September 2013

“The Way of the Shovel: Art As Archaeology”

Solveig Nelson

Curated by Dieter Roelstraete Addressing the recent historiographic turn in artistic practices through works made in the last two decades by thirty-three artists, including Joachim Koester, Deimantas Narkevičius, and Hito Steyerl, MCA curator Dieter Roelstraete frames this pervasive interest in countermemory as a critical response to a “cultural pathology of …

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