Education Center, Mezzanine
Archives as Instigator: Discussion (Part I), July 12, 2014, The Museum of Modern Art. Photo: Manuel Molina Martagon. © 2016 The Museum of Modern Art, New York

This one-day workshop invites participants to work with artist Jer Thorp and writer Emily Spivack to explore the creative process using archives and data sets for artistic production.

This program is presented as part of Artists Experiment, in collaboration with the Office for Creative Research.

Artists Experiment is an initiative in the Department of Education that brings contemporary artists into dialogue with MoMA educators to develop innovative and experimental approaches to public engagement. The Department of Education is currently collaborating with Michael Rakowitz on a forthcoming project. The artists who participated in past years of Artists Experiment are: 2017–18
Emily Spivack 2014–16
Nina Katchadourian 2013–14
Paul Ramirez Jonas
Allison Smith
The Office for Creative Research 2012–13
Raúl Cárdenas Osuna
Kenneth Goldsmith
Xaviera Simmons
Caroline Woolard

This event is part of Artists Experiment.