About the artists
Quinn Latimer is a poet and critic. She was born in Venice, California, and lives and works in Basel and Athens, where she is co-editor, with Adam Szymczyk, of South as a State of Mind, the documenta 14 journal . She is the author of Rumored Animals (2012); Sarah Lucas: Describe This Distance (2013); Stories, Myths, Ironies, and Other Songs: Conceived, Directed, Edited, and Produced by M. Auder (2014); and Film as a Form of Writing: Quinn Latimer Talks to Akram Zaatari (2014). A regular contributor to Artforum and a contributing editor of frieze, Latimer’s writings and readings have been presented widely, including at Chisenhale Gallery, London; Serpentine Galleries, London; Kunsthalle Zurich, Switzerland; castillo/corrales, Paris; Qalandia International, Ramallah/Jerusalem; and the Venice Architecture Biennale, Italy.
Pedro Barateiro (b. 1979, Almada, Portugal) is an artist and writer living in Lisbon. His work has been shown in Kunsthalle Basel; MHKA (Antwerp); Museu Colecção Berardo (Lisbon); Kunsthalle Lissabon; Museu de Arte Contemporâneade Serralves (Porto); Kettle’s Yard (Cambridge); MARCO - Museo de Arte Contemporánea de Vigo; Spike Island (Bristol); ngbk (Berlin); SESC Pompeia (São Paulo); Crac Alsace (Altkirch); Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian (Lisbon); ar/ge Kunst (Bolzano); Le Plateaux – Frac Île-de-France(Paris); Palais de Tokyo (Paris); 29th Bienal de São Paulo, 16th Sydney Bienalle and 5th Berlin Bienalle. His performances have been presented at 98Weeks (Beirut); Théâtre de la Ville, L’école nationale supérieure des beaux-arts (ENSBA) and Fondation Ricard (Paris); Teatro São Luiz and Teatro Praga (Lisbon); CCSP and Galeria Vermelho (São Paulo). Barateiro is a founding member of Parkour, an artist run space initiated as part of Avenida 211 in Lisbon. Among his many collaborations, he edited the books Temporary Collaborations and ACTIVITY (JRP|Ringier) with artist Ricardo Valentim.