It is hard to define whether the photograph of Julius Koeller's action of demarcating a tennis court in Time/space Definition of the Psychophysical Activity of Matter 1, 2 (Anti-Happening) (1968) is an artwork, a document of an artwork or a mere event...
Bas Jan Ader disappeared at sea in 1975 while attempting to sail from the US to Europe. In this book, Jan Verwoert highlights how Ader explores the role of the romantic hero in ways that are as conceptual and analytic as they are poetic and existential.
Red Lion Square Lecture Theatre
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design, Southampton Row, London
Afterall, in conjunction with Camden Arts Centre, presents a film screening and panel discussion on the occasion of the exhibition 'Bas Jan Ader: All is Falling', and Jan Verwoert's Bas Jan Ader: In Search of the Miraculous, a new publication by Afterall Books.
The discussion will be chaired by Andrea Phillips, MA Curating, Goldsmiths and will include Theo Tegelaers, De Appel and Jan Verwoert, a critic and writer on contemporary art and cultural theory.