Satire, Critique, Provocation, Propaganda: Participants
Julian Stallabrass is a writer, curator, photographer, and reader at the Courtauld Institute of Art, London. He is the author of several books, including Art Incorporated, Internet Art: The Online Clash Between Culture and Commerce, and High Art Lite: British Art in the 1990s. He curated the 2008 Brighton Photo Biennial, “Memory of Fire: Images of War and the War of Images.”
Francisco Goldman has published three novels and one work of nonfiction. His fourth novel, Say Her Name, will be published in April 2011. Goldman has received a Guggenheim Fellowship and has been a fellow at the Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library and at the American Academy in Berlin.
Jennie Hirsh is an assistant professor in the Department of Art History, Theory and Criticism at the Maryland Institute College of Art, where she specializes in subjects including the art and architecture of totalitarian regimes. She is currently completing a monograph on Giorgio de Chirico. Contemporary Art and Classical Myth, a collection coedited with Isabelle Wallace, is forthcoming in 2011.
Martha Rosler’s work explores social subjects, war, and the landscape of everyday life, actual and virtual. Her library toured Europe and the United States from 2005 to 2009. Current solo exhibitions include As If, Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Turin; If You Lived Here Still, La Virreina, Barcelona; and Point and Shoot, Stedelijk Museum 's Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands.