Cities around the world function today in the shadow of industrial infrastructure, factories that originally contributed to the economic well-being of a region. On Symptoms of Cultural Industry considers these circumstances to investigate the role of artistic and cultural production today in relation to the economic, social and physical situations in North Adams, Massachusetts—home to MASS MoCA.
James Voorhies with Timothy Nazzaro, Nate Padavick, Rachel Sherk, Cassandra Troyan
MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA
July 17–31, 2011
Open Engagement, Portland, OR
May 11–15, 2011
Curated by James Voorhies
Made possible with a grant from Massachusetts Cultural Council and support from Open Engagement/Portland State University and MASS MoCA