Zed Books will hold the launch of its latest publication, Cosmic Shift – Russian Contemporary Art Writing, on Wednesday 11th October 2017, 6.30pm at Waterstones, Gower Street, London.
Screening of ‘Krisis’ by Dmitri Venkov
Q&A with Editors of Cosmic Shift, Elena Zaytseva and Alex Anikina.
In this, the first anthology of Russian contemporary art writing to be published outside Russia, many of the country’s most prominent contemporary artists, writers, philosophers, curators and historians come together to examine the region’s various movements of contemporary art, culture, and theory, from communism, cosmism and conceptualism to past and future futures. With contributions by Bart De Baere, Pavel Pepperstein, Ilya Kabakov, Boris Groys, Dmitri Prigov, Andrey Monastyrsky and others.