search results for "The Contemporary Condition"
 
 
Verina Gfader - The Contemporary Condition - The Last Resident
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The publication presents a collective project lead by artist and researcher Verina Gfader.
Mikkel Bolt Rasmussen - The Contemporary Condition - Hegel after Occupy
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
A Western Marxist analysis of the relationship between the historical present and political action.
Knut Ebeling - The Contemporary Condition - There Is No Now – An Archaeology of Contemporaneity
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Drawing together discourses on contemporaneity and new materialisms, this book examines a material conception of temporality that makes it possible to develop a critique of the philosophical discourse on presence. Claiming that “there is no now,” Ebeling develops an archaeology of contemporaneity according to which the traces of the contemporary can only be secured through visual or material operations, not historical ones.
The Contemporary Condition - Contemporary Research Intensive
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
This reader addresses the concept of “contemporaneity”, the temporal complexity that follows from the coming together of different temporalities in the same present. It asks how these temporal qualities can be made known in the context of contemporary art research and particularly through practices that involve exhibitionary forms.
Margaret-Anne Hutton - The Contemporary Condition - On Writing a Literary History of the Contemporary, or What is, or was,“the Contemporary,”and should we keep calling it that?
2018
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
A critical analysis of the use of the term contemporary in scholarly and disciplinary discourses through the hypothetical project of a literary history of “the contemporary.”
 Dexter Sinister - The Contemporary Condition - Notes on the Type, Time, Letters & Spirits
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Three interconnected essays on typography.
Wolfgang Ernst - The Contemporary Condition - The Delayed Present – Media-Induced Tempor(e)alities & Techno-traumatic Irritations of “the Contemporary”
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
How media and new technologies affect our sense of the present.
 Raqs Media Collective - The Contemporary Condition - We Are Here, But Is It Now? (The Submarine Horizons of Contemporaneity)
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Searching for the present: an account of contemporaneity by the Dehli-based trio Raqs Media Collective.
Geoff Cox - The Contemporary Condition - Introductory Thoughts on Contemporaneity and Contemporary Art
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Introductory book to the “Contemporary Condition” series, which brings out some of the key issues relating to contemporaneity as a defining condition of our historical present—and vows to rethink the deep structures of temporalization as we know it.
Jussi Parikka - The Contemporary Condition - A Slow, Contemporary Violence – Damaged Environments of Technological Culture
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
Finnish media theorist discusses slow violence & environmental crisis through the prism of art, design, and technological practices.
Terry Smith - The Contemporary Condition - The Contemporary Composition
2017
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
A visionary essay on the notion of artistic composition in a world spinning into a confused chaos.
Jacob Lund - The Contemporary Condition - Anachrony, Contemporaneity, and Historical Imagination
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
This theoretical essay advocates for the overcoming of the dominant notion of the contemporary as the point of departure for the development of (art-) historical imagination.
Olga von Schubert - “100 Years of Now” and the Temporality of Curatorial Research
2019
English edition
Sternberg Press - History, Criticism and Theory
The temporality of curatorial processes and research practices.
New North Zurich / Neuer Norden Zürich
2018
bilingual edition (English / German)
JRP|Editions - Anthologies & Art Theory
Stemming from a Public Art Zurich project, this publication gathers texts and international artists contributions exploring the condition of 21st-century cities in relation with contemporary art.
Hu Fang - Dear Navigator
2014
English edition
Sternberg Press - Fiction
A collection of ten short stories that reflect on contemporary society, politics, and the human condition.


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