In spite of an increasing rate of exchanges, our relation to the Other in a globalized world doesn't seem to have evolved much. Our perception of the Other continues to be filtered by a view of otherness including prejudice, recycled racial, social and cultural stereotypes, a view generating differences, categories and fantasies.
Offering a critical analysis of the perception of others or seeking to build a renewed representation, the artists we present in this project open us to another reality.
Art Professionals in Athens, the first official art residency in Athens supported by the European fund NFRS: National Strategic Reference Framework 2007–2013 and co-ordinated by Dr. Sozita Goudouna, launches the solo exhibition by Miriam Simun, the performance artist creates the series "Three Rituals for the Eco-City," in the city of Athens, inspired by the contemporary social reality of Greece.
Applications are now open for five residencies for emerging artists and creative technologists working at the intersections of art, technology and sustainability. The Whitebuilding c/o SPACE invites applications for residencies in the dedicated open-plan residency studio at the White Building, Hackney Wick.
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