News update, April 2014
Fields, May 15 – August 3, 2014, Arsenals Exhibition Hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art, Riga, Latvia.
I will be exhibiting 7 xenographic prints at this major survey of the role of contemporary art in patterns of social, scientific, and technological transformations.
Class Wargames, ludic subversion against spectacular capitalism
Book publication with Dr Richard Barbrooke, Autonomedia Press, May 2014.
This new book on the history, socio-political philosophy and the overall logic of Class Wargames includes 6 full-page xenographic images, and 1 xenograph spread over its inner covers, made by me in my role as xenographic artist and documentor of Class Wargames’ national and international public events.
Zones of Control: Wargaming in Analog and Digital Worlds (essay with xenographs)
Book publication scheduled for May 2015, MIT Press. This book is a collection of essays by contemporary academics and thinkers. Dr Richard Barbrooke is contributing an essay, embellished with two credited xenographic images of mine.
© Alex Veness, 2014