Inspired by Mike Kelley’s Mobile Homestead, MOCAD has embarked on a multi-year examination of artists who seek to establish participatory and socially transformative art. Known primarily as social practice, its practitioners freely blur the lines among art making, performance, political activism, community organizing, environmentalism, and investigative journalism, creating a deeply participatory art that often flourishes outside the gallery and museum system.
ART AS SOCIAL FORCE EVENT
Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: Art + Feminism
Saturday, March 11, 11am–5pm
People of all gender identities and expressions, particularly transgender and cisgender women, are invited to join us for an all day communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to art and feminism. Bring your laptop, power cord, and ideas for entries that need updating or creation. Tutorials will be provided for those who are new to the editing process.
This program is presented in association with Art+Feminism, an international campaign to improve content on women and the arts on Wikipedia, and to