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Badischer Kunstverein

Badischer Kunstverein

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Continental Drift On Youtube & Bonus Material In The Foyer
  From now on you can view selected events from the accompanying program of the exhibition "CONTINENTAL DRIFT. Conceptual Art in Canada: The 1960s and 70s" on Badischer Kunstverein's new YouTube channel:

The five thematic complexes of the exhibition "CONTINENTAL DRIFT" have been accompanied and marked by an element of intensification through guest lectures, artist talks, performances, and film screenings by artists, theorists, and critics from Canada and all over the world. You can now conveniently view video documentation of the following lectures and talks from home or on the go:

GARRY NEILL KENNEDY: "The Last Art College:
Nova Scotia College of Art & Design 1968-1978"

moderated by ROOS GORTZAK (talk)

IAIN BAXTER& (N.E. Thing Co.):
"How I Became the &MAN" (artist talk)

"Performing for the Camera in the 1960s and 70s:
So Whose Gaze is it Now?" (artist talk)


Moreover, Badischer Kunstverein has established a reading area in the foyer for Part II of "CONTINENTAL DRIFT". In addition to this video documentation, visitors can view other artist videos and browse through books and catalogues on conceptual art in Canada in the 1960s and 70s in a relaxing setting.

WITH ARTIST VIDEOS by Vito Acconci, David Askevold, Colin Campbell, Glenn Lewis, Martha Rosler, Lisa Steele, et al.
AND PUBLICATIONS by Alexander Alberro, IAIN BAXTER&, General Idea, Garry Neill Kennedy, Suzy Lake, Jayne Wark, et al.

"CONTINENTAL DRIFT. Conceptual Art in Canada: The 1960s and 70s" is funded by the German Federal Cultural Foundation.
Kindly supported by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts of Baden-Württemberg, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, and the Embassy of Canada, Berlin.


Conceptual Art in Canada: The 1960s and 70s

Part II: 28.06.-08.09.2013


Sunday, 8 September, 4 pm
AA Bronson (General Idea), lecture

Autumn 2013 (to be announced)
Ian Murray, "Keeping on Top of the Top Song", performance in cooperation with ZKM

In the foyer of the Badischer Kunstverein: bonus material in "CONTINENTAL DRIFT"
photo: Stephan Baumann, bild_raum, 2013

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