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In Wendy Hui Kyong Chun’s new book (MIT 2016) she reflects on Testament and Mass Ornament, two projects that “take on the complex relationship between private and public, individual and collective.”

If you cant afford to live here, mo-o-ove!!


From June 7 through July 9, 2016, Mitchell-Innes & Nash will hand over the gallery space to The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances, an autonomous group formed in May 2016. The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances presents If you can’t afford to live here, mo-o-ove!!, an exhibition expanding upon the living archive of artist Martha Rosler’s landmark three-show cycle entitled If You Lived Here…, first shown at the Dia Art Foundation in 1989. The present exhibition draws upon the rich documentary history of If You Lived Here… but will focus primarily on urgent questions of city life today.

Contributors to the exhibition include (list in formation): Cohabitation Strategies, Dan Wiley, Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Artist Studio Affordability Project, 596 Acres, Inc., Jeanne van Heeswijk, Urban Homesteading Assistance Board, Met Council on Housing, Brooklyn Laundry Social Club, Sasha Sumner, Breaking Ground, Kelly Anderson, Natalie Bookchin among others.



Mass Ornament at The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg opens June 19, 2015


Mass Ornament is currently featured in an exhibition at The Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, The Triennial of Photography from June 19 to September 20, 2015

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Image credits: Exhibition view When we share more than ever, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, curated by Esther Ruelfs, Teresa Gruber, architecture and graphic design Studio Miessen, Studio Mahr ©Henning Rogge