The Vera Listing Heart for Artwork and Politics at The New Faculty presents the VLC Forum 2023: Correction*, going down October 12–14 in New York Metropolis and on-line. A global, annual convening within the discipline of artwork and politics, this yr’s Discussion board is organized throughout the framework of the middle’s two-year investigation of Correction*, exploring the potential to “appropriate,” amend, or transgress histories of injustice, erasure, and disrepair.
The VLC Discussion board 2023 celebrates the Aboriginal city artist collective proppaNOW, recipient of the Vera Listing Heart’s 2022–2024 Jane Lombard Prize for Artwork and Social Justice, in addition to the Jane Lombard Fellows, finalists for the prize: the Pan-African One other Roadmap Africa Cluster (ARAC), Colectivo Cherani from Mexico, KUNCI Examine Discussion board & Collective from Indonesia, and from Palestine Khalil Rabah.
farid rakun of the Jakarta-based collective ruangrupa and knowledge-sharing platform Gudskul, delivers the keynote lecture. Different audio system embody Natalie Ball, Fawz Kabra, M. Carmen Lane, Alan Michelson, Wanda Nanibush, Pablo José Ramírez, Sarah Rifky, and extra. Over the course of three days, by way of an exhibition, workshops, conversations, and a group dinner and karaoke get together with DJ set by ARAC member Christian Nyampeta, the Discussion board convenes artists and collectives working in group and advancing social justice internationally by way of collaborative practices.
proppaNOW: There Goes the Neighbourhood!, an exhibition and screening program that includes members Tony Albert, Vernon Ah Kee, Richard Bell, Megan Cope, Jennifer Herd, the late Laurie Nilsen, and Warraba Weatherall, anchors the discussion board and is introduced at The New Faculty from October 9 by way of November 10. Marking the primary institutional presentation of the collective within the Western hemisphere, 20 years after their founding in Brisbane, Australia, the exhibition highlights their unwavering dedication to pushing for higher visibility for Aboriginal struggles and rights.
For the complete schedule, audio system, registration, and publication, go to veralistcenter.org.