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CAE Book Launch: Disturbances | Artists Space, Feb 28, 2013

February 18, 2013  by: Dom

CAE Disturbances

Department Chair and  Critical Art Ensemble member Prof. Steve Kurtz will participate in the presentation Tactical Media in the Neoliberal Era: The Helicopter View, by cultural critic Brian Holmes. The event marks the launch of Disturbances (London: Four Corners Books, 2012), an overview of twenty-five years of work by Critical Art Ensemble. Disturbances Critical Art Ensemble with Brian Holmes, Natalie Jeremijenko, and Read More


Steve Kurtz to speak at Hallwalls about Critical Art Ensemble and Documenta 13 | Nov 27, 2012

November 19, 2012  by: Dom

Steve Kurtz will speak at Hallwalls about Critical Art Ensemble and Documenta 13, Tuesday 27 November at 7pm, Hallwalls 341 Delaware at Tupper (if taking the Metro, use Theatre Station, then walk two blocks West on Tupper to Delaware).Free for UB students – otherwise $5.00 general public, $4.00 Hallwalls members.


Critical Art Ensemble | dOCUMENTA (13)

April 9, 2012  by: Dom

Critical Art Ensemble (Prof. Steve Kurtz, Steven Barnes, Lucia Sommer, Melissa Meschler and Beverly Schlee) has been commissioned by DOCUMENTA (13) to produce an intervention and a performance for this year’s festival (June 7-Spetember 16). In addition they have been invited to do a notebook for the exhibition’s 100 Notes—100 Thoughts series. If you are going to Read More


SEIZED exhibit presents CAE art confiscated in FBI raid

June 2, 2008  by: Dom

SEIZED Critical Art Ensemble Institute for Applied Autonomy June 7 to July 19, 2008 Opening Reception: Saturday, June 7, 8–11pm Admission is FREE Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center 341 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202 Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center is pleased to announce the exhibition SEIZED by Critical Art Ensemble (CAE) and the Institute for Applied Autonomy Read More


Art in the Age of Terrorism: A panel organized by Eyebeam and the 2008 World Science Festival

May 25, 2008  by: Dom

Dr. Steven Kurtz–the artist accused of bioterrorism in federal court–will make his first public appearance following the dismissal of his case Thursday, May 29, 2008, 7PM Eyebeam 540 W. 21st St. (btw 10th and 11th Aves.) Free and open to the public New York City, May 23, 2008–In collaboration with the 2008 World Science Festival, Eyebeam announces a Read More


Judge Dismisses Mail Fraud Case Against Bio-Artist Kurtz

April 22, 2008  by: Dom

Buffalo, NY—A process that has taken nearly four years may be coming to an end. On Monday, April 21, Federal Judge Richard J. Arcara ruled to dismiss the indictment against University at Buffalo Professor of Visual Studies Dr. Steven Kurtz. In June 2004, Professor Kurtz was charged with two counts of mail fraud and two Read More


Benefit: Falsely Accused “Bio-terrorist” Steve Kurtz Presents “Strange Culture”

March 23, 2008  by: Dom

BioArt Initiative & The Sanctuary For Independent Media Event: Falsely Accused “Bio-terrorist” Steve Kurtz Presents Strange Culture, a movie by Lynn Hershman. Exiled Art, Freedom, Democracy Series at Christ Church 7 PM, Friday, April 4 Christ Church United Methodist 35 State Street, Troy, NY Admission to this event is by donation ($10 suggested, $5 student/low Read More


UUP Resolution of Support for Dr. Steven Kurtz

February 11, 2008  by: Dom

The United University Professions Delegate Assembly adopted without dissent this resolution of support for Dr. Steven Kurtz, at a meeting in Albany, NY, February 9, 2008.  UUP is the union for faculty and professional staff in SUNY: Resolution of Support for Dr. Steven Kurtz WHEREAS, Dr. Steven Kurtz is a Professor of Visual Studies at Read More


Acclaimed Documentary about Kurtz case | Sundance Channel

December 1, 2007  by: Dom

STRANGE CULTURE Airs on Sundance Channel December 2007 12/11 @ 9:35pm EST/PST 12/13 @ 12:35am EST/PST 12/14 @ 10:35am EST/PST 12/16 @ 3:35pm EST/PST STRANGE CULTURE, selected to open both the 2007 Human Rights Watch International Film Festival and the documentary section of the Berlin International Film Festival, is directed by Lynn Hershman Leeson, and Read More


Gala Fundraiser for Dr. Steven Kurtz

November 14, 2007  by: Dom

Kurtz Fundraiser at A Space Gallery

Gala Fundraiser for Critical Art Ensemble Founder Steven Kurtz in Toronto – November 22 & 23 The Board of Directors of A Space Gallery is proud to support a two-day benefit for Dr. Steven Kurtz, founder of the internationally respected art and theater group Critical Art Ensemble. At stake is Dr. Kurtz’s surreal prosecution by Read More


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