CURA. celebrates its 40th issue with CURA. Manifesto, a special collector’s edition featuring a collection of over one hundred contributions expressly created by artists, writers, thinkers, and philosophers who have collaborated over the years with CURA.’s editorial and curatorial platform, since its founding in 2009.
Through a multifaceted anthology of visual and textual statements, CURA. Manifesto thus intends to highlight the most compelling themes of the contemporary art debate, in a broad and varied overview of contributions which have shaped the profile and identity of the magazine to date. Thanks to the contribution of an Editorial Board including Adriana Blidaru, Michael Connor, Martha Kirszenbaum, and Anthony Huberman, CURA. Manifesto thus celebrates an important milestone in the history of the magazine.
The issue, designed by Dan Solbach and featuring an iconic graphic cover, translates the point of arrival and the transition to a subsequent phase in the life of the magazine, with a restyling taking place in autumn 2023.
Participating artists and contributors: manuel arturo abreu, Sophia Al-Maria, Farah Al Qasimi, Ei Arakawa / Patty Chang / Pearl C Hsiung / Amanda Ross-Ho / Anna Sew Hoy / Shirley Tse / Amy Yao, Cory Arcangel, Ed Atkins, Trisha Baga, Davide Balula, Ivana Bašić, Neïl Beloufa, Will Benedict, Meriem Bennani, Mohamed Bourouissa, Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley, James Bridle, Alice Bucknell, Elaine Cameron-Weir, CASE (Nicholas Tammens, Sung Tieu, Studio for Propositional Cinema), Ian Cheng, Sheila Chukwulozie, Claire Fontaine, Emanuele Coccia, Tony Cokes, Claudia Comte, Matt Copson, Petra Cortright, Julien Creuzet, Enzo Cucchi, Alex Da Corte, Jeremy Deller, Simon Denny, DIS, David Douard, Mimosa Echard, Ida Ekblad, Olivia Erlanger, Bracha L. Ettinger, Cécile B. Evans, Ed Fornieles, Simon Fujiwara, GCC, Aziz Hazara, Camille Henrot, Lynn Hershman Leeson, Max Hooper Schneider, David Horvitz, Marguerite Humeau, Pierre Huyghe, Fabrice Hyber, Institute of Queer Ecology, Invernomuto, Rindon Johnson, Özgür Kar, Allison Katz, Josh Kline, Jakob Kudsk Steensen, Agnieszka Kurant, Tarek Lakhrissi, Oliver Laric, Quinn Latimer, Mark Leckey, Lawrence Lek, Ligia Lewis, Lloyd Corporation, LuYang, Eric N. Mack, Helen Marten, Rene Matić, Alexander Melamid via Liz Magic Laser, Liz Magic Laser via Alexander Melamid, Sandra Mujinga, Ebecho Muslimova, Shahryar Nashat, Brandon Ndife, New Red Order, Katja Novitskova, Precious Okoyomon, Frida Orupabo, Lydia Ourahmane, Trevor Paglen, Pakui Hardware, Athena Papadopoulos, Yuri Pattison, Laure Prouvost, Puppies Puppies (Jade Guanaro Kuriki-Olivo), (Pete) Jiadong Qiang, Jon Rafman, Tabita Rezaire, Rachel Rose, Rachel Rossin, SAGG Napoli, Rose Salane, Marianna Simnett, Sin Wai Kin, Himali Singh Soin, Emilija Škarnulytė, Slavs and Tatars, Sable Elyse Smith, Daniel Steegmann Mangrané, Jenna Sutela, Analisa Teachworth, Philipp Timischl, Iris Touliatou, Ryan Trecartin, Nora Turato, Nico Vascellari, WangShui, Ambera Wellmann, Kandis Williams, Andrew Norman Wilson, Jordan Wolfson, Women’s History Museum, Wong Ping, Joanna Zylinska.
21 × 27.5 cm, Softcover, 2023, 9772038507011