Soapbox Web’s Cas Bezemer reviews “Pause and Play”, a one-day exhibition held at Amsterdam-based art initiative NEVERNEVERLAND.
Cultural Analysis pioneer Mieke Bal reconsiders critical practices of listening through an analysis of her video installation ‘Nothing is Missing’, demonstrating the importance of attuning to the unique pains of separation brought about by immigration policies.
To welcome in the new year, Justine Gensse and Anouk Hoogendoorn offer an alternative to the self-improvement narratives of New Year’s resolutions. Collected from students of ‘Gender, Bodies and the Posthuman’ at the University of Amsterdam, these ‘Low-resolutions’ form part of the exhibition W_show, which features work in progress from the University’s Master of Artistic Research.
How does making video differ from writing about it? What power do images and video-making tools have to change thoughts, or to think themselves? These questions motivated this virtual roundtable discussion between individuals with differing intellectual and professional relationships to video practice – a video artist, essayist, and documentarist.