Meal and conversation with the artist Walid Raad (Lebanon) and Carles Guerra, director of Fundació Antoni Tàpies museum. Free activity.
An initiative of Fundació Han Nefkens. Free activity.
Flow Series is a programme promoted by the Fundació Han Nefkens and the Fundació Antoni Tàpies with the aim of bringing together members of the art world from different continents and contexts. Encounters focussing on an artist and their ongoing work are the object of a conversation followed by a meal. An invitation to discuss the implications of a global dimension in the work of contemporary artists while sampling the edible creations of local artists.
Place: Auditorium, Fundació Antoni Tàpies | Dