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Politics of Food

New publication from Delfina Foundation and Sternberg Press – available soon

Publication

In Conversation: Venice Programme Participants

Aaron Cezar speaks to the artists involved in the November programme

Interview

In Conversation: Collector Daisuke Miyatsu

In partnership with Ocula Magazine

Interview

Collectors in Conversation: Bernardo Faria

On artists “looking for the future, but also working hard for the present”

Video

Delfina Presents: Khavy Samnang

On his performance exploring the political and economic relationship between Camdodia and China

Video

Nick Laessing: Plant Orbiter

Researching usership

Residency Project

In Conversation: Constanza Alarcón Tennen

On peripheral thinking and making, transmitting experiences, and tectonic desire

Interview

Studio Visit: Ícaro Lira

Northeastern as a statement of resistance

Article

Nasser Al Salem: Amma Baad

Watch the artist introduce his recent exhibition

Video

Vivien Sansour: Zaree’a

On the work and legacy of seed keeper Esiah Levy

Residency Project

Delfina Presents: Marta Fernández Calvo

Uncovering and celebrating food histories and their legacies

Video

Asunción Molinos Gordo: Accumulation by Dispossession

On the exhibition that formed part of our fourth season of Politics of Food

Video

Activating the Alternatives

Discussing research into socio-spatial transformations in Ecuador

Audio

Politics of Food: Adapting

Highlights from the season’s events

Gallery

Food Regimes

Exploring the problems inherent in the current global food system

Audio

Collecting: A Glossary

Excerpt from ‘A Selective Guide to the V&A’s South Asian Collection’

Article

58th Venice Biennale: Performances

Watch the performances from the opening week

Video

Delfina Presents: Maxwell Alexandre

On painting, the divine, and the city of Rio

Video

In Conversation: Daniela Ruiz Moreno

Reflecting on her fellowship in Tate Exchange

Interview

Collectors in Conversation: Elie Khouri

On a collection with a global framework and its future

Video

Moonjung Hwang: Simulated residency

Transferring memories

Residency Project

Thiago Hersan: Reinterpreting the astrolabe

Exploring the relationships between humans, nonhumans and machines

Residency Project

Noor Abuarafeh: Rumours Began Some Time Ago

Uncovering the story behind an archival photo

Residency Project

Power play: Lantian Xie & Jaebum Kim

Watch the artists speak about their specially-commissioned collaborative works

Video

Power play: Zuza Golinksa

Watch the artist present Run-Up, her interactive installation in the exhibition

Video

Power play: Soyoung Chung

Watch the artist discuss her two works in the show

Video

Power play: Curator’s introduction

Watch Aaron Cezar introduce the exhibition

Video

Delfina Presents: Maja Bekan

Using performance as a tool to produce knowledge

Video

Delfina Presents: Peter Brandt

On his practice exploring gender and trauma

Video

Delfina Presents: Urok Shirhan

On her performance ‘The Post-National Anthems’

Video

Collectors In Conversation: Irene Panagopoulos

Contemplating the role of a collector within the art community

Video

(IN)Sessions: Open Studios

Photos from an evening of presentations by our autumn 2018 artists-in-residence

Gallery

Noor Afshan Mirza and Brad Butler: The Scar

The duo discuss their Delfina exhibition

Audio

Frieze Week Performances 2018

Photos of performances at Frieze London 2018 in partnership with Delfina Foundation

Gallery

Delfina Presents: Pratchaya Phinthong

On presenting counterfeit currency to visitors at Frieze

Video

Collectors in Conversation: Carlos Marsano

On collecting as a process of understanding

Video

Delfina Presents: Vivian Caccuri

Considering the sound of mosquitos in a social, historical, and political context

Video

Delfina Presents: Liz Glynn

Presenting a performance that draws its imagery from the British Museum

Video

Delfina Presents: Murat Adash

Exploring the idea of camouflage through performance

Video

Delfina Presents: Maria Meinild

Exploring the experience of social structures through puppetry

Video

A Selective Guide to the V&A’s South Asian Collection

Book by past artist-in-residence Avani Tanya

Publication

Open Studios: Spring 2018

Photos from an evening of presentations of new and developed work by spring 2018 residents.

Gallery

Alex Mirutziu: Doing Sub Thinking

2 June 2018

Gallery

In Conversation: Santiago Villanueva

Curatorial strategies and the domestic surrealism of house museums.

