MARX@200

Curated by Kathy M. Newman and Susanne Slavick

April 6 - June 10. 2018

SPACE, 812 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh PA 15222

Artists: Lauren Frances Adams, Maja Bajevic, Nina Beier, Joshua Bienko, Matt Bollinger, Mel Chin, Kathryn Clark, Condé + Beveridge, Jeannette Ehlers, Rayna Fahey, Blake Fall-Conroy, Cao Fei, Claire Fontaine, Coco Fusco, Lungiswa Gqunta, Kilouanji Kia Henda, Ottmar Horl, Alfredo Jaar, Andrew Ellis Johnson, Tavia LaFollette, Christin Lahr, Steve Lambert, Liane Lang, Michael Mallis, Paolo Pedercini, William Powhida, Raqs Media Collective, Erik Ruin, Alex Schaefer, Dread Scott, Elin Slavick, Slinko, Shinique Smith, Jina Valentine, Kirsty Whitlock, and Imin Yeh.

Poster image: Lázaro Saavedra González, Karl Marx, from the Cuban Icon Series, Serigraph, Edition of 50,  24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.8 cm.)

Carnegie Mellon press release

Pittsburgh Cultural Trust press release

 

REVIEWS:

Marx@200, Afterimage, Vol. 45, No. 4, 2018

200 Years of Karl Marx: Some lessons on the politics of commemorationPublic Seminar, July 24, 2018

Marx@200The Brooklyn Rail, June 5, 2018

Taming a Rude Beast: Marx@200, Red Wedge, May 28, 2018

Artists of the World Unite, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, May 4, 2018

SPACE'S MARX@200 explores the German philosopher and what we can learn from his theoriesPittsburgh City Paper, April 25, 2018

Marx@200 Explores the Socialist Thinker's Legacy, WESA, April 5, 2018

Marx at 200 Facebook

 

Selections from MARX@200 at Verso Books in Brooklyn, NY from August 1 - November 30, 2018. Includes works by Mel Chin, Rayna Fahey, Ottmar Horl, Alfredo Jaar, Slinko, Jina Valentine, Kirtsy Whitlock, and  Imin Yeh