All Power to the People

Emory Douglas

This is a draft version of a short essay which will appear in a book accompanying ‘The Sixties: A Worldwide Happening’, an exhibition being organised by the Nationaal Museum van Wereldculturen in the Netherlands. A new global consciousness infused the political poster in the 1960s. The fight for Civil Rights in the United States, decolonization … Continue reading

The Future is Between Your Legs: Sex, Art and Censorship in the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia

Mila Budisavljević, ‘Neobavezni pogled na svijet 4', 1969

This is a draft version of a text which will be published by Nottingham Contemporary in 2016.     In spring 1970 a small audience gathered in a church in the Old Town in Zagreb to watch a performance by the poet, actor and artist, Katalin Ladik. Dressed in nothing but a loose fur, Ladik … Continue reading