This Martha Rosler project, hosted by The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances, has work from the original 1989 show, and new works-
some of my videos are included.
martha rosler: If you can’t afford to live here, mo-o-ove!!
Hosted by the Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances
Opening Tomorrow: Tuesday, June 7 from 6 to 8 pm
534 West 26th Street, New York
Installation View of City: Visions and Revisions, show 3 of Martha Rosler, If You Lived Here … at the Dia Art Foundation in Soho, 1989
From June 7 through July 9, 2016, Mitchell–Innes & Nash will hand over the gallery space to The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances, an autonomous group formed in May 2016. The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances presents If you can’t afford to live here, mo-o-ove!!, an exhibition expanding upon the living archive of artist Martha Rosler’s landmark three-show cycle entitled If You Lived Here…, first shown at the Dia Art Foundation in 1989. Please join us for the opening reception tomorrow, Tuesday, June 7 from 6 to 8 pm.
A series of town hall discussions dedicated to exploring themes present in the exhibition will take place at Mitchell–Innes & Nash, hosted by The Temporary Office of Urban Disturbances.
Town Hall Discussions: Tuesday, June 14, 6-8 pm: Art-Estate Thursday, June 16, 6-8 pm: Up-and-coming: Trending Neighborhoods, Rising Resistance, Part 1
Tuesday, June 21, 6-8 pm: Up-and-coming: Trending Neighborhoods, Rising Resistance, Part 2 Thursday, June 23, 6-8 pm: Privatize!
Contributors to the exhibition include (list in formation): Cohabitation Strategies, Dan Wiley, Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness, LaToya Ruby Frazier, Artist Studio Affordability Project, 596 Acres, Inc., Jeanne van Heeswijk, Urban Homesteading Assistance Board, Met Council on Housing, Brooklyn Laundry Social Club, Sasha Sumner, Breaking Ground, Kelly Anderson, Natalie Bookchin, Jerry Pagane, Robbie Conal, Dona Ann McAdams, Kristin Reed, Andrew Castrucci, Rachael Romero, Gregory Sholette, Anton van Dalen, Picture the Homeless, New York City Community Land Initiative, ManSee Kong, Dina Bursztyn, Housing Works, Tenants & Neighbors, New Economy Project, FUREE, CAAAV, Community Voices Heard, Right to the City Alliance, Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP), Design and Urban Ecologies students at Parsons, Community Service Society, Noah Fischer, Betty Yu, Marilyn Nance, Andrea Robbins, Max Becher, and Mel Rosenthal.