“Hope, Hope, fallacious Hope! Where is thy market now?” Joseph Mallord William Turner Hope Coming On is a performance conceived and curated by Lanfranco Aceti (MoCC) and with the gracious participation of the Boston Children’s Chorus(Anthony Trecek-King, Artistic Director and Ben Hires, Director of Programs). The choreography has been realized in collaboration […]

The Museum of Contemporary Cuts is happy to announce that its Director, Lanfranco Aceti, will have a workshop at KHM in Cologne, Germany, Monday September 19, 2016 @ 11:30am. The workshop is titled: A Museum, A Black Sheep and a Dead Rooster: Artistic and Curatorial Displaced Practices. The workshop – […]

31Aug

OUR FIRST KICKSTARTER

The Body of the People from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

This the first Kickstarter we are doing for The Body of the People by Jeffrey Baykal-Rollins with Rex Cadwallader on piano, vocals by Tiffany Jackson, Arti Dixon on drums, and Mike Asetta on bass. MoCC sponsors and produces a variety of critically engaging art projects like this. We are trying […]

SOCIAL – IST is the title of the new exhibition by the Museum of Contemporary Cuts with artworks by international artist Murat Germen. The exhibition examines the remnants of the social protests of Gezi Park in Istanbul and analyzes questions emerging from the current socio-political developments in Turkey as a […]

The Museum of Contemporary Cuts is proud to announce two performances by Michaela Davies, Duty and Untitled for Cyborg String Quartet that will take place at the Elytra Filament Pavilion in the John Madejski Garden of the Victoria and Albert Museum. This project titled Sound Politics was supported by the […]

10Aug

BLACK SHEEP TALKS – MISCHA KUBALL

Black Sheep Talks: Mischa Kuball from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

Black Sheep Talks, a production of the Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC), Arts Administration @ Boston University and Leonardo Electronic Almanac (MIT Press), presents an interview with Mischa Kuball. The interview was possible thanks to the support of Mary Sherman director of TransCultural Exchange. Mischa Kuball has been working in the public sphere since 1987. He […]

27Jul

BLACK SHEEP TALKS – DON RITTER

Black Sheep Talks: Don Ritter from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

Black Sheep Talks, a production of the Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC), Arts Administration @ Boston University and Leonardo Electronic Almanac (MIT Press), presents an interview with Don Ritter. The interview was possible thanks to the support of Mary Sherman director of TransCultural Exchange. Don Ritter is an artist and writer who has been active internationally […]

The Lady with a Revolutionary Parrot is a new work of art by Lanfranco Aceti – part of the series The Fat Cat Was Here. The artwork will be exhibited at Art Athina, International Contemporary Art Fair of Athens, and focuses on the processes of enslavement and exploitation of beauty to create contemporary […]

08Apr

MIEKE BAL @ THE SOCIAL

trailer Reasonable Doubt from Cinema Suitcase on Vimeo.

OCR in collaboration with the International Association for Visual Culture, Arts Administration @ Boston University and the Museum of Contemporary Cuts is proud to announce that Professor Mieke Bal will be delivering a keynote for THE SOCIAL – the forthcoming biennial conference of Visual Culture at Boston University. Prof. Mieke Bal has had an illustrious […]

08Apr

NICHOLAS MIRZOEFF @ THE SOCIAL

Black Sheep Talks: Nicholas Mirzoeff from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

OCR in collaboration with the International Association for Visual Culture, Arts Administration @ Boston University and the Museum of Contemporary Cuts is proud to announce that Prof. Nicholas Mirzoeff will deliver the keynote address for the conference section titled Revolutions, Free Speech, Radicalization and Social Media for THE SOCIAL @ Boston University. This particular session of the conference […]

05Mar

BLACK SHEEP TALKS – TAMIKO THIEL

Black Sheep Talks: Tamiko Thiel from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

Black Sheep Talks, a production of the Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC) and Arts Administration @ Boston University, with Tamiko Thiel in its second podcast. Tamiko Thiel is a visual artist exploring the interplay of place, space, the body and cultural identity. She expresses herself in a variety of media […]

The Museum of Contemporary Cuts in collaboration with Arts Administration @ Boston University is announcing a call for interviews for the Black Sheep Talks during the TransCultural Exchange Conference. These interviews will take place February 25-27 on location at the conference and will be placed online over the following months. If you […]

22Feb

BLACK SHEEP TALKS – MARK SKWAREK

Black Sheep Talks: Mark Skwarek from Museum of Contemporary Cuts on Vimeo.

Black Sheep Talks, a production of the Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC) and Art Administration @ Boston University, launches its first podcast with an interview of augmented reality artist Mark Skwarek.  Mark Skwarek is an artist working to bridge the gap between virtual and physical world with augmented reality. His […]

“Ba, ba, black sheep, and all the rest of it! Here’s a poor tainted mutton for you, without the wind being in the least tempered to him!” (Edmund Yates, Black Sheep, 1868) The Museum of Contemporary Cuts (MoCC) in collaboration with Arts Administration @ Boston University is proud to present the […]

THE SOCIAL is the title of the 4th International Association for Visual Culture Biennial Conference (IAVC2016@Boston). You can visit the conference site at OCR Visual Culture 2016. IAVC2016@Boston invites papers, presentations, interventions, collaborations, and events from researchers, artists, academics, curators, and activists on post- democracy, post-society, anger, violence, future visions, crisis, […]