Toma Peiu will deliver a presentation titled “Art, beyond genre: lessons from the performance of political failure”, as a part of a conversation on Notions of Failure in Art and Anthropology at Art, Materiality and Representation, the biennial conference organized by the Royal Anthropological Institute, the British Museum and the Department of Anthropology at SOAS, London, (June 1st - 3rd, 2018).
The presentation discusses Luiza Parvu and Toma Peiu’s multimedia installation, Redemption Room, and their associated research project on failure in the public eye.
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 - 1:30 PM @ SOAS Senate House - S113 (10 Thornhaugh St, Bloomsbury, London WC1H 0XG UK). The panel is convened by Prof. Alana Jelinek (University of Hertfordshire) and chaired by Prof. Jennifer Clark (Robert Gordon University).
This year’s conference will welcome approximately 1,500 participants. The keynote will be delivered by Prof. Tim Ingold, Emeritus Professor and Chair of Social Anthropology, University of Aberdeen.