MUSEUM OF CAPITALISMcoming to Boston Fall 2018
Museum of CapitalismSeptember 4 – October 25Grossman Gallery & Anderson AuditoriumSchool of the Museum of Fine Arts, Tufts University
The SMFA/Tufts exhibition will feature exhibits, artworks, and artifacts created and collected by Jordan Bennett, Ben Bigelow, Center for Tactical Magic, Jennifer Dalton, Sharon Daniel, Blake Fall-Conroy, FICTILIS, Marc Fischer, Kate Haug, Kelly Jazvac, Michael Mandiberg, James McAnally, Valeria Mogilevich, Claire Pentecost, Tim Portlock, Jesse Sugarmann, Evan Desmond Yee, and Igor Vamos, alongside new commissions by Maia Chao and Michelle de la Vega.
Organized by Abigail Satinsky, Curator, Tufts University Art Galleries.
Museum of Capitalism - Opening Reception and ConversationWednesday, September 12 6–8 p.m.Anderson Auditorium
Teaching Capitalism in the 21st Century - Roundtable DiscussionFriday, September 14, 12:30–2 p.m. Anderson Auditorium
In this roundtable discussion, educators in history, economics, and political science will share their experiences with and approaches to teaching capitalism today, and will discuss the politics of its historicization, the intersection of political economy with cultural domains, and the pressures of public pedagogy in higher education.
Museum of Capitalism Community Conversation: Housing in BostonTuesday, October 16, 12:30–2 p.m.Anderson Auditorium
Join advocates for affordable housing and artists engaged in community activism around housing issues for a dialogue on current issues in the Boston housing landscape, including what roles culture and capitalism play.