A New Encounter of Contemporary Art and Anthropology

Namsa Leuba, Statuette Ndoki, Saleou, Guinea, 2011 Last and First Men. Towards a New Anthropology is the title of a group exhibition currently held at The Library Space in Battersea which explores the relationship between contemporary art practice and anthropological discourse. The exhibition is organized by Armsden, a new art venture dedicated to promoting emerging…

Conceptualizing Photography

Jake Walters, O Stravinsky Project Part I, 2011 Alluding to a mock dictionary that the French surrealist Georges Bataille edited for the journal Documents, David Evans’ book Critical Dictionary is an eclectic, enlightening and at times humorous collection of images, essays, interviews and puns largely concerned with the way photography and photographs can be conceptualized.…