Filippo Berta, Julia Christensen, Field Work, Yevgeniy Fiks/Olga Kopenkina/Alexandra Lerman, Flo6x8, Melanie Gilligan, Jan Peter Hammer, Alicia Herrero, Institute For Wishful Thinking, Sherry Millner & Ernie Larsen, Ólafur Ólafsson & Libia Castro, Isa Rosenberger, Dread Scott, SUPERFLEX, Zanny Begg & Oliver Ressler
Curated by Oliver Ressler & Gregory Sholette
Globalization, privatization, flexible work schedules, deregulated markets: 30 years of neoliberal capitalism has driven most of the world’s governments to partly or wholly abandon their previous role as arbitrators between the security of the majority and the profiteering of the corporate sector. It comes as no surprise therefore that when problems in the US real estate and financial sectors resulted in a global financial crisis starting in 2008, governments all over the world pumped trillions of dollars into banks and insurance companies, essentially creating the largest transfer ever of capital into the private sector.
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