Artists in the Archives

Seminar
at LUX, Shacklewell Studios, London
17th October, 3pm

This seminar for artists and curators looking at the implications of artists’ film and video in the Archive. We will explore the various historical contexts, conceptual concerns and practical issues facing moving image artists working with archives both in terms of the care and preservation of their work, and accessing archives for research. The workshop will be chaired by LUX Director, Benjamin Cook with the following guest speakers:

Andrew Lampert, Head of Collections, Anthology Film Archives, New York William Fowler, Curator of Artists’ Moving image at the BFI National Archive, London and Shaina Anand, co-initiator of CAMP and http://Pad.ma

Gallery: Artists in the Archives
Pad.ma

is an ongoing public-access media archival project, centered around video as a medium of documentation, collection, argumentation and exchange. Its objective is to consolidate, densely annotate, and make available online several scattered collections of video material, to begin with in Mumbai and Bangalore. Pad.ma is a collaboration between oil21.org, CAMP, Majlis, Point of View, the Alternative Law Forum, and other future contributors.

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Beginnings is an exhibition tracing some of the conceptual and artistic origins of CAMP. At ARGOS, Brussels as part of new beginnings at ARGOS itself.

City Housing in a Cultural Matrix

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From Gulf to Gulf to Gulf

At Body Building
Ishara Art Foundation

A Photogenetic Line: Experimenter 2019

A 100-foot long branching sequence of cutouts drawing from the photo archives of The Hindu, a 140-year old newspaper. Cutouts here are a way of reframing existing photographs as new organisms and to create a new boundary or border for the image.

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