Late-Breaking Event: Commodified Culture

Late-Breaking Event: Commodified Culture

leslie
Aug 3, 2007

Commodified Culture at the Headlands

  • Headlands Center for the Arts
    • A conversation on cultural imperatives and market forces with four trendsetting design and art practitioners. 2007 Headlands Artist in Residence Andrea Zittel’s practice explores the intersection where sculpture, design, architecture, craft and technology meet. . . [more below the jump]
    • Sun., 8/5, 4 pm
    • Sausalito, CA
  • Headlands Center for the Arts (continued)
    • . . .She is concerned with how art might positively impact daily living, incorporating furniture and clothing into installations that address sustenance and habitation in contemporary society. Appropriating a corporate model, she investigates how work and commerce infiltrate private life and vice versa through her “designs for living.” Zittel will be joined by Donald Fortescue, Mike Kuniavsky, and Bruce Tomb: three artist/designers who share her interest in modes of production, both of objects and of ideas, and who similarly operate across categories of occupation to think more broadly about what it means to make objects and products in a contemporary cultural context


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    Image: Andrea Zittel Installation
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