WORKS SHOWS ABOUT

 

Creators Project documentary


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VICE’s Creators Project shot a short documentary on Don’t Follow the Wind, featuring Chim-Pom, Ai Weiwei, Trevor Paglen, Jason Waite, Kenji Kubota, Kentaro Ikegami & yours truly. Please watch it, it’s worth it.

 

 

 

 

“Don’t Follow the Wind” Japanese catalogue is out


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“Don’t Follow the Wind” Japanese catalogue is out! If you can read Japanese buy it here!

 

 

 

 

“Don’t Follow the Wind” opens at Watari Museum, Tokyo


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Very excited to announce the opening of the exhibition “Don’t Follow the Wind – Non-Visitor Center” at Watari Museum Tokyo (we co-curated it)!

Opening date: Sep.19, running till Oct.10

Participating artists: Ai Weiwei, Miyanaga Aiko, Chim↑Pom, Grand Guignol Mirai, Nikolaus Hirsch and Jorge Otero-Pailos, Takeuchi Kota, Eva and Franco Mattes, Koizumi Meiro, Takekawa Nobuaki, Ahmet Ögüt, Trevor Paglen, Taryn Simon.

Watari Museum is also hosting a panel with visitors who could actually see the exhibition in the Fukushima Exclusion Zone (Sep.23, 7:PM)

…and a curator’s talk (Sep.24, 5PM)

Please tell ALL your Tokyo friends to come join us, it’s going to be special!

 

 

 

 

Avant-garde art today remains


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“The Weak Universalism”, by Boris Groys

 

 

 

 

BEFNOED at Kunsthaus Langenthal


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BEFNOED installed at Kunsthaus Langenthal, curated by Raffael Dörig. Hang ‘Em High!

 

 

 

 

Freedom in Dublin


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Our work Freedom installed in the show “Telling Lies“, at Rua Red, Dublin

 

 

 

 

Artnet News on DFW


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Lorena Muñoz-Alonso on Artnet News: “Ai Weiwei, Trevor Paglen and Taryn Simon Install Works in Fukushima’s Radioactive Zone“.

 

 

 

 

The Art Newspaper on DFW


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For all of you who are asking about our “Fukushima project” – Don’t Follow The Wind – this article that just came out on The Art Newspaper is a good starting point.

 

 

 

 

Questionable article on the Guardian


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An article on The Guardian supposedly on Don’t Follow The Wind” – an ongoing project in Fukushima we’re co-organizing – but instead all about the author’s rather questionable personal opinion on nuclear energy.

IMHO, some of the comments, like this one, are way better than the article, thanks anonymous readers ;-)

 

 

 

 

Refusal to Show


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Here’s our little contribution to Refusal to Show, the ongoing blog curated by Niels Van Tomme for the German Pavilion at the Venice Biennale. Trevor Paglen is next, be sure to check it out!