Interview

Collectors in Conversation: Haro Cumbusyan

Considering how collectors can support the production of new art

Video

Delfina Presents: Anton Lapov

Introducing his curatorial and artistic interests, including new media art and obsolete technologies

Video

Alex Mirutziu: Between Too Soon And Too Late

On his Delfina exhibition which interrogates how we create meaning to interpret the world

Video

In Conversation: Alex Mirutziu with Aaron Cezar

Alex discusses his Delfina Foundation exhibition with Director Aaron Cezar.

Interview

Revising Gulf Modernisms: Mini Symposium | Part 2

70:34

Video

Alex Mirutziu: Between Too Soon and Too Late

Installation photos from Alex Mirutziu’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Revising Gulf Modernisms: Mini Symposium | Part 1

106:14

Video

Collectors in Conversation: Sultan Al Qassemi

On seeking to plug a gap in general knowledge about art from the Arab world

Video

De-constructing Collections: The Colonial Past and Contemporary International Collecting

Talk recording

Audio

From Country to Continent: Collecting and Supporting Contemporary Art in Morocco and Beyond

Discussing three current projects based in Morocco

Video

Collectors in Conversation: Mimi Brown

On Spring Workshop, the 5-year initiative she founded in Hong Kong

Video

Artistic Interventions and Strategies in Museums

Discussion with Marc Dion, Roel Arkesteijn and Viktor Wynd

Video

Ala Younis: Plan For Feminist Greater Baghdad

The stories of the female protagonists behind Baghdad’s modern monuments

Video

Ala Younis: Plan for Feminist Greater Baghdad

Installation photos from Ala Younis’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Delfina Presents: Kevin Beasley

On giving space to the act of listening

Video

Delfina Presents: Farah Al Qasimi

Considering translation as a tool for connection or intimacy

Video

Delfina Presents: Alice Shintani

Presenting her installation inspired by the famous tiles of Brazilian artist Athos Bulcão

Video

Delfina Presents: Daniel Jacoby

Presenting a performance of sculptures inspired by budget clothing displays

Video

Open Studios: Autumn Residents 2017

Photos from an evening of presentations of new and developed work from autumn 2017 residents

Gallery

Collecting as Practice: Avani Tanya

Exploring the V&A’s South Asia collection

Video

Collectors in Conversation: Rudy Tseng

On how and why his collection has evolved over the years

Video

In Conversation: Ali Miharbi

We delve into the processes and thinking behind Ali’s practice

Interview

Collectors in Conversation: Daisuke Miyatsu

The ‘salary-man’ collector tells his story

Video

Geumhyung Jeong: Private Collection: Unperformed Objects

Installation photos from Geumhyung Jeong’s solo show at Delfina Foundation

Gallery

Ali Miharbi: Wind Organ

Installation photos of Ali Mihabi’s Wind Organ at the Horniman Museum

Gallery

Open House Exhibition

5:12

Video

Collecting as Practice: Deyson Gilbert Performance

21:18

Video

Collecting as Practice: Who Really Owns It?

112:12

Video

Collecting as Practice: The Social Value of Private Initiatives and Museums

90:50

Video

Collecting as Practice: Sharing Collections

66:54

Video

Collecting as Practice: Collecting, Intimacy and the Gift

66:01

Video

Sneak Peek: Hidemi Nishida

3:44

Video

Sneek Peak: Binelde Hyrcan

4:13

Video

Sneak Peak: Ali Miharbi

3:49

Video

Sneak Peek: Wok the Rock

4:38

Video

In Conversation: Jungki Beak

Jungki Beak expands on his practice, which challenges the relationship between man and nature.

Interview

The Politics of Food: Markets and Movements

7:30

Video

Performance as Process: Joe Moran

3:52

Video

The Politics of Food: The Empire Remains Shop

Project by Cooking Sections

Video

The Politics of Food: Flatbread Society Seed Journey with Amy Franceschini

04:03

Video

In Conversation: Jean-Paul Kelly

We spoke to the artist about his 2016 exhibition at Delfina Foundation.

Interview

Jean-Paul Kelly: That Ends That Matter

Installation photos from Jean-Paul Kelly’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

In Conversation: Serkan Taycan

Turkish artist Serkan Taycan discusses his residency and new Hydrolab research project.

Interview

The Tour of The Question: Cheese, Family and Revolution

Chris Fite-Wassilak explores memory and authenticity through his experiences of two cheeses.

Article

Transpositions: An Evening of Performances

Photos from an evening of performances by Performance as Process residents.

Gallery

The Politics of Food: Markets and Movements

Photos from the one-weekend-only pop up cafe at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Performance as Process: Stephen Kwok

3:30

Video

Performance as Process: Luisa Nobrega

3:39

Video

In Conversation: Thomas Pausz

Politics of Food UK resident talks about his experimental process working with waste materials.

