, Black Madonna—stated, “The value is that the world wants to know more complex understandings of Blackness in the same[…]

CARLOS BUNGA // STONY ISLAND ARTS BANK

by Anastasia Karpova Tinari In Carlos Bunga’s Under the Skin, a colonnade of cardboard scaffolding fills and divides the high vaulted interior architecture of Theaster Gates’ newly-renovated Stony Island Arts Bank building. The Spain-based artist uses humble materials like cardboard and tape to create architectonic installations, in which the construction and deconstruction of the work[…]