ESSAYS

The essays or links here, to which we will add occasionally, are related to the Questioning Aesthetics Symposium series.

Questioning Aesthetics Symposium: Barcelona
“Arts Research & Aesthetics

Lara BALADI
Vox Populi website
BALADI__Archiving_as_Act_of_Resistance
BALADI–When_Seeing_is_Belonging

Aslı ÇAVUşOğLU
ASLI–Red-Red_link
Çavuşoğlu–Image#1
Çavuşoğlu–Image#2

Juan CANELA
www.juancanela.com
http://institut-kunst.ch/things-done/5-questions-to-juan-canela-2/
http://moussemagazine.it/undisciplined-form-knowledge-anselm-franke/
www.barproject.net
http://www.art-agenda.com/reviews/donna-huanca%E2%80%99s-%E2%80%9Clengua-de-bartolina-sisa%E2%80%9D/

Tracie COSTANTINO
Costantino–Aesthetics_and_the_Embodied_Mind

Mika ELO
https://www.researchcatalogue.net/view/59435/59450

Susanna HERTRICH
www.susannahertrich.com
www.ixdm.ch/portfolio/the-sensorium-of-animals
Sensorium.ixdm.ch
www.berlinartlink.com/2015/11/24/susanna-hertrich/
www.averyreview.com/issues/15/molecular-intimacy
dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3025055&dl=ACM&coll=DL&CFID=763475754&CFTOKEN=71842842
www.schader-stiftung.de/galerie/artikel/susanna-hertrich-fiktionen-und-sinnesapparate/
hyperallergic.com/255373/prosthetic-devices-for-the-modern-psyche/

Constanza MENDOZA
http://conniemendoza.de

Dieter MERSCH
MERSCH,Dieter–Aesthetic_Difference-On_the_’Wisdom’_of_the_Arts

Juliane REBENTISCH
Rebentisch,Juliane–FormsParticipation
Rebentisch,Juliane–Contemporaneity_ContemporaryArt

Theresa SCHUBERT
www.theresaschubert.com
https://vimeo.com/190888978
https://vimeo.com/96482142

Anita SEPPä
SEPPA- Losing_Hold_of_Experimenting-Insights_on_1st_Artistic_Research_Pavilion–Venice2015
Seppä–Presentation_UniArts_Helsinki
Seppä–How_Do_We_Talk_About_Art?–YouTube

Henk SLAGER
SLAGER–Pleasure_of_ResearchSLAGER-ExperimentalAesthetics

 

================================================================================================================================QUESTIONING AESTHETICS SYMPOSIUM:
“BLACK AESTHETICS”
Hampshire College, March 31 — April 1, 2017

Generously funded by Hampshire College, Transdisciplinary Aesthetics Foundation, Amherst College, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Five-College Lecture Fund, and American Society for Aesthetics.

Articles, etc. written or recommended by individual participants,
 so you can get to know their work in advance of the symposium.
See also the Hampshire College website for this symposium: https://sites.hampshire.edu/blackaesthetics/

GerShun Avilez
avilez-cartographies_of_desire
avilez-blackartsmovement

Caitlin Cherry
http://cargocollective.com/caitlincherry

Anthony Cokes
https://vivo.brown.edu/display/acokes
COKES–pause.c.cox.excerpt


Jeremy M. Glick
glick-introduction-black_radical_tragic
glick-b2_essay_on_amiri_baraka

Deborah Goffe
http://www.scapegoatgarden.org/about/director/

James Haile III
haile-on_heroism
haile-douglass_%22lecture_on_pictures%22

Phillip Brian Harper
harperphillip-abstractionistaesthetics-introduction
shockleyevie-renegade_poetics-introduction

Daphne Lamothe
lamothe-ashe-theorizing_the_post-soul_aesthetic-an_-introduction

Michael Kelly
“6 Artists On Black Identity: Where am I in this story?” Watch artists (Taive Selasi, Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, Wangechi Mutu, Kerry James Marshall, Sammy Baloji, and Chimamanda Adichie discuss how black people are (mis-)represented in today’s society:
http://channel.louisiana.dk/video/6-artists-black-identity

