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past exhibitions

  Decolonized Skies
organized by Yael Messer and Gilad Reich
September 10 – October 25, 2014

The use of privately owned satellites and drones have grown exponentially in recent years – both for military and civil use – watching over an ever-expanding geography and people. Decolonized Skies re-conceptualizes the air space as ‘commons,’ reclaiming the sky through social and collaborative practices.
Unsolicited Proposal Program Winner

  Detroit: Trans-Farm
organized by Yvette Granata
September 13 - October 11, 2014 — in Detroit, Michigan

Detroit: Trans-Farm engages with the world’s largest urban farming project to create and exhibit interdisciplinary urban agricultural works that blend the lines between edible, practical, artistic, and the technological.
Franchise Program Winner

  Bianculli’s Personal Theory of TV Evolution
organized by David Bianculli
November 6 – December 20, 2014

TV critic David Bianculli highlights the evolution of television themes over time and reflects on his personal relationship to the medium.

  Foot Notes: On the Sensations of Tone
organized by Alastair Noble
January 14 – March 7, 2015

Inspired by the musical theories of the nineteenth century German doctor and physicist Herman Helmholtz (1821-1894), Foot Notes: On the Sensations of Tone will examine how sound is an integrative principle in human and natural environments. Multi-media works and sound projects will map journeys, emotions, and memories.
Unsolicited Proposal Program Winner

  Beauty Salons and the Beast
organized by Rehema Chachage and Jan van Esch
February 7 - March 7, 2015 — in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

Beauty Salons and the Beast uses popup exhibitions in beauty salons and barber shops to experiment with community engagement.
Franchise Program Winner

  Space Between Our Fingers
organized by Rachel Dedman
May 2 - May 30, 2015 — in Beirut, Lebanon

Space Between Our Fingers is an exploration of outer space as image, metaphor, and utopia, as imagined by artists from or in the Middle East.
Franchise Program Winner

  Profiled: Surveillance of a Sharing Society
organized by Mary Coyne
June 4 – July 25, 2015

Despite opposition to the post-Patriot Act surveillance programs adopted by government agencies, individuals continue to engage with social media platforms, sharing personal information online. Profiled observes the dichotomy between an over-sharing society and government and military secrets.
Unsolicited Proposal Program Winner

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