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Radio web MACBA: interview with Marina Gržinić #277

About biopower and necropolitics, about borders+volumes, corpus and corpses about intestines and holograms, and about the disturbing miniaturisation of affect and empathy.

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New Book: Arte – Política – Resistencia

Tjaša Kancler
Ediciones t.i.c.t.a.c., Barcelona 2018

Repensar las relaciones entre la antigua Europa del Este y el Occidente, los años tras la caída del Muro de Berlín en los que la política ha adoptado las formas más extremas de dominación de la subjetividad mediante técnicas biomoleculares y semióticas, las medidas de austeridad y de exclusión, la guerra y la muerte, implica abrir espacios de pensamiento más allá de convenciones académicas y reflexionar sobre la cada vez mayor importancia del arte y la cultura para la economía desregulada y la dinámica de despolitización que se produce y reproduce continuamente, no solo económica y políticamente, sino también institucionalmente […]

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Suspicious, implicated agencies: gender mutants, decolonial transfeminist, militant filmmakers, radical theoreticians, migrant sex workers

12.10.2018, Maribor

SCREENING PROGRAM curated by Marina Gržinić and Tjaša Kancler

This program focuses on gender multiple borders and sex as politics. The program puts under question the regime of Whiteness, EU politics of segregation and expulsion, hidden histories. It as well talks about work: to be an artist, theoretician and sex worker. How much resistance against exploitation, racism, dispossession, and misery these positions can produce? What are the forms of these resistances? A militant theater, performance, documentary, a burlesque or an intervention on the street, in the classroom?

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Exhibition “Current signs”

Exhibition “Current signs” with Pablo Chiereghin, Anetta Mona Chişa & Lucia Tkáčová, Johannes Gierlinger, Marina Gržinić & Aina Šmid, Siggi Hofer, Sekretariat für Geister, Archivpolitiken und Lücken (SKGAL), Klub Zwei, Milan Mijalkovic, Ryts Monet, monochrom, Ivette Mrova Zub, Yoshinori Niwa, UBERMORGEN, Flora Watzal, Christina Werner, WochenKlausur. 
curator Enar de Dios Rodriguez

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Trouble Diaries: A Political Statement

Trouble Diaries: a political statement is a series of exhibition exploring the unique positions and approaches of women artists from around the world. This traveling exhibition aims to examine new conceptual positions in female aesthetics after post-feminism theory through a selection of videos, film, photography, installation, sculpture, painting and drawings.[…]

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Regimes of Invisibility in Contemporary Art, Theory and Culture. Image, Racialization, History

Editors: Gržinić, Marina, Stojnić, Aneta, Šuvaković, Miško (Eds.)
Palgrave Macmillan, London, 2017

This book places a focus on the regimes of in/visibility and representation in Europe and offers an innovative perspective on the topic of global capitalism in relation to questions of race, class, gender and migration, as well as historicization of biopolitics and (de)coloniality.[…]

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Marina Gržinić and Aina Šmid: Radical Contemporaneity

by Mika Maruyama

Kunstraum Lakeside in the state of Carinthia in southern Austrian, near the border of Slovenia, provided a suitable setting to look back at the long-term collaboration between Slovenian artists Marina Gržinić and Aina Šmid, who have also been active, respectively, as philosopher and researcher, art historian and writer.[…]

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Bilokacija (Bilocation) (1990)

Post-socialism + Retroavant garde + Irwin, video, 1997

Deklica z oranžo (The Girl With Orange) (1987)

Moscow Portraits (1990)

Cindy Sherman or Hysteria Production Presents a Reconstruction of Sherman’s Photographs (1984)

Trenutki odločitve (Moments of Decision) (1985)

Labirint (Labyrinth) (1993)