Monday, 27 September 2021
Spirals: Colour Unearthed on Friday, 25th of June

The CCA is pleased to announce the next session of the Spirals virtual seminar series, titled 'Colour Unearthed'. We host Dr. Luiza Prado De o. Martins who reflect on the colonial histories attached to a set of vegetal and mineral based colours.

Publication Date:
Fri, 18 Jun 2021 - 17:30
Marble Dust review

In January 2020, South African artist currently based in Berlin, Tayla Lubinsky, hosted a solo exhibition called Marble Dust. It is this exhibition that she unpacks during her Spirals session talk titled Permanence, Decay and the Politics of Post-preservation. During the talk, Lubinsky takes us through the journey of how this project came to materialize.

Publication Date:
Fri, 11 Jun 2021 - 13:15
A Response to Metadata Politics

April 30th marked the fifth instalment of the Spirals Virtual Seminar series. Dr Rebecca Kahn from the University of Vienna discussed the ethics and politics inseparable from museum metadata, with a case study of a small collection of drawings made by children from various milieux and collected by Beatrice Blackwood, an early 20th century anthropologist and curator at the Pitt Rivers museum at the University of Oxford.

Publication Date:
Sun, 23 May 2021 - 10:15
Spirals: Post-Preservation on Friday, 28th of May

We are excited to host Talya Lubinsky, an artist from Johannesburg, currently based in Berlin. Her talk is titled, Permanence, Decay and the politics of Post-preservation.

Publication Date:
Thu, 20 May 2021 - 08:15