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READING LIST

Here you'll find a curated assortment of critical texts, exhibition reviews, blogs and miscellaneous other treasures from the Web hand-picked by KAPSULA staff. Consider these hyperlinked goods a "who's who" of contemporary issues we find revelant to our own mandate within art publishing.

Links are added and removed frequently to keep a fresh freed, so check back often.

We strive to publish perma-links whenever possible, but 404s happen :/ If you find that a link has moved elsewhere, we'd greatly appreciate the tip off. Bon lisez!

SARA

Women, Space, and Place: Four Cinematic Pairings by Amy Murphy PlacesJournal.org
Accessed Nov 20, 2017
«https://placesjournal.org/reading-list/women-space-and-place-four-cinematic-pairings-2/»

Ethereal Body: The Quest for Ectoplasm by Marina Warner CabinetMagazine.org
Accessed Nov 3, 2017
«http://www.cabinetmagazine.org/issues/12/warner.php»

The Personal Essay Isn't Dead. It's Just No Longer White. by Soraya Roberts TheWalrus.ca
Accessed Oct 02, 2017
«https://thewalrus.ca/the-personal-essay-isnt-dead-its-just-no-longer-white/»

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We Touch the Same Stuff: Queer Feminist Craft Praxis as Soft Circuitry by Melissa Rogers NoMorePotlucks.org
Accessed Sep 12, 2017
«http://nomorepotlucks.org/site/we-touch-the-same-stuff-queer-feminist-craft-praxis-as-soft-circuitry-melissa-rogers/»

Other Minds by Gary Zhexi Zhang Frieze.com
Accessed Aug 16, 2017
«https://frieze.com/article/other-minds»

Postcommodity Interviewed by Sadia Shirazi CMagazine.com
Accessed July 23, 2017
«http://cmagazine.com/issues/134/postcommodity-interviewed-by-sadia-shirazi»

Face to Interface, Jenny Davis RealLifeMag.com
Accessed Aug 28 2016
«http://reallifemag.com/face-to-interface/»

Joan Didion, The Art of Fiction No. 71
TheParisReview.org.
Accessed Aug 10 2016
«http://www.theparisreview.org/interviews/3439/the-art-of-fiction-no-71-joan-didion»

Excerpt of Fifteen Dogs, by André Alexis TheNervousBreakdown.com.
Accessed Jun 8 2016
«http://www.thenervousbreakdown.com/tnbfiction/2015/04/
excerpt-of-fifteen-dogs-by-andre-alexis/»

Prac Crit, Jump-Cuts by Vidyan Ravinthiran
PracCrit.com.
Accessed Dec 22 2015
«http://www.praccrit.com/poems/jump-cuts/13/»


ZACH

At Glasgow’s sonic-art biennial, gameplay becomes theatrical by Laura Robertson
Frieze.com
Accessed Nov 20, 2017
«https://frieze.com/article/glasgows-sonic-art-biennial-gameplay-becomes-theatrical»

Liberating the Female Monster from Sexploitation Cinema by Alice Bucknell
Sleek-Mag.com
Accessed Nov 3, 2017
«http://www.sleek-mag.com/2017/08/21/nature-of-the-hunt-auto-italia/»

SURVIVING IN THE MULTIDIMENSIONAL SPACE OF COGNITIVE DISSONANCE by Ryota Matsumoto
WildCulture.com
Accessed Sep 29, 2017
«http://www.wildculture.com/article/surviving-multidimensional-space-cognitive-dissonance/1665»

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Seeing Red by Zack Hatfield
RealLifeMag.com
Accessed Sep 09, 2017
«http://reallifemag.com/seeing-red/»

#wanderingWilding by Aria Dean
Berfrois.com
Accessed Aug 27, 2017
«http://www.berfrois.com/2016/11/aria-dean-wanderingwilding/»

Open to Television by Lisa Henderson
NoMorePotlucks.org
Accessed July 27, 2017
«http://nomorepotlucks.org/site/open-to-television-lisa-henderson/»

Abnormal Encephalization in the Age of Machine Learning
e-flux.com
Accessed Sep 13 2016
«http://www.e-flux.com/journal/abnormal-encephalization-in-the-age-of-machine-learning/»

The Politics of Post-Representation, Hito Steyerl in conversation with Marvin Jordan
DISmagazine.com
Accessed Aug 28 2016
«http://dismagazine.com/disillusioned-2/62143/hito-steyerl-politics-of-post-representation/»

ART < WORK : Museum of The Fucking Future
MousseMagazine.it
Accessed Jul 26 2016
«http://moussemagazine.it/articolo.mm?id=1070»

The Starship: Part I
Berfrois.com
Accessed Jul 18 2016
«http://www.berfrois.com/2015/09/the-starship-part-i-sarah-blake/»

What Would Feminist Data Visualization Look Like?
MIT.edu.
Accessed Jan 27 2016
«https://civic.mit.edu/feminist-data-visualization»

LINDSAY

Reprogramming Decisionism by Luciana Parisi
e-flux.com
Accessed Nov 21, 2017
«http://www.e-flux.com/journal/85/155472/reprogramming-decisionism/»

