The Nightly News at the American School In London, England, 2022.
About

Through the activation of public spaces around the world, artist Candy Chang creates work that envisions the future of communal ritual in an increasingly alienating world. She is caretaker of over one million handwritten anxieties, hopes, pains, and moments of grace in the early 21st century. More.

 

Current Work
Installation

Before I Die
Wonderspaces
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
September 15, 2021 – September 15, 2022
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Installation

Before I Die
Wonderspaces
Scottsdale, Arizona
June 30, 2021 – June 30, 2022
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Press

New Constellations experimental audio interviews
Candy Chang: Kinship with Everything
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Installation

The Nightly News
The American School in London
London, England
February – April, 2022
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Installation

After the End
Green-Wood Cemetery Chapel
Brooklyn, New York
September 15 – December 6, 2021
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Installation and Exhibition

Light the Barricades
The Mint Museum
Charlotte, North Carolina
February 25 – July 26, 2021
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Exhibit panel discussion

We Were Distracted: A Conversation about Ritual, Attention, and Public Space
Candy Chang, James A. Reeves, and de’Angelo Dia
The Mint Museum
Charlotte, North Carolina
June 2, 2021
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Book

Our limited edition Light the Barricades book is a meditation on emotional barriers. Featuring hundreds of handwritten reflections from visitors and guidance on doubt, resentment, and judgment.

Music

Our original soundtrack for Light the Barricades is featured in a three-part anthology of ambient music via Brooklyn label Mysteries of the Deep.

Upcoming Work
Installation

Before I Die and I Wish This Was
Beta – Timișoara Architecture Biennial 2022
Timișoara, Romania
September 23 – October 23, 2022
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Artist Residency

Innovator in Residence
American School in London
London, England
February – April, 2022
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Gathering

Death Cafe: After the End Edition
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn, New York
December 6, 2021, 6:00pm
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Gathering

Death Cafe: After the End Edition
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn, New York
November 15, 2021, 6:00pm
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Talk

International Association for Public Participation Australasia Conference
Virtual event
October 27, 2021, 9:15am AEST
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Talk

After the End: Artist Talk
Candy Chang and James A. Reeves
Green-Wood Cemetery
Brooklyn, New York
September 30, 2021, 6:30pm
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