A screed against NY performance venue The Shed, published in the September 2018 issue of Artforum. Working with actor Paul Lazar (in the image, left), I used this essay as the basis for a performance also titled 'Palace in Plunderland.' Paul delivered the lecture-performance at the Barnes Museum in October 2018, as part of Boris Charmatz's project Philadelphia Museum of Dance: Choreographing Public Assembly.
This isn't really a blog, more of an online archive of my publications, articles, talks, conferences, and so on. For pdfs of my writing, see my page at academia.edu
About me: I am a professor in the PhD Program in Art History at CUNY Graduate Center, New York, where I've been based since 2008. Previously I taught at Warwick University (2006-8), at the Royal College of Art, London (2001-6) and at Essex University, where I completed my PhD in 2002. I can be contacted on firstname.lastname@example.org. - CB