Extracurricular

Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group #03

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Tuesday, 20 June 2017 6:30-8:30 pm

Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group in Association with The Machete Group

The Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group convenes roughly every fortnight at Marginal Utility Gallery to work through salient texts in modern philosophy and contemporary critical theory. It aims to offer a platform for […]

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Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group #02

Nietzsche meeting 02

Tuesday, 6 June 2017 6:30-8:30 pm

Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group in Association with The Machete Group

 

The Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group convenes roughly every fortnight at Marginal Utility Gallery to work through salient texts in modern philosophy and contemporary critical theory. It aims to offer a platform […]

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Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group #01

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Tuesday, 23 May 2017 6:30-8:30 pm

Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group in Association with The Machete Group

The Modern Philosophy and Theory Reading Group convenes roughly every fortnight at Marginal Utility Gallery to work through salient texts in modern philosophy and contemporary critical theory. It aims to offer a platform for […]

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Machete: Art in Times of Political Crisis

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Friday, 10 March 2017, 7:00-9:00pm

What can–or should be–the role of artistic practice in situations of political crisis? How are we to best understand and theoretically explicate the political contributions of the cultural world? To address these and related questions, the Machete Group proposes to explore a trans-cultural constellation of flashpoints in […]

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Omid Shekari

Omid Shekari

March 2-5  2017

Marginal Utility is proud to present the work of Philadelphia based artist Omid Skekari at the 2017 NADA art fair in New York City.

As an Iranian artist, Omid Shekari channels the crises within the Middle East through an imaginative form of magic realism that blends banal events […]

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Machete Redux: Art, Theory, Politics in the Present

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Saturday, dosage 10 December 2016, 7:00-9:00pm

This is not a time to bury the hatchet. It is a time to dig up the machete. After going partially underground and experimenting in metamorphoses elsewhere, the Machete Group has decided to come back in full force. In the coming months, we […]

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icebox bbq fundraiser

Unlisted

30 July 2016, salve 2-6pm

Please join us for a BBQ fundraiser as we prepare for our Aug-Sept exhibition, approved
Unlisted. There will be plenty of food and drinks with a sliding scale admission of $7-$40. MENU TBA.
Rumors of […]

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Unlisted

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Opening Reception 11 August 2016,
from 6-10pm

Icebox Project Space
1400 N. American St. Philadelphia Pa

The Icebox Project Space and Marginal Utility are proud to present Unlisted,
a unique art fair setting that focuses on curation through a thoughtful interplay between 13 spaces arranged by Philadelphia based curators, […]

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Zine Release + TAAZ Closing Reception

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Closing reception 27 July 4-6pm

“I’ll be doing a zine release at the closing reception for the show Temporary Autonomous Aggro Zone at Marginal Utility in Philadelphia. The exhibition pairs my most recent work from the Ironbound neighborhood of Newark, buy more about NJ with Rick Charnoski & […]

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LIVE PERFORMANCE by Rachel Mason: The Lives of Hamilton Fish

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LIVE PERFORMANCE by Rachel Mason: The Lives of Hamilton Fish
with Steven Dufala (formerly of Man Man)

April 15th 2014,
7:00-8:30pm (Door opens at 6:30)
Elaine C. Levitt Auditorium
Gershman Hall,
University of the Arts
401 South Broad Street (corner of Broad & Pine Streets)
Philadelphia, […]

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