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“The publication is a result and a recapitulation a two-year collaborative platform that explored practices through which art reaches its audience and their significance for broader relations between art and society, focusing on four thematic strands: the history of exhibitions, artists’ texts, conceptual design, typography, and institutional archives. The book consists of three chapters; the first chapter contains of a chronology of the overall project events and exhibitions of the past two years. The second chapter is a reader of newly commissioned essays and reprints of relevant historical texts written or selected for the book around the issue of the former East. The third section is a documentation of the closing exhibition in Zagreb.”
Essays and interviews by G. M. Tamás, kuda.org & Hito Steyerl, Ovidiu Tichindeleanu, Renata Salecl, Boris Buden, Ozren Pupovac, Maciej Gdula, Gal Kirn, Hedwig Saxenhuber, Elena Filipovic.
Artist’s writings and documents from Miklós Erdély, Dóra Maurer, Goran Đorđević, Andreas Fogarasi, Guerilla Art Action Group, Tibor Hajas, Sanja Iveković, Andreja Kulunčić, David Maljković, Dimitrije Bašičević Mangelos, Vlado Martek, Piet Mondrian, Ciprian Mureşan, Deimantas Narkevičius, Novi Kolektivizam, Andrzej Partum, Gyula Pauer, Tamás St.Auby, Tomo Savić – Gecan, Sean Snyder, Mladen Stilinović, Bálint Szombathy, Milan Trenc, Ultra-red, GEFF, Radoslav Putar, and Symposium Wroclaw ’70.
Edited by What, How & for Whom/WHW [Ivet Ćurlin, Ana Dević, Nataša Ilić, Sabina Sabolović], Dóra Hegyi & Zsuzsa László [tranzit.hu], Magdalena Ziółkowska & Katarzyna Słoboda [Muzeum Sztuki w Łodzi], and new media center_kuda.org
Publisher What, How & for Whom/WHW, Zagreb, 2010
ISBN 9535595113, 9789535595113