Utopie et dystopie

Winter 2005

[In French] Le dernier dossier de notre trilogie 20e anniversaire se penche sur la notion de l’utopie, mise en perspective avec notre contexte social, politique et artistique. Ainsi, plus qu’un regard sur le futur, auteurs et artistes proposent des problématiques qui sont intimement liées à une réalité bien actuelle.





Current Issue


Winter 2023

As the basis for social organization and the primary site of socialization, the family has drawn particular attention in the visual arts since the inception of art history. As contemporary art seems well engaged in an examination of cultural practices, the family, in all its forms, is returning to the spotlight. Many artists today revisit family traditions, sites, and taboos, challenge what has been held as unspeakable by digging into archives, and invent new, intimate forms of sociability out of biographical experiences. This issue reflects on family histories as they are rewritten in contemporary art.