Art Research Center
Artpool X Enigma: (An)archives
Continuing collaboration with the Hungarian art periodical

The Enigma 103, (An)archives is releasing eight engaging papers from the Artpool40 Conference in Hungarian translation. The essays discuss motivations behind building and running artist archives, the alternative histories they generate, and the challenges of their sustainability, institutionalization, transformations, and critical interpretations.

  • Editor: Csilla Markója
  • Guest editors: Emese Kürti and Zsuzsa László
  • Authors: Kristine Stiles, Sven Spieker, Lina Džuverović, Zdenka Badovinac, Emese Kürti, Tomasz Załuski, David Crowley, Agustina Andreoletti
  • Translators: Miklós Erhardt and Barnabás Zemlényi-Kovács
  • Table of contents: here

An edited volume of an extended selection of the conference papers is also being published in English by Transcript Verlag.

Our previous collaboration, Impossible realism. Regime change and art institutions in Hungary, 1989 can be freely downloaded here (in Hungarian).

  • Editor: Csilla Markója
  • Guest editor: Emese Kürti