The backroom

03 May 2007 - 24 Jun 2008

The backroom
© Kadist
3 May – 24 June 2007

The backroom is run by Magali Arriola, Kate Fowle and Renaud Proch.

The backroom is a research-oriented project that provides access to source materials which inform and support artists’ practice. Initiated in August 2005 in Los Angeles, the temporary archive includes objects, videos, magazines, photographs, ephemera, data and written anecdotes from an evolving line-up of over forty artists, filmmakers, writers and architects, from which a series of presentations and projects have developed.

The backroom has presented contributions by:
Richard Aldrich, John M. Armleder, Walead Beshty, Pierre Bismuth, Anne Collier, The Center for Land Use Interpretation, Dennis Crompton (Archigram), Jeremy Deller, Kota Ezawa, Claire Fontaine, Ryan Gander, Mario Garica Torres, Amy Granat, Felix Gmelin, Hassan Khan, Sam Green, David Hatcher, Paul Ramírez Jonas, William Jones, Stephen Kaltenbach, Thomas Lawson, Jesse Lerner, Lim Tzay Chuen, Nate Lowman, Lu Jie, Marko Lulic, Raimundas Malasauskas, Erlea Maneros, John Menick, Naeem Mohaiemen, Julian Myers, Michelle O’Marah, Henrik Plenge Jakobsen, Raqs Media Collective, Sean Snyder, Tercerunquinto, Jeffery Vallance, Miguel Ventura and al. 28.05.2007 : New contributions by Lars Laumann, Charlotte Moth and Peter Fillingham. Updates by Richard Aldrich and Amy Granat.

Tags: John M. Armleder, Raqs Media Collective