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Politics of Art

George Osodi: <EM>Oil Rich Niger Delta</EM>, 2003-2007.Photographic installation, projection of 120 digital photographs, duration: 10’ loop.National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens
George Osodi: Oil Rich Niger Delta, 2003-2007.
Photographic installation, projection of 120 digital photographs, duration: 10' loop.
National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens
Politics of Art: From the EMST collection
ATHENS  •  National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens  •  Ongoing

The exhibition aims to explore works which directly or suggestively indicate political, economic and social phenomena and events, the political dynamics of contemporary art and its possibility to act as a lever of criticism and alternative political thought and action.

The show includes approximately 100 works (installations, drawings, photographs, video installations, net art works, etc., many of which are exhibited for the first time), by 39 artists coming from international centres and emerging regions, including: Dimitris Alithinos, Andreas Angelidakis, Sadie Benning, Andrea Bowers, Richard Brouillette, Costantin (Dikos) Byzantios, Vlassis Caniaris, Paul Chan, Köken Ergun, Makis Faros, Kendell Geers, Jean-Luc Godard & Anne-Marie Miéville, Ivan Grubanov, George Hadjimichalis, Yiorgos Harvalias, Mona Hatoum, Emily Jacir, Yael Kanarek, Carlos Motta, Antonio Muntadas, Shirin Neshat, George Osodi, Jannis Psychopedis, Walid Ra'ad & The Atlas Group, [+RAM TV], Oliver Ressler, Martha Rosler, Jayce Salloum & Walid Ra'ad, Allan Sekula, Danae Stratou, Theodoros, Iris Touliatou, Stefanos Tsivopoulos, Kostis Velonis, Bill Viola, Vangelis Vlahos, xurban_collective, Young-Hae Chang Heavy Industries (YHCHI).

National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens Website

Contact: National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens
Building of the Athens Conservatory, Vas. Georgiou B'17-19 &
Rigillis street (entrance from Rigillis Street)
Tel: (30) 210 92 42 111

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