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

-download Grand Arts brochure with exhibition text and images

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

- review
- New York Times review

Ulrike Muller, Juan Davila further Yael Bartana (R) My Barbarian (R) Jeanine Oleson (R) Sharon Hayes in the background World W. Tsang, M. Marroquin, Z. Drucker Dean Spade and Craig Willse Dean Spade and Craig Willse Grand Arts Ian White performing re My Barbarian My Barbarian Ian White