From 19 October to 3 November 2013, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst hosts the Impakt Festival exhibition titled To The Reader.
Taking Capitalism Catch-22 as its name and theme for 2013, Impakt invites independent curator, writer, and designer Benjamin Fallon to explore “the talent with which capitalism sells itself and what the system’s influence is on social ties.” To The Reader includes works by: Daniel Andújar; Bureau d’études; Liam Gillick; Goldin+Senneby; Hiwa K; Mierle Laderman Ukeles; Learning Site; Huw Lemmey and Ben Vickers; The Bureau of Melodramatic Research; Capital Drawing Group (Andrew Cooper, Enda Deburka, Dean Kenning, and John Russell); Paul Sullivan; and Marika Troili.
The Impakt Festival invites you to the exhibition opening on Friday 18 October from 17.00 to 20.00 hrs at BAK, with a performance by The Bureau of Melodramatic Research titled Lovegold - Contemporary Alchemy at 18.30 hrs.
On Saturday 2 November 2013 at 15.00 hrs, Fallon and participating artists will introduce the project through a guided tour.
The Impakt Festival takes place from 30 October to 3 November 2013 at various locations throughout Utrecht. For more information on the Impakt Festival exhibition To The Reader, please visit www.impakt.nl.