The interdisciplinary symposium explores the multiple ways that documentary work was rethought and contested during the decade. The program opens Thursday evening with a keynote address and continues all day Friday with a panel of guest speakers. The event is free, but registration is required.
Thursday: includes keynote speaker Jorge Ribalta, who examined the topic in his recent exhibition “Not Yet. On the Reinvention of Documentary and the Critique of Modernism” at Madrid’s Museo Reina Sofia, and a reception (5-8pm). Friday: symposium continues (9:30am-5:30pm) – with a panel of international art historians, curators, and artists – aiming to propel new scholarship on these artistic practices and the critical discourses they have generated. Both days are free and open to the public, but registration is required at http://developingroom.com/events