Juliana Huxtable's Historical Cosplay Explodes the Past and Present
Marloes de Vries

Entering Juliana Huxtable's Performa commission on Saturday, November 14th, visitors found a room cast in deep blue lighting, which, along with the hypnotic dance music emanating from grandiose, obelisk-shaped speakers, transformed it into a quasi-nightclub. The walls were pasted with torn, blown-up scraps of text appearing to come from academic papers.