Masters of Critical Theory & the Arts

Thesis Mentor: Bettina Funcke

Topic 1

The Unstable Archive: on Lucy Lippard’s critical gesture of documenting Six Years (1966 -72) & its relationship to Documenta14’s publication South as a State of Mind (2017).


Topic 2

In a Bind: framing the tensions in Leigh Ledare’s Double Bind (2009-10).


Topic 3

Forms of Control: exploring the politics of art and its limitations in Santiago Sierra’s 133 Persons paid to have their hair dyed blond (2001) and Wall enclosing a space (2003).