A*DESK has been offering since 2002 contents about criticism and contemporary art. A*DESK has become consolidated thanks to all those who have believed in the project, all those who have followed us, debating, participating and collaborating. Many people have collaborated with A*DESK, and continue to do so. Their efforts, knowledge and belief in the project are what make it grow internationally. At A*DESK we have also generated work for over one hundred professionals in culture, from small collaborations with reviews and classes, to more prolonged and intense collaborations.

At A*DESK we believe in the need for free and universal access to culture and knowledge. We want to carry on being independent, remaining open to more ideas and opinions. If you believe in A*DESK, we need your backing to be able to continue. You can now participate in the project by supporting it. You can choose how much you want to contribute to the project.

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09 July 2009
Canòdrom 03


Conclusión de las “Jornadas Internacionales de debate para un nuevo centro de arte en Barcelona”:

Jordi Martí, delegado de Cultura del Ayuntamiento de Barcelona

Jordi Martí, Ajuntament de Barcelona
Cargado por A-Desk. – Las últimas noticias en video.

Lluís Noguera, secretario general del Departament de Cultura i Mitjans de Comunicació de la Generalitat de Catalunya

Lluis Noguerea, Generalitat de Catalunya
Cargado por A-Desk. – Videos de noticias recién publicadas.

A*DESK, Independent Institute of Criticism and Contemporary Art, is dedicated to learning, publishing and research related to the criticism of contemporary art. Taking the view that critical thought makes individuals free, its mission is to defend actively the importance of criticism: to generate debate about contemporary art, to enable each individual to establish their own opinion and by doing so promote culture.


09 July 2009

Canòdrom 03

31 December 2018

Artist’s Status

30 November 2018


31 October 2018


"A desk is a dangerous place from which to watch the world" (John Le Carré)