Whitney ISP Special Event 2022–23

May 12, 2023 – May 28, 2023

Image courtesy of the event organizer.

Image courtesy of the event organizer.

Studio Program Exhibition: No Necessary Correspondence 

May 17–28

Opening Reception: Wednesday, May 17, 7–9 pm

100 Lafayette Street, 8th floor New York, NY 10013

Gallery Hours: Wednesday–Sunday, 12–6 pm

Performance: Wednesday, May 17, 8 pm, Jack Hogan & Francis Jones, I Thought I Hated You, Moon Snail, 2023

Participants: Philip Cartelli, Tony Chrenka, Eli Coplan, Giulia Gabrielli, Utsa Hazarika, Jack Hogan, Kyle Bellucci, Johanson Ayesha, Kamal Khan, Sophie Kovel, Emilio Martínez Poppe, Anna Rubin, Chi Yin Sim


Curatorial Program Exhibition: Clocking Out: Time Beyond Management

Opening Reception: Wednesday, May 17, 5–7 pm

Artists Space, 11 Cortlandt Alley, New York, NY 10013

Admission is free

Gallery Hours: Wednesday–Sunday, 12–6 pm

Curators: KJ Abudu Zachary, Feldman Emily Small, Johanna Thorell

Artists: Kobby Adi, Julieta Aranda and Anton Vidokle, Julieta Aranda, Yto Barrada, Black Quantum Futurism, Helen Cammock, Maria Chávez, Kajsa Dahlberg, Kevin Jerome Everson, Brendan Fernandes, ektor garcia, Hicham Gardaf, Gerard & Kelly, Simon Gush, Sky Hopinka, Clare Hu, Samson Kambalu, Karrabing Film Collective, Victor Masayesva Jr., Rosalind Nashashibi, Katie Paterson, Dario Robleto, Finnegan Shannon, Mona Vatamanu and Florin Tudor


Sunday, May 21, 12–6 pm: Gerard & Kelly, Timelining, 2014 (Occurs throughout the day)

Sunday, May 28, 1–2:30 pm: Maria Chávez, HMI: Whitney ISP (HyperMemory Installation), 2023

Sunday, May 28, 3–3:30 pm: Brendan Fernandes, A Solo Until We Can Dance Again, 2021–23

Sunday, May 28, 5–5:30 pm: Brendan Fernandes, A Solo Until We Can Dance Again, 2021–23 (Accompanied by a DJ set by Maria Chávez)

Film Screenings:

e-flux Screening Room, 172 Classon Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11205

Saturday, May 20, 7 pm:

Julieta Aranda and Anton Vidokle, Notes for a Time/Bank, 2012

Kajsa Dahlberg, Reach, Grasp, Move, Position, Apply Force, 2015

Mona Vatamanu and Florin Tudor, Omnia Communia Deserta, 2020

Hicham Gardaf, In Praise of Slowness, 2023

Thursday, May 25, 7 pm:

Helen Cammock, They Call It Idlewild, 2020

Karrabing Film Collective, Wutharr, Saltwater Dreams, 2016

Rosalind Nashishibi, Denim Sky, 2022


Critical Studies Symposium: Critical Perspectives on Visual Culture

Friday, May 12, 5–9:30 pm

Whitney Museum of American Art, 99 Gansevoort Street New York, NY 10014, Floor 3, Susan and John Hess Family Theater

Admission is free. Seating is available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Introduction: Cassandra Guan, Ph.D., Whitney Museum of American Art, Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo Fellow and Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Program of Art, Culture, and Technology at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology.

Session I, 5 pm–7 pm:

Discussant: Sharon Hayes Professor of Fine Arts, Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania

Sophia Larigakis “A mirror that moves when you do…

Sonya Merutka “Weighted Performance: Embodied Language, Disfluency, and Crip Temporality”

Dahlia Li “On Photographic Generation: Stranded Affect, Mother Materials, and other Ornamentalisms”

Session II, 7:30 pm–9:30 pm:

Discussant: Jennifer González Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture, University of California, Santa Cruz

Max Tolleson “Marfa Myths”

Maddie Hampton “Moyra Davey’s Autofictions”

Jazmín López “This Was Now”