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Jenny Brockmann: Dialogues About A Future Communication

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Jenny Brockmann, © Luca Millard

05.09.2019 - Article

Berlin-based sculptor Jenny Brockmann will debut her latest multidisciplinary and discursive exhibition Dialogues on a Future Communication in New York at 1014, September 17 – October 3, 2019.

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Jenny Brockmann: Dialogues About A Future Communication

On Tuesday, September 17, Berlin-based sculptor Jenny Brockmann will debut her latest multidisciplinary and discursive exhibition Dialogues on a Future Communication in New York at 1014, a new cross-disciplinary forum in Manhattan. The product of several years of collaborative exchange and research in topics as varied as resilience, critical race theory, social evolution biology, urban planning, Dialogues on A Future Communication is interested in diverse knowledge bases, histories and how seemingly unrelated knowledge may be critically interwoven.

Opening reception: Jenny Brockmann: Dialogues on a Future Communication:

When: September 17, 6:30-8:30 p.m,, register here
Where:1014 Fifth Ave., New York

Curated by Niama Safia Sandy, the exhibition revolves around the activation of Brockmann’s sculptures through a number of thematic entanglements over the course of the Exhibition:

Entanglement #1: Care, focuses on the physical and metaphysical care of the embodied self, and the possibility that direct action is not the singular cognitive province of the human species.
Invited participants include resistance musicians Ann Marie Black, Nilusha Dassenaike, Charlotte Holst Douglas, Sun Singleton. and biologists Daniel Kronauer and Leonora Olivos-Cisneros

When: September 24, 7-9 p.m., register here
Where: 1014 Fifth Ave., New York

Entanglement #2: Resilience, developed in partnership with the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at the New School, entanglement number two is a meeting to create community through sharing knowledge bases.
Speakers include artist Stephanie Dinkins, economist Sheen Levine, anthropologist Elizabeth Povinelli, sociologist Dina Shvetsov and artist Jes Fan.

When: September 26, 7-9 p.m., register here
Where: 1014 Fifth Ave., New York

Entanglement #3: Violence, seeks to operationalize the epistemologies of the location by sifting through its place in the ecological, architectural, and cultural milieu of New York City, the United States and beyond. With architect Mario Gooden, art historian Danielle Wu, biologist Luciana Solano, historian Alexander Manewitz and writer and curator Niama Sandy.

When: October 1, 7-9 p.m., register here 
Where: 1014 Fifth Ave., New York

Walking tours

  • Tour 1: “Delimiting the Armor,” with Luciana Solano, September 25, 3:30 p.m., register here
  • Tour 2: “Ornate Bodies,” with Danielle Wu, September 25, 3:30 p.m., register here
  • Tour 3: “Invisible Sites,” with Alexander Manewitz, September 25, 4:30 p.m., register here
  • Tour 4: Niama Safia Sandy, September 25, 6:30 p.m., (not open to the public)

 

Entanglement #4: Refusal And Emancipation is an exploration of the legacy of George Grosz. As Nazism took hold in 1930s Germany, Grosz stood against fascism with his drawings and paintings. Discussants are art historian Birgit Möckel, artist Beldan Sezen and more.

When: October 3, 7-9 p.m., register here
Where: 1014 Fifth Ave., New York


Jenny Brockmann: ‘Dialogues of a Future Communication’ is commissioned by 1014 and funded by Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe and by Willms Neuhaus Foundation, Berlin. ‘Entanglement#2’ has been developed as a collaboration with the Vera List Center for Art and Politics at The New School.

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