Document S/S 2015: “Come Here, Look Back, Move Forward”*

Document S/S 2015: “Come Here, Look Back, Move Forward”*

When we begin each new issue of Document Journal, we are reacting not only to our previous issues, of course, and to the season in fashion, but also to the media landscape—what we see every day on the news, as well as the intertwined relationship of media, fashion, and art. We’ve been struck by the number of artists investigating power and politics, processing the news and media, and synthesizing it in their work. We decided to devote this issue to them. The artist AA Bronson explains in “Printed Matter: An Oral History” that artist publishing—like many forms of creative expression—is very much linked to the idea of resistance. We wholeheartedly agree. Continue