Artistic Practices: Housing as social agreement
Curated by Giorgos Papadatos & Sofia Dona
Hosted by #ThisIsACo-op Greek Pavilion, Giardini,
15th International Architecture Exhibition La Biennale di Venezia
“Artistic Practices: Housing as social agreement” is an ongoing archive aiming to unfold a cartography of approaches by artists to the notion of the house, investigate and challenge the ways in which housing is not only imagined, but also effectuated by artists.
Michael Rakowitz , paraSITE ,1998-ongoing, Plastic bags, polyethylene tubing, hooks, tape Different urban sites in New York City, Boston and Cambridge MA, and Baltimore MD Exhibited at MoMA (2005), MassMOCA (2004) Courtesy Michael Rakowitz and Lombard-Freid Projects www.michaelrakowitz.com
Rebecca Agnes , Phalanstère, Familistère, unité d'habitation, hand made embroidery on cotton 200 x 165 cm ca. colored threads in various shades of brown. 2014 Courtesy of the artist and Davide Gallo Gallery, Milan.
Mona Vatamanu & Florin Tudor , Land Distribution , Horizons, coll. FRAC Lorraine in collaboration with Castel Coucou, art in public space Wiesberg, Forbach, 2014 photograph by Oliver Clement Courtesy of the artists and coll. FRAC Lorraine www.monavatamanuflorintudor.ro
Tudor Bratu A Disquieting Suggestion (After Macintyre), Concrete, wood, fabric, plaster, production in collaboration with Studio KU+ and sponsored by the Mondriaan Fund. 2014 Image courtesy of the artist. www.tudorbratu.com
Taysir Batniji GH0809, 2010 ‘Gaza Houses 2008–2009’ Single panel of 20 digital colour prints on A4 paper, with Plexiglas and retro lighting, each print 35 x 27 cm, Edition of 7 + 2 AP. Courtesy of Galerie Sfeir-Semler, Hamburg & Beirut. www.taysirbatniji.com
Raumlaborberlin, Open House Anyang, Südkorea 2010 Matthias Rick with Florian Stirnemann and Jia Gu, Marius Busch Commissioned by Anyang Public Art Project 2010 / A New Community in the Open City www.raumlabor.net