Ecstatic Resistance is a project, practice, partial philosophy, set of strategies, and group exhibition(s) organized by Emily Roysdon.
The project was initiated with simultaneous 'sister shows' at Grand Arts (Nov. 13 -Jan. 16 2010) and X Initiative in NYC (Nov. 21- Feb. 6 2010)
Grand Arts, Kansas City, MO
Yael Bartana, Sharon Hayes, Matthew Lutz-Kinoy, My Barbarian, Jeanine Oleson, Ulrike Ottinger, Adrian Piper, Dean Spade and Craig Willse, A.L. Steiner, and Ian White
X Initiative, NY, NY
Rosa Barba, Yael Bartana, Juan Davila, Sharon Hayes, Xylor Jane, My Barbarian in collaboration with Liudni Slibinai, Ulrike Muller, Jeanine Oleson, A.L. Steiner, Joyce Wieland
with performances by: Leah Gilliam, Sharon Hayes, Matthew Lutz-Kinoy,
Jeanine Oleson and Julianna Snapper, Dean Spade and Craig Willse, PIG/ Politically Involved Girls (Wu Ingrid Tsang, Zackary Drucker, and Mariana Marroquin), and Ian White