Victoria Campbell

Women's History Museum, Collection 006 – SEZX, presented at Company Gallery, New York, 8 February 2020

By Victoria Campbell

 Art Workers Coalition, Art Workers Won’t Kiss Ass , performance, 1969 

Art Workers Coalition, Art Workers Won’t Kiss Ass, performance, 1969 

The glamour of the artist’s life turned out to be just another con. So, how did critique manage to turn into protest, whose participants became the unwitting guests of honour in institutional spaces – indoors and well heated, though no longer public? By Victoria Campbell

By Victoria Campbell, Katja Novitskova, Alexandra Germer, Julian-Jakob Kneer, and Alexander Koch

 Pretend You’re Actually Alive  (2008) Colour and black & white photographs, ink on paper, various ephemera. Installation dimensions variable Courtesy of the artist

Leigh Ledare, Pretend You’re Actually Alive (2008)

Colour and black & white photographs, ink on paper, various ephemera.
Installation dimensions variable

Courtesy of the artist

Victoria Campbell on Micaela Carolan, Leigh Ledare, Reba Maybury