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Archive: Jan 2017

Soñamos Sentirnos Libres in Portland, Maine!

We’re thrilled to announce that Soñamos Sentirnos Libres /Under Construction, our Summer 2016 exhibition in collaboration with Mobile Print Power, will be presented in a new iteration at the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) at the Maine College of Art (MECA) in Portland, Maine.  Soñamos Sentirnos Libres: Making It Real will be presented from Feburary 1 | More »

Bangor Daily News, January 30, 2017

Collective Actions II
Remember playing the game Telephone when you were young? One person whispers a statement to the person sitting next to them, then that person whispers it to their neighbor and on and on around the circle with the last person speaking the now radically changed statement aloud.

This exhibition features the collaboration between two printmaking studios, Zea Mays Printmaking (Florence, MA) and Peregrine Press (Portland, ME) and begins with one artist from each studio responding to a secret verbal prompt. These two beginning artists will create a print that is a visual interpretation of the verbal prompt. The process will continue until 75 artists have participated over the course of five months.

Audio Interference 27: Bradley Duncan

“I think that people are going to see reflected in this so much from their own life and from the contemporary world, more than we want there to be.” – Brad Duncan. On today’s show, Rob Smith speaks to Brad Duncan, one of the curators of Finally Got The News: The Printed Legacy of the | More »

CNN, January 18, 2017

A movement today inspired by protests past
People gathered in New York at Interference Archive, a space immersed in the protests of the past, to create materials for the inauguration-week protests.

New Yorker, January 18, 2017

A Seedbed of New Images to Protest Trump
by Colin Moynihan

Over the weekend, an organization in Brooklyn called the Interference Archive gave away about five thousand stickers, three thousand printed posters, a thousand buttons, and almost two gallons of red and black paint that ended up silk-screened onto T-shirts, tote bags, and patches in the form of mottoes like “Don’t Mourn, Organize.” The occasion for the giveaway, Donald J. Trump’s swearing-in as President this week, was viewed with gloom by many who showed up on Saturday and Sunday.

Radical Playdate!

Sunday, February 5, 2017
2-4pm

Parents, kids, and families! Join us for a Radical Playdate!

In this “now more than ever” moment we’re exploring ways to be more family-inclusive in hopes of growing our community. We would love for you to be a part of it. We’ll have some snacks to eat, some picture books to read, some things to draw with, and some rad music to listen to. We’ll talk, and play, and plan. If you are able to bring a snack, a book, a song, or drawing materials to share, please do!

New Volunteer Orientation

Sunday, February 12, 2pm
Interested in getting involved at Interference Archive? Please join us for a volunteer orientation! We will tour the space, give an overview of current projects, and will discuss ways new volunteers can get involved. We will also take some time to check out our new exhibition, Finally Got The News: The Printed Legacy of the U.S. Radical Left, 1970-1979.

No More Deaths: Our View From the Border

Saturday, February 11th, 6pm

Please join desert aid workers from No More Deaths as they discuss firsthand accounts of trends in migration; human rights abuse documentation in Nogales, Sonora; migrant support in the Sonoran desert; and allied movement building in communities throughout Arizona.

Working The Phones: Control and Resistance in Call Centers

Monday, February 13, 7pm

An author presentation & discussion with Jamie Woodcock, who spent time working undercover in a UK call center in order to provide insights into the daily experiences of call center workers, and to understand and analyze methods of control and resistance that exist within the highly regulated environment.

We’ll Be Closed Friday J20

Interference Archive will be closed this Friday, January 20, 2016. There are the rare times a year that we close our doors during open hours. As in this case, its generally so we can get out in the streets. We hope this doesn’t create an inconvenience for you. We will still be open this Saturday | More »