HFT The Gardener
Suzanne Treister's HFT The Gardener is a project comprising of multiple bodies of work by the fictional character Hillel Fischer Traumberg; extending Treister's fascination with esoteric translation, the cybernetics of consciousness, and the hallucinatory aesthetics that radiate from real-world circulations of power.
Viewing Copy is an exhibition showing the work of Auto Italia for the first time in Cairo, presenting the collective practice of the organisation through re-considering two past projects; Auto Italia LIVE: Double Dip Concession and My Skin Is At War With A World Of Data.
Bid now on Richard John Jones (@the_fist_of_charm) + Michael Oswell’s ‘Performative Silences”, 2014 - part of the on @paddle8. A unique piece forming part of a series of 4 flags. 'Performative Silences' was originally produced for the exhibition 'Blending Blending Never Ending' - a solo presentation by former director/artist Richard John Jones at Galerie Fons Welters, Amsterdam in 2014. http://ow.ly/d/5316
The City and its Double
A new text from Research Center for Proxy Politics – The City and its Double: On the City of London Corporation and the Origins of Contemporary Governance – is a journey into the guts of the City of London Corporation.
Recent Work by Artists
Recent Work by Artists is a collaborative project investigating how artists’ workspace might function today - taking the form of installation, image production, office design, events and a catalogue.
Auto Italia Benefit Auction
Discover more about the organisation's first benefit auction, to mark the occasion of Auto Italia launching a permanent project space in London, featuring work from 29 leading artists: collaborators, directors and friends of the organisation. Proceeds will fund Auto Italia’s vital programmes championing emerging artistic talent.
On Coping: A Reading for Liverpool
It’s time to work together and find new strategies. What can we learn through empathy, prophecies, tarot and speculation? What systems are available to us to hijack and redirect value? As the elite closes in, let’s create our own spaces for autonomy and creative production.
Syria Mobile Phone Festival at Hailweed
This first independent screening of this year's Syria Mobile Film Festival in London on July 28th follows on from the Festival's participation in Auto Italia's exhibition programme Hailweed. The event will include a screening of '4th Floor' by Majd Al-Hamwi and Lawand Zaza, followed by a series of short films developed through the Festival's workshops and grants programmes.
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.
Last weekend to catch - open today & tomorrow 12-5pm with Aimar Arriola, Research Center for Proxy Politics, Syria Mobile Film Festival and Suzanne Treister