November 8, 2012 - e-flux - November
November 8, 2012


e-flux journal special edition. Photo: Rachel Ichniowski.

Dear Friends, 

With Obama’s re-election, we are hoping for better weather here in New York. In two weeks we’ve had an epic hurricane and a massive snowstorm, it’s crazy.

A number of alternative spaces in New York are having a really hard time after the hurricane: archives have been flooded, artworks and books damaged, fundraising benefits cancelled or delayed. It’s a terrible situation, and these organizations really need our help to get back on their feet with our donations. To contribute please follow these links to Printed MatterThe KitchenSmack Mellon, or Primary Information.

Lastly, we wanted to let you know about a number of e-flux exhibitions, talks, publications, and events in New York and elsewhere. We hope to see you at some of them.


New York

November 15, 2012, 7pm
e-flux, 311 East Broadway, New York

ON REVOLUTIONARY DEPRESSION: Hito Steyerl and Franco “Bifo” Berardi in conversation
The conversation takes place in the context of the first New York solo exhibition of works by Hito Steyerl, and of their new books: Bifo’s The Uprising: On Poetry and Finance, published by Semiotext(e), and Steyerl’s The Wretched of the Screen, published by e-flux journal and Sternberg Press.

Hito Steyerl exhibition
October 4–December 21, 2012  
e-flux, 311 East Broadway, New York
Tuesday–Saturday, 12–6pm

More here



The archive of two seminal e-flux projects: Nightschool and Unitednationsplaza is now on view at the Shanghai Biennial. For this, Anton Vidokle, Nikolaus Hirsch, and Eungie Joo designed an oversized scale model of the iconic building of New York’s New Museum, built lying collapsed on its side and including a labyrinthine passage way to a small room containing the digital archive of more than 200 hours of lectures, seminars, films and performances.

325, Nanjing Road (W) 
Shanghai 200003, China
T +86 21 63272829-257258 
F +86 21 63272429



Unitednationsplaza archive is also on view at the first Tbilisi Triennial, entitled Outside Effect, curated by Henk Slager. In Tbilisi, the presentation was accompanied by a public seminar titled Art After Empire, organized by the Moscow-based theorist Keti Chukhrov. Unitednationsplaza archive is available online at

Europe House
1 Freedom Square, 0105 
Tbilisi, Georgia


New e-flux journal special edition!

Hand-stitched and bound by Rustem Gungor, a Turkish-Ukranian bookbinder going by “Rustie,” e-flux journal has a new format, dressed in goatskin hardcover, marble endpages, and embossed in silver. In four volumes, spanning 2008–2012, the special edition of e-flux journal compiles the 5625 pages published to date. Comes in an edition of two, signed by the bookbinder himself. 

More here


St. Louis

e-flux book co-op tour
e-flux book co-op is now on tour, taking up temporary residence at White Flag Projects, St. Louis. The co-op is a mobile bookstore of over 600 titles on contemporary art, theory, and criticism from over 100 international art centers, artist-run spaces, and independent publishers. 

More here

White Flag Projects
4568 Manchester Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63110 
Tuesday–Saturday, 12–5pm and by appointment

Running from September 8–December 15, 2012



e-flux video rental (EVR) is on view at Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova.

More here

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