Paper Tiger Television

March 11th, 2018

“Elements of Vogue” at CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo

Front: Zoe Leonard, Black: Joan Jett Blakk

Artists: Charles Atlas, Dawoud Bey, Joan Jett Blakk, David Bronstein, Willie Cole, Emory Douglas, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Ellen Gallagher, Bam Bam Garçon, Gerard H. Gaskin, Lyle Ashton Harris, Benji Hart, Juliana Huxtable, Arthur Jafa, Marsha P. Johnson, D’relle Khan, Crystal LaBeija, Zoe Leonard, Glenn Ligon, Kalup Linzy, L.O.V.E. Lesbians Organized for Video Experience, Dorothy Low, Paul Maheke, MikeQ, Rashaad Newsome, Lorraine O’Grady, Paper Tiger Television, Adrian Piper, Carl Pope Jr., Pope.L, Qween Beat, Jay Jay Revlon, Marlon T. Riggs, Sylvia Rivera, Martha Rosler, Stephen Shames, Frank Simon, Lorna Simpson, Bruce W. Talamon, Terre Thaemlitz, Wu Tsang, James Van Der Zee, Jack Walworth, Andy Warhol, Cornel West, Ernest C. Withers, and a multitude of past and future voguing bodies

Venue: CA2M Centro de Arte Dos de Mayo, Madrid

Exhibition Title: Elements of Vogue: A Case Study in Radical Performance

Date: November 17, 2017 – May 6, 2018

Curated by: Sabel Gavaldon and Manuel Segade

Note: A full press release is available for download here.

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Willie Cole

Joan Jett Blakk, Joan Jett Blakk announces candidacy for President, 1992, excerpt from footage shot by Bill Stamets; Courtesy of the artist and Media Burn Archive, Chicago

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November 5th, 2017

“Civil Disobedience” at MIT List Visual Arts Center

Kevin Jerome Everson and Claudrena N. Harold, We Demand (still), 2016, Single-channel, video, sound, 10:19 min. Courtesy the artists and Picture Palace Pictures

Artists: Madeline Anderson, Gregg Bordowitz, Jem Cohen, Storm de Hirsch, Ja’Tovia Gary, Kevin Jerome Everson and Claudrena N. Harold, Barbara Hammer, Leonard M. Henny, Richard Leacock, Tara Mateik, Patricia Silva; Meerkat Media Collective, Paper Tiger Television, the Workers Film and Photo League, Videofreex; with content from: Firing Line, Associated Press, C-SPAN, Democracy Now!, PBS NewsHour, Third World Newsreel

Venue: MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge

Exhibition Title: Civil Disobedience

Curated by: Henriette Huldisch, Yuri Stone

Date: July 18 – October 29, 2017

Note: A publication associated with the exhibition is available for download here.

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Ja’Tovia Gary, An Ecstatic Experience (still), 2016, Single-channel video, sound, 6:11 min. Courtesy the artist


Paper Tiger Television, Tompkins Square Park: Operation Class Warfare on the Lower East Side, 1992, video, 34 mins 36 secs. Original Source; Courtesy Paper Tiger Television

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