What can "learning from Athens" mean in a time of upheaval for Europe, in which all values rooted in European soil that underpin our cultural heritage are questioned? What is left after the demystification of a country which has been subject to stereotyping since 18th century philhellenism, labeled a tourist paradise, and imprinted with the stigma of the crisis? Why are these questions essential for social coexistence in an ethically corroded system?
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Contacts/Email : In HOMEMADE EXOTICA, curated by Sotirios Bahtsetzis, 16 contemporary Greek artists will present their positions and discuss questions that the documenta14 left open to further evaluation...