Michelle Fisher, curator and architecture and design historian, talks with former MoMA colleague Arièle Dionne-Krosnick about navigating the power balance of museums, why design matters, and how institutes affect the way we see our world.
In this episode of Clever, Amy and Jaime talk to Ingrid LaFleur, an artist, curator, pleasure activist, cannabis advocate and founder of Afrotopia, a creative platform that looks for ways to implement afrofuturist principles.
Shawna X was inspired to make the work in F*** Your Manners when she realized she had deeply internalized guilt and shame in connection to her relationship with her parents and her perception of their seemingly obvious foreignness down to their eating manners. Shawna X found bringing F*** Your Manners to life therapeutic and wants to inspire viewers to consider what biases they have that are holding them back.
Just like the concept of “home” transcends the material idea of the house, the first comprehensive museum exhibition by Snarkitecture, is more than an interactive retrospective: Fun House, which extends over the much of the Museum’s historic Great Hall, embodies ten years of creative work by the New York–based practice.