Yuri Stone

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

Full gallery of images, videos, press release and link available after the jump.