Summer 2013


Ingestion / Diplomatic Service

Paul FreedmanThe ceremony of the state dinner

Colors / International Orange

Adam JasperPainting the civilian future

Legend / Zitty Christ

Wayne KoestenbaumMaculate complexion

Inventory / Material Wisdom

Adrian YoungLearning from object lessons


It’s All Dark

Justin E. H. SmithToward a history of the dark side of the moon

The Frog Prince

Kevin McCannThe amphibian cosmology of Jean-Pierre Brisset

Musical Wires

Lev BratishenkoListening to the Théâtrophone

A Philosophy of Tickling

Aaron SchusterA sensation between physics and metaphysics

The Orc and the Penguin

Dominic PettmanDiagonal existences, virtual and real

The Bunkerization of Albania

David PikeRepurposing the architecture of militaristic isolationism


Relational Economics

D. Graham BurnettTabua and the question of currency

Artist Project / Untitled Project: eBay | Cypraea moneta

Conrad BakkerShell game

Passing Strange: An Interview with Stephen Mihm

Jeffrey Kastner and Stephen MihmCapitalists and counterfeiters in nineteenth-century America

Artist Project / Gold Dust

Peter SimenskyValue added

Infinite Exchange

Geoff ManaughGoing for gold

Artist Project / Conjured Body (William Grant)

Andrew HurleThe visual languages of monetary authority

The Rise of Inflation

Rebecca L. SpangBursting the bubble

Artist Project / Money Action for Cabinet II

Sal RandolphSharing the wealth


Postcard / Karl Marx Considers His Prospects

The labor of division

Artist Project: Bookmark / Money Action for Cabinet

Sal RandolphReading enrichment