Pavlensky is a man you may remember for nailing his scrotum to the Red Square, wrapping himself up in barbed wire or cutting off his earlobe. Each of these actions is thought through and well designed, though.
Ha-Joon Chang will discuss the limitations of economics as it is practised today and suggest ways to make it better serve the humanity.
Free Word’s Weather Stations writer-in-residence, Xiaolu Guo visited Poland this month. Here is her diary from the trip.
Seminar with Igor Stokfiszewski in the cycle “Poland for Beginners” on contemporary Polish critical art.
Believe it or not, a new artistic turn has been just born. Or it was just nicknamed: kino-sztuka. You can also call it the cinematographic turn in visual arts.
The wave of social movements that swept across Southern Europe in 2011 left a deep impression on Igor Stokfiszewski.
Can critical art influence social and political processes in Russia? How independent is art in Russia? Do artists give in to self-censorship and resignation? Or will an artistic spring follow?