Suggested Readings

Currently Reading:

Previously Read:

  • Invisible Cities, Italo Calvino
  • Guy Debord, “Towards a Situationist International” (1957)

Suggested Future Readings

  • Nicolas Bourriaud, Relational Aesthetics (1998)
  • Learning from Hangzhou, Mathieu Borysevicz
  • Infinite City, Rebecca Solnit
  • Atlas of Remote Islands , Judith Schalansky
  • The Interventionists handbook, Users’ Manual for the Creative Disruption of Everyday Life, Edited by Nato Thompson and Gregory Sholette
  • The Lure of the Local: Senses of Place in a Multicentered Society, Lucy LippardThe Poet’s Freedom; A Notebook on Making, Susan Stewart
  • The Production of Space, Henri Lefebvre
  • Cultural Hijack: Rethinking Intervention, Ben Perry
  • Irmgard Emmelhainz, “Art and the Cultural Turn: Farewell to Committed, Autonomous Art?,” e-flux journal #42.
  • Geert Lovink and Ned Rossiter (eds.), MyCreativity Reader: A Critique of Creative Industries (Amsterdam: Institute of Network Cultures, 2007).
  • Allan Kaprow, “Notes on the Elimination of the Audience” (1966)
  • Joseph Beuys, “I am Searching for Field Character” (1973)
  • Guy Debord, Society of the Spectacle (1967)
  • Herbert Marcuse, One-Dimensional Man (1964), selections
  • Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri, Multitude: War and Democracy in the Age of Empire (2005)
  • Grant Kester, Conversation Pieces: Community and Communication in Modern Art (2004)
  • Richard Sennett, “The Myth of a Purified Community,” The Uses of Disorder: Personal Identity and City Life (1970)
  • Raymond Williams, “Community,” Keywords: A Vocabulary of Culture and Society (1983)
  • Claire Bishop, Artificial Hells: Participatory Art and the Politics of Spectatorship (2012)
  • Jacques Rancière, The Emancipated Spectator (2009 [2004])
  • Dave Hickey
  • Chris kraus
  • Adorno
  • mira schor
  • luc sante
  • Arthur danto

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