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Yin Ho is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer interested in value systems and methods of exchange via technology, belief, and care. Recent shows include “Cucumber Skin Jacket, ” a solo exhibition at Appendix Gallery in Columbus, OH, and “Science Window, ” a three-person show at Kayoko Yuki in Tokyo, JP. Her work was recently added to the Centre Georges Pompidou permanent collection. A graduate of the ITP program at NYU Tisch School of the Arts and the London School of Economics, she is a member of An/other New York, a collective of Asian and Asian American cultural producers, and a former co-director of Tiger Strikes Asteroid, a network of artist-run non-profit galleries. Her critical writing has appeared in Rhizome and Artforum, among others.
On July 16 we are reading the fifth chapter “Contemporaneity as Points of Connection,” translated by Rawley Grau and originally published in e-flux journal in 2009. The conversation will be co-led by artist and writer, Yin Ho and curator and writer, Ladi’Sasha Jones. This selection of texts by Badovinac, edited by J. Myers-Szupinska, gathers twenty years of writings from disparate and hard-to-find sources alongside new texts from the forward-thinking Slovenian curator, museum director, and scholar Zdenka Badovinac.read more »