Rachael Rakes

Real DMZ Project 2014

January 2015

It has been twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, a fact that acutely informed the Real DMZ Project this year, thanks to the participation as guest curator of the German architect and theorist Nikolaus Hirsch, who worked in … READ ON

IN PRINT January 2015 [TOC]

First Start

The 1st Cartagena Biennial

April 2014 CARTAGENA, COLOMBIA

“THIS CITY IS A MONUMENT,” remarked Berta Sichel, artistic director for the first Cartagena Biennial, at a recent talk launching a weekend of performances, parties, and discussions organized as a kind of “second opening” for the show.… READ ON

DIARY

1000 WORDS: BEN RIVERS AND BEN RUSSELL

November 2013

A SPELL TO WARD OFF THE DARKNESS is the love child of two quite different filmmakers—one British, one American—who have come to prominence in recent years in the experimental-film world for idiosyncratic bodies of work, which, while … READ ON

IN PRINT November 2013 [TOC]