Shock Waves: Martha Rosler

Shock Waves: Martha Rosler on the US Presidential Election

The stunning rise of nationalism, populism, and fundamentalism—and the Trump presidency—has roiled the world. How did we get here? What can art do? In concert with the December issue’s feature on THE YEAR IN SHOCK—which features pieces by Helen Molesworth, Tariq Ali, and Wendy Brown on the upheaval of political and perceptual experience as we know it— presents short reflections on post-election America and the aftershocks to come.

Martha Rosler, POINT & SHOOT, a mourning thought (though I am more enraged than in mourning), 2016.

Martha Rosler is an artist who lives and works in Brooklyn.