Dream Babes - full schedule, 7-9th September
With our feet on Earth and our heads firmly in the sky, Dream Babes invites you to our host vessel from the 7th-9th September: a space to enact queer collectivity, imaging worlds we are for, together.
New Group Materialism
A new online exhibition at Tank.tv highlighting a range of works from 1973 to 2015, curated by Justin Polera, Jack O'Brien and Jeppe Ugelvig.
"This story exists only if you want it to"... Information Skies, launching October 4th at #autoitalia
Shu Lea Cheang in conversation with Victoria Sin
Golden Age Problems
Energy is only ever amassed collectively and so for any real transformation to take place we must not work alone. Let's dispense with notions of success and failure, and imagine alternative, independent entertainment formats.
'Notes after-before' by Special Tears (Cassandre Greenberg and Christopher Kirubi)
“Notes after-before” is a text performed by Special Tears (Cassandre Greenberg + Christopher Kirubi) as part of Dream Babes at Auto Italia, exploring the tropes of crying in its various iterations.
Drag is embodied speculative fiction, clubs are queer heterotopias, pornography is pedagogy, and queer collectivity is a means of survival.
Metahaven 'Information Skies' opening 4th October at #autoitalia, more info coming very soon to autoitaliasoutheast.org
From scientific fictions to postpornographic tales
In the lead up to the launch of Dream Babes, a new text by artist and filmmaker Eric Pussyboy discusses his relationship to historical narratives around trans bodies in biology and biotechnology, 20th century scientific practice and contemporary pornography.
Bringing together artists, writers and collective agencies to investigate notions of dependency and parasitic potential, Hailweed is the launch project for the new Auto Italia space, featuring work from Aimar Arriola, Research Centre for Proxy Politics, Syria Mobile Film Festival and Suzanne Treister.
#Metahaven, 'The Sprawl (Propaganda About Propaganda)' launching at on October 4th, more info coming soon -