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Read My Lips
Launching October 1st, Read My Lips is a survey exhibition of image-making, community activism and public works produced by the seminal AIDS activist art collective Gran Fury between 1987 and 1995.
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Josefin Arnell: Affirmations to puke with
The third text in a series from Margaret Haines and Josefin Arnell, Affirmations to puke with accompanies Arnell's film Gag reflex / i wanna puke in heaven on show at Auto Italia.
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WHITE PINK BROWN
WHITE PINK BROWN is the first public moment in the UK for a series of performance lectures by artist and composer Yun Ingrid Lee. The series explores the implications of regulatory systems implicit within the algorithms of biometric technology, and their context within a lineage of audio-visual systems employed to manage, manipulate, and in some instances, erase bodies.
Can’t wait to see you all for @atabey_mamita ‘s * A HOUSE OF ECSTATIC VIRALITY * a new dance and movement practice work produced in collaboration with volunteers and health professionals of @metrocharity Emerging Communities Programme, which engages members of the Latinx and Polish communities in London around HIV prevention and support. . This Saturday 1 December at 7pm for World AIDS Day. Tickets fully booked but email info@autoitaliasoutheast.org for waiting list! . Commissioned by Auto Italia as part of a series of events co-curated with @jackwobrien for that is open until December 16 2018, Thursday to Sunday 12-5pm. . Auto Italia x
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Josefin Arnell: Extract from diary / film production Autumn 2015 – Mothership Goes To Brazil
Published to accompany the project Sister said to Satan: my diary is too hot for you, this is the second text in a series from Margaret Haines and Josefin Arnell.
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MASS
MASS: a new project initiated during Auto Italia's one-month research residency at Cemeti Institute, Yogyakarta, Indonesia exploring the social and political possibilities within fandoms and fan culture.
studio visit treasure, with @ladydangfua
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Josefin Arnell: (Great ideas and stolen stuff)
The final text of the series by Margaret Haines and Josefin Arnell accompanying their exhibition Sister said to Satan: my diary is too hot for you at Auto Italia.
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Sister said to Satan: my diary is too hot for you
Sister said to Satan: my diary is too hot for you is a newly commissioned installation from artists Josefin Arnell and Margaret Haines, presenting a collection of moving image works, texts and posters exploring their shared interests in ideas of destiny, collective experience and mysticism.
All people with AIDS are innocent by Gran Fury suspended on Auto Italia’s facade and the banner hanging across Grant Street in front of the Henry Street Settlement Culture Center, Manhattan 1989. we’re open today 12-5pm
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Margaret Haines: Sex Without Threat
The fourth text in a series from Margaret Haines and Josefin Arnell accompanying their exhibition Sister said to Satan: my diary is too hot for you at Auto Italia.
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Words fail me
Words fail me is a newly commissioned project initiated by artist Adam Gallagher exploring how art is reckoned by language, and how its objects are spoken to or about.
Nice write up of the show + more about Gran Fury’s history in the Times Literary Supplement online by Jack Lowery. Come see the show this weekend as it enters it’s closing weeks, we’re open daily from 12-5pm!
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Daylight Management
Daylight Management is the first public moment in the UK of the Night Shifts project, a sprawling network of artists, researchers, scientists, night-shift workers and union representatives initiated and led by artist Martin Kohout.