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Amelia Groom

Amelia Groom is a critic and curator who is completing a PhD in Art History and Theory at the University of Sydney. She is a regular contributor to frieze and other contemporary art publications.

Titles by This Editor

Edited by Amelia Groom

What does ‘contemporary’ actually mean? This is among the fundamental questions about the nature and politics of time that philosophers, artists and more recently curators have investigated over the past two decades. If clock time—a linear measurement that can be unified, followed and owned—is largely the invention of capitalist modernity and binds us to its strictures, how can we extricate ourselves and discover alternative possibilities of experiencing time?