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          1. BAK and Valiz proudly present Future Publics (The Rest Can and Should Be Done by the People): A Critical Reader in Contemporary Art.

            For more information about the book, please see here.
          2. On 9 and 10 October 2015, BAK, the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, and the Free/Slow University Warsaw (F/SUW) host the next FORMER WEST Public Editorial Meeting, titled Art and Labor after the End of Work. For more information, please see here
          3. On 4 September 2015, 17.00 hrs, BAK launches the exhibition Forest Law, in which work by Ursula Biemann and Paulo Tavares is presented.

             Swiss video researcher and artist Ursula Biemann has long been interested in the ecologies and uneven distribution of the Earth’s resources, peoples, and information. For this exhibition she is joined by Paulo Tavares, a Brazilian architect and urbanist who studies the politics of space and indigenous resistance in the Amazon, in the collaborative production of Forest Law (2014), a two-channel video-installation and photo-text assemblage.

            The exhibition also includes the works by Biemann, Deep Weather (2013) and Subatlantic (2015).