Demonstrating Minds – Disagreements in Contemporary Art exhibition catalogue looks at art and society through the work of 19 contemporary artists and artist groups from around the world.These artists highlight and probe the disputes and friction points that come with living as part of society. The featured artists address universal issues related to labour, economics and the distribution of power. They also touch upon topical themes such as the war in Ukraine, riots and protests, refugeeism and migration.
Essays by Boris Groys and Marja Sakari.
Artists/artist groups: Kader Attia, Sylvie Blocher, Tanja Boukal, Vadim Fishkin, Rainer Ganahl, Lise Harlev, Clara Ianni, Amal Kenawy, Cristina Lucas, Goshka Macuga, Cinthia Marcelle, Tiago Mata Machado, Jonathan Meese, Tom Molloy, Tanja Muravskaja, R.E.P. Revolutionary Experimental Space group, Mika Rottenberg, Jari Silomäki, Mladen Stilinov, Suohpanterror group.
Publisher: Finnish National Gallery / Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, 2015.
Editors: Patrik Nyberg and Jari-Pekka Vanhala.
Size 17 x 23 cm, 191 pages.