Meleko Mokgosi
http://www.melekomokgosi.com/

Amy Abugo Ongiri
ongiriamy-death_proof
reedismael-black_is_a_color
ongiriamy-prisoner_of_love

Mickaella Perina
perinamickaella-encountering_the_other-aestheticsracerelationality

Monique Roelofs
Roelofs, Cultural Promise Aesthetic, Ch2
Roelofs Cultural Promise Aesthetic, Ch8 pp204-205

Kevin Quashie
quashie-clifton_reply
quashie-kelley-looking_for_the_real_nigga

Paul C. Taylor
taylorpaul-last_king_of_scotland_or_last_n-r_on_earth
taylorpaul-blackaesthetics
taylorpaul-literaturerace

Simone White
https://media.sas.upenn.edu/pennsound/authors/Scalapino/SPT-Lectures/Simone-White-Leslie-Scalapino-Memorial-Lecture-in-21st-Century-Poetics.pdf
http://bostonreview.net/poetry/NPM-2016-simone-white-stingray 

Mabel O. Wilson
wilsonmabel-blackbodieswhitecities
wilsonmabel-carceral_architectureswilson_any_essay
wilson_negro_building_intro_prol
wilson_any_essay
wyntersylvia-unsettling_the_coloniality_of_beingpowertruthfreedom-towards_the_humanafter_manits_overrepresentation-an_argument
foucault_society_chapter-11_must_be_defended

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QAS-Berlin: “Migratory People, Migratory Images”
QUESTIONING AESTHETICS SYMPOSIUM

NYU-Berlin – June 17-18, 2016

Migratory_Aesthetics-Encyclopedia_of__Aesthetics

Appadurai,Arjun-Geneva_Keynote
Appadurai,Arjun-Traumatic_Exit

Bal,Mieke-Facing_China
Bal, Mieke, ‘Migratory Aesthetics – Double Movement’, EXIT 32 (December 2008 – January 2009), 150-61

Ghani, Mariam: “Shahrazade in the Archives” talk on artists in times of war for Critical Writing Ensembles at the Dhaka Art Summit (2016)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tK7ouFDOruo

Ghani, Mariam: “The Islands of Evasion: Notes on International Art English” (Triple Canopy, 2013)
https://www.canopycanopycanopy.com/contents/the-islands-of-evasion-notes-on-international-art-english

GHANI,Mariam–Interview_PiedadSolans

Lucic_Changing_Landscapes_Changing_Narratives2016

Saloul,Ihab-Exilic_Narrativity_The_Invisibility_of_H-2
SALOUL-Performative_Narrativity_Palestinian
steyerl_internet_152897_150_167_halter_

TransdisciplinaryAesthetics-EncyclopediaEssay-Bennett

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PRISON ART & AESTHETICS ESSAYS AND LINKS:

DANIEL,Sharon-On_Politics_and_Aesthetics

REYNOLDS,LaurieJo–Tamms_Is_Torture-The_Campaign_to_Close_an_Illinois_Supermax_Prison

HERZING, Rachel: Defending Justice: What is the Prison Industrial Complex?

HERZING-UnravelingFrayingEdgesZeroTolerance

HERZING-BigDreamsBoldStepsTowardPolice-FreeFuture

SPERRY, Raphael: Death by Design: An Execution Chamber at San Quentin State Prison

HIBBERT-JONES, DEE & NOMI TALISMAN, Last Day of Freedom–Available on Netflix

Fleetwood,Nicole_PosinginPrison_PC27_3

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(1) “Transdisciplinary Aesthetics” essay by Jill Bennett from Encyclopedia of Aesthetics (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014, 2nd edition):

Click here for essay.

(2) Preface and introduction to Michael Kelly, A Hunger for Aesthetics: Enacting the Demands of Art (New York: Columbia University Press, 2012):

KELLY-Hunger_for_Aesthetics-Preface+Intro