“The Science of Ghosts,” Jacques Derrida in Ken McMullen’s Ghost Dance
YouTube.com
Accessed Nov 3, 2017
«https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0nmu3uwqzbI»

Cruising’s Spectral Intimacies (Four Scenes) by Fan Wu
MICEMagazine.ca
Accessed Oct 12, 2017
«http://micemagazine.ca/issue-three/cruising’s-spectral-intimacies-four-scenes»

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Critical Failure by Stephen Kearse
Hazlitt.net
Accessed Sep 11, 2017
«http://hazlitt.net/feature/critical-failure»

How TV Became Art
NewYorker.com
Accessed Aug 29, 2017
«http://www.newyorker.com/culture/culture-desk/how-tv-became-art»

Skin On Skin On Skin
Rhizome.org
Accessed July 18, 2017
«https://anthology.rhizome.org/skinonskinonskin»

RE: Skin On Skin On Skin
Rhizome.org
Accessed July 18, 2017
«http://rhizome.org/editorial/2017/may/26/re-skinonskinonskin/»

What is Code? by Paul Ford
Bloomberg.com
Accessed Aug 10 2016
«http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-paul-ford-what-is-code/»

Overpopulation and Art: A reading by John Cage
Archive.org.
Accessed March 09 2016.
«https://archive.org/details/AM_1992_01_28»

29,771 days: On Kawara’s Workload
X-TRAonline.org.
Accessed Jan 30 2016.
«http://x-traonline.org/article/on-kawara/»


LAUREN

A New Generation: In conversation with five independent art galleries: Little Sister, Bunker 2, Franz Kaka, The Loon and Y+ Contemporary by Anna Kovler
CMagazine.com
Accessed Nov 20 2017
«http://cmagazine.com/issues/135/a-new-generation-in-conversation-with-five-independent-art»

Lee Henderson: A Hand That Points Aligns the Air by Daniella Sanader
OpenStudio.ca
Accessed Nov 3 2017
«http://openstudio.ca/exhibition/visiting-artists-residency-exhibition-sameer-farooq-lee-henderson/»

A Deflated Adaptation of the Singular Cult Novel I Love Dick by Alexandra Schwartz
TheNewYorker.com
Accessed Oct 4 2017
«http://www.newyorker.com/culture/cultural-comment/a-deflated-adaptation-of-the-singular-cult-novel-i-love-dick»

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Migration as Territory: Performing Domain with a Non-Colonial Aesthetic Attitude
VozÀVoz.ca
Accessed Aug 23 2017
«http://www.vozavoz.ca/feature/david-garneau»

Black Vernacular Reading New Media
MartineSyms.com.
Accessed Aug 23 2017
«http://martinesyms.com/black-vernacular-reading-new-media/»

YOLI

Barack Obama chooses artist Kehinde Wiley to produce official presidential portrait by Chris Baynes
Independent.co.uk
Accessed Nov 20 2017.
«http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/news/barack-obama-official-portrait-artist-kehinde-wiley-national-gallery-smithsonian-a8002691.html»

What Do Artists’ Final Works Say About Their Lives? by Christine Smallwood
NYTimes.com
Accessed Nov 3 2017.
«https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/15/t-magazine/art/artists-final-last-works.html»

The Fall’s Most Fascinating Art Show? The Met Trying to Fix Itself by Roberta Smith
NYTimes.com
Accessed Oct 02 2017.
«https://www.nytimes.com/2017/09/04/arts/design/director-metropolitan-museum-search-daniel-weiss.html»

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A Garden of Possibilities at the Palestinian Museum by Hrag Vartanian
Hyperallergic.com
Accessed Sep 11 2017.
«https://hyperallergic.com/397840/palestinian-museum-opens/»

Uncovered: how Polish artist-provocateur Natalia LL led a sexual rebellion behind the Iron Curtain
CalvertJournal.com
Accessed Aug 23 2017.
«https://www.calvertjournal.com/articles/show/7339/natalia-ll-censorship-sex-feminism-art-poland»

Designing Resistance in Poland by Christian Petersen
ArtSlant.com
Accessed Aug 10 2017.
«https://www.artslant.com/trn/articles/show/48293-designing-resistance-in-poland-how-a-simple-poster-became-a-viral-symbol-of-protest»

Gilbert and George unveil their ten commandments
TheArtNewspaper.com
Accessed Jul 18 2016.
«http://theartnewspaper.com/news/news/gilbert-and-george-unveil-their-ten-commandments/»

How a Fabrication Differs from a Lie
LRB.co.uk.
Accessed Nov 5 2015.
«http://www.lrb.co.uk/v22/n08/mikkel-borch-jacobsen/how-a-fabrication-differs-from-a-lie»

Flatness Where There Should Be Depth: Noah Baumbach’s ‘Mistress America’
Hyperallergic.com.
Accessed Mar 23.
«http://hyperallergic.com/250215/flatness-where-there-should-be-depth-noah-baumbachs-mistress-america/»