The Body of the People is a site specific art installation and performance that interweaves iconic language and visual imagery into a poetic discourse concerning current socio-political disruptions. Created by multimedia artist and educator Jeffrey Baykal-Rollins, the work draws on protests the artist has participated in and documented to create an immersive artwork that questions individual and class representation in the political upheavals taking place in the United States today. [...]

By |May 13th, 2016|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


The Media Exhibition Platform (MEP) of Operational and Curatorial Research (OCR) in collaboration with the Arts Administration program @ Boston University presents the 2016 exhibit Silver Lining by Jenny Marketou, curated by Lanfranco Aceti. The exhibition will premier for the College Art Association (CAA) 2016 conference February 4th. Marketou is an artist and researcher who, throughout her career, has developed site specific and site responsive works in a large variety of contexts [...]

By |February 3rd, 2016|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


OCR with its Media Exhibition Platform announces an international call for artworks that deal with the issue of 'Digital Queers' in all of its multifaceted manifestations. The exhibition is curated by Lanfranco Aceti and Richard Rinehart and will be presented online from June 1, 2015 to July 15, 2015. The call is opened to exploring a wide range of media: from memes to gifs, from video to photography, from documentation [...]

By |March 23rd, 2015|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


As part of the Sounds, Images and Data conference in collaboration with New York University, Steinhardt School, OCR and Goldsmiths, University of London, we are launching a call for music scores and sound art. We are looking for artworks that range from electronic music to sound installations which will provide the opportunity to showcase some of the most experimental contemporary interactions between sounds, images and data as well as more [...]

By |March 20th, 2015|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


Executed, the new exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Cuts, runs from January 19 to February 19, 2015 and is parallel to Executive Chair by artists Haydn Jones, Fabio Lattanzi Antinori, and Jonathan Munro at Guest Projects in London. The exhibition, themed around issues related to the corporate world and corporate discourses, offers different perspectives on the nature of contemporary production, work place and workers’ rights. The workplace is the [...]

By |January 19th, 2015|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


The Situation is an exhibition by Oliver Ressler for the Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC). Curated by Lanfranco Aceti in collaboration with Jonathan Munro the exhibition presents a series of artworks by Oliver Ressler that engage with the contemporary social crisis. Ressler has worked on the theme of the contemporary post-postcapitalistic society and its crises both as an artist and as a curator. It's the Political Economy, Stupid, is a [...]

By |December 1st, 2014|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


The exhibition Capital Failures at the Contemporary Istanbul art fair will showcase a selection of artworks by British artist Jordan McKenzie. The exhibition is part of an international collaboration that questions contemporary aesthetic practices and definitions of capital. Curated by Lanfranco Aceti, the selection of artworks provides the viewer with alternative perspectives of capital and failure than those offered within the parameters and definitions of contemporary capitalism. The artist challenges [...]

By |November 7th, 2014|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


The exhibition An Englishman Abroad with artworks by British artist Jordan McKenzie challenges traditional perceptions of aesthetic and art as an endeavor disjointed by a social component. His artworks, a varied mix of performances, videos, installations and prints, bring into the fore issues of social realism, identity and gender in a British society that is increasingly in crisis. An Englishman Abroad explores, with a peculiar British sense of humor, how [...]

By |October 11th, 2014|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


My Estate of Mind is a new exhibition for the Museum of Contemporary Cuts by the British artist Jordan McKenzie. In his artworks McKenzie explores the relationship between hierarchical systems of power, mythological representations of grandeur and the constantly incumbent presence of these systems in people's daily lives. The artist pierces the traditional representation of British society presenting the viewer with a critique that, by making use of traditional stereotypes, [...]

By |October 7th, 2014|Curatorial, News|0 Comments


No Rest for the Wicked is a curatorial project presented at ArtInternational in Istanbul by Lanfranco Aceti. The project will showcase recent artworks by Bill Balaskas as well as a series of exhibitions and art projects developed by MoCC (Museum of Contemporary Cuts) since 2012. No Rest for the Wicked will provide the opportunity to engage with an international organization and a range of international artists that are tirelessly altering [...]

By |September 14th, 2014|Curatorial, News|0 Comments