Jason De León

Hostile Terrain 94 at the Fisher Center at Bard

2019-11-23T14:42:11-05:00 November 22nd, 2019|Blog Posts, Jason De León|

Hostile Terrain 94 has arrived at the Fisher Center! Although Jason de León, the head curator of the project, is unable to join us, his team has been hard at work facilitating the project’s installation here in Weis Atrium. Gabe Canter, one of HT94’s four Exhibition Coordinators, has been part [...]

Introducing Jason de León

2019-10-20T15:09:23-04:00 October 17th, 2019|Blog Posts, Jason De León|

I had the pleasure of talking with Jason de León earlier this week about his work on Hostile Terrain 94 (HT94) and how his syllabus recommendations influenced its creation. Jason described his “formative years” as being heavily steeped in punk rock. A crucible of punk rock in the early 90’s [...]

Jason De León

2019-09-19T15:11:52-04:00 September 11th, 2019|Featured Artists, Jason De León|

Photo courtesy of the artist About Jason De León is Professor of Anthropology and Chicana/o Studies at the University of California, Los Angeles and Director of the Undocumented Migration Project, a non-profit research-art-education collective focused on documenting and understanding the violent social process of clandestine movement between Latin America and [...]

Syllabus

2019-11-23T20:29:36-05:00 September 6th, 2019|Ali Chahrour, Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme with Tashweesh, Emilio Rojas, Emily Jacir, Jason De León, Mirna Bamieh / Palestine Hosting Society, Tania El Khoury|

Revisiting a model introduced during the 2014 edition of the Biennial, the festival syllabus has situated the festival within a larger geographical and political context. This year, with the 2019 Live Arts Bard (LAB) Biennial: Where No Wall Remains Festival, the syllabus addresses borders and migration through rigorous and scholastic [...]