In Conversation: Maryam Jafri and TJ Demos
Tuesday 15 April, 7pm
Venue: Gasworks, 155 Vauxhall Street, London SE11 5RH
Maryam Jafri discusses her practice with TJ Demos, critic and Reader in the Department of Art History, University College London.
T.J. Demos is a critic and Reader in the Department of Art History, University College London. He writes on contemporary art and politics, and is the author, most recently, of The Migrant Image: The Art and Politics of Documentary During Global Crisis (Duke University Press, 2013), and Return to the Postcolony: Spectres of Colonialism in Contemporary Art (Sternberg, 2013). He also recently guest edited a special issue of Third Text (no. 120, 2013) on the subject of “Contemporary Art and the Politics of Ecology,” and is currently at work on a book on the subject for Sternberg Press.
This event is part of Maryam Jafri's exhibition Mouthfeel at Gasworks, which continues until 18 May 2014.