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.
Out of the Box Intermedia presented for the first time in Athens, a solo booth show by artist Andrea Geyer and her work "Three Chants Modern" curated by Dr. Sozita Goudouna. This work was commissioned by The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Made possible by MoMA’s Wallis Annenberg Fund for Innovation in Contemporary Art through the Annenberg Foundation.
Apply here for the UAMO Festival exhibition (16th to 19th of October 2014/Munich). All submitted works should have a connection to this year´s theme “Pretty – Ugly“. APPLICATION DEADLINE: 30th of June 2014.
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.
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