Month: November 2005



The Business of Art: A Conversation with Aleksandra Mir

NYFA Current asked artist Aleksandra Mir to contribute an article based on her project for the upcoming group show Communism at Project Arts Centre in Dublin. For the exhibition, curator Grant Watson asked a group of artists to respond to this term and consider its contemporary relevance. What follows is an excerpted transcript of a phone conversation Mir…

The Business of Art: A Conversation with RoseLee Goldberg

RoseLee Goldberg is an art historian and the author of the seminal survey Performance Art: From Futurism to the Present, which remains an influential text on the history of performance art. She is also the founding director and curator of PERFORMA05, the first biennial of performance by visual artists, which will take place at various sites…