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  • ICAA Record ID
    841767
    TITLE
    The End : An Independent Vision of Contemporary Culture, 1982-2000
    IMPRINT
    New York, USA : Exit Art, 2000
    LANGUAGES
    English
    TYPE AND GENRE
    Book/Pamphlet – Chronology
    BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
    The end: an Interdependent Vision of Contemporary Culture, 1982- 2000. New York, USA: Exit Art, 2000.
Synopsis

At the beginning of the year 2000, Exit Art celebrated its eighteenth anniversary with The End: An Independent Vision of Contemporary Culture, 1982–2000, an exhibition of historical documentation from more than other ninety exhibitions, performance projects, and a selection of works by over one hundred artists from the history of exhibitions at Exit Art. The suite of records documenting this show includes a guide to the exhibition, a program of the experimental film screenings, a list of the exhibiting artists, and documentation of the performance projects and print portfolios chosen for the extensive retrospective. A general chronology of the organization’s history and projects from 1982 to 2000 is also included.

Annotations

Exit Art (1982–2012) was founded by curator Jeanette Ingberman (1952–2011) and artist Papo Colo (b. 1947), a Performance-artist of Puerto Rican origin, as a non-for-profit cultural center dedicated to trans-cultural, multidisciplinary explorations of contemporary art issues. Its research of issues is done through exhibitions, publications, media projects and has become an important venue for contemporary art and curatorial experiments. Coco Fusco (b. 1960) is a noted, critic, and Performance artist of Cuban descent who lives and works in New York City.

Researcher
Libertad Guerra
Credit
Courtesy of Exit Art, New York, NY