"This publication accompanies the exhibition The interventionists: art in the social sphere, organized by MASS MoCA. It was presented at MASS MoCA from May 2004 until March 2005." -- Colophon. Includes interviews with the artists, a history of public political art, and critical essays.
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Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Trespassing relevance / Nato Thompson Interventionism and the historical uncanny... Or: can there be revolutionary art without the revolution? / Gregory G. Sholette Anarchy in the ruins : dreaming the experimental university / Nicholas Mirzoeff Interviews. Krzysztof Wodiczko ; Lucy Orta / William Pope.L ; e-Xplo ; Rubén Ortiz-Torres ; Alex Villar ; Institute for Applied Autonomy ; The Surveillance Camera Players ; Valerie Tevere ; The Yes Men ; Critical Art Ensemble / C. Ondine Chavoya subRosa / Ryan Griffis The amateur / Critical Art Ensemble The archive / Spurse The chameleon / The Center for Tactical Magic Collectives / Gregory Sholette and Blake Stimson Détournement / Nato Thompson Illegality / YOMANGO Laughannilingus / William Pope.L The tour / e-Xplo.
Interventionists: art in the social sphere.