Interview

In Conversation: Chris Fite-Wassilak

Our Politics of Food UK Associate on cheese and authenticity

Interview

In Conversation: Deepa Bhasthi (Forager Collective)

Deepa Bhasthi tells us about the work of Forager Collective and her Delfina residency.

Interview

BBC Arabic Tour of ‘A Prologue to the Past and Present State of Things’

15:42

Video

COOKING SECTIONS: The Empire Remains Shop

Photos from Cooking Section’s installation in the heart of Marylebone.

Gallery

In Conversation: Luísa Nóbrega

Performance as Process resident on language, translation and the voice.

Interview

Transpositions

Photos from an evening of performances by Performance as Process residents.

Gallery

In Conversation: Alex Mirutziu

Performance as Process resident expands on his practice, theory and the underlying question ‘what performs?’

Interview

Performance as Process: Emma Smith

4:14

Video

In Conversation: Emma Smith

Performance as Process UK Associate discusses her current research and the development of her performance practice.

Interview

Performance as Process: Alex Mirutziu

4:03

Video

Performance as Process: Syowia Kyambi

4:17

Video

In Conversation: Stephen Kwok

Performance as Process resident on his practice, his humour and navigating the city.

Interview

Self Image and the Caribbean Diaspora

96:33

Video

DIDEM PEKÜN: OF DICE AND MEN

Installation photos from Didem Pekun’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Before Seven Hills

77:17

Video

DAAR: Emancipatory Education, Art and Architecture

86:34

Video

Delfina on Artsnight

Will Gompertz features Delfina Foundation and its Founder on the BBC2 programme

Video

Beyond Control: Data, Privacy & Rights

5-part panel recording

Video

Then For Now

Installation photos the group exhibition of past Delfina residents.

Gallery

Philippe Gruenberg’s Residency

2:17

Video

A Prologue to the Past and Present State of Things

Installation photos from a group exhibition by summer 2016 residents held at the Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

STIRRING THE POT OF STORY: FOOD, HISTORY, MEMORY

Installation photos from the group exhibition held at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

The Mentalists

Photos from an evening of performances held at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

THE OTOLITH GROUP: IN THE YEAR OF THE QUIET SUN

Installation photos from collective’s show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Performative Meal: Harry G West on Cheese ‘A Living Thing A Dying Thing’

58:21

Video

Open Studio: The Public Domain

Installation photos from the Spring Open Studio held at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

The Politics of Food: Candice Lin – Taking Culinary Revenge on the Koch Brothers

4:44

Video

The Politics of Food

Installation photos of the group exhibition held at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Panel: Cultural Exchange: More Harm Than Good

73:06

Video

Points of Departure

Installation photos from off-site group show ‘Points of Departure’, held at the ICA.

Gallery

Nasrin Tabatabai And Babak Afrassiabi: In Conversation with Polly Staple

70:10

Audio

Documentary: A.I.R Dubai 2013

41:45

Video

Talk: Abbas Akhavan

63:42

Video

Talk: Asli Çavuşoğlu

74:03

Video

ABBAS AKHAVAN: Study For A Garden

Installation photos from Abbas Akhavan’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

AHMET ÖGÜT: OR WHISTLE SPONTANEOUSLY

Installation photos from Ahmet Ögüt’s solo show at Delfina Foundation.

Gallery

Talk: Ziad Antar

68:10

Video

Talk: Sonic Grounds with Mark Fisher

62:24

Video

Documentary: AiR Dubai 2012

30:04

Video

Project: Shopopolis (FEAST)

09:03

Video

Shopopolis

Project

Performance: Atef Berredjem

02:40

Video

Artist-to-Artist Talk: Onya McCausland and Khaled Hafez

61:04

Video

Artist to Artist Talk: Ines Jerray and Gayle Chong Kwan

64:09

Video

Talk: Wael Shawky

52:27

Video

Talk: Sonic Grounds with Lawrence Abu Hamdan

60:09

Video

Talk: Raed Yassin and Rayya Badran

47:28

Video

Talk: Tayfun Serttas

85:20

Video

Talk: Mahmoud Bakhshi

64:24

Video

Performance: Tashweesh at CCA-Glasgow

14:22

Video

Exhibition: The Spacemakers

02:08

Video

Talk: Jawad Al-Malhi

61:20

Video

Panel: Decolonizing Architecture

106:55

Video

Talk: Oraib Toukan

57:26

Video

Talk: Nathaniel Rackowe

53:07

Video

Talk: Ala Dehghan

64:16

Video

Talk: Shuruq Harb

42:47

Video