Monthly Archives: May 2014

Anhoek School: Revolutionary Year 222: Course: Class 4

Meet us in the  2nd floor hallway. Exercise 1-7: Choose one of your possible studio sites. Remake the site on campus: in miniature as fracked as crime scene as bower nest as stolen territory with a material that disappears After one hour, together we will travel to each site as it has been reproduced on campus. […]

Anhoek School: Revolutionary Year 222: Course: Class 3

Meet in classroom. Cliff Notes: Fantasies of Control (presentation and space); Appropriation of “Public” Space; Observation as Criticism; Criticism as Treat and Knife; City as Space as Studio Exercise One (one hour): Bring materials to build pedestal without the use of the wood shop. Build pedestal. Install pedestal with sound recording and object in atrium. Exercise […]

Anhoek School: Revolutionary Year 222: Course: Class 2

We shall meet outdoors. Cliff Notes: Land as exhibition space. Replication as form of Critique. Campus as studio. Exercise 1: When you arrive, place your drawing on the lawn or gravel. Keep moving drawings as they arrive, attempting different configurations, until all members of the class have arrived or it has been ten minutes after […]

In Class Exercises: Class 1: Endangered Sound (Revolutionary Year 222/Anhoek School Correspondence Course)

  ENDANGERED SOUND: Class 1 Cliff Notes– Space: sonic. Sonic: extinction. Extinction: expression. Expression: measurement Measurement: drawing Exercise 1: Fugue At the threshold of the room: The first student to arrive is directed: 1. Don headphones. 2. Enter dimly lit room. 3. Listen to a sound sample: the Ōʻōʻāʻā.  4. Imitate the call of the Ōʻōʻāʻā  until the […]

Anhoek School: Correspondence Course: Revolutionary Year 222: A Series of Exercises Regarding Space

The director of Anhoek School will be teaching a required first year undergraduate Foundations course entitled “Spaces”  this Fall at Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas. The materials for this course will be crafted in a manner that invites others, under the auspices of the Anhoek School to participate/organize their own sections in locations extraneous to the […]

ditch. dawn. therapy for the end.

1980’s NYC Tax Records: Gowanus Canal   A performance of Mary Walling Blackburn’s “2 of 24 Psychoanalytic Acts: Therapy for the End” will take place this Sunday, May 18 at 5 a.m. at the Gowanus boat launch, located at the river end of 2nd St. (past its intersection with Bond St.), Brooklyn.In 2 of 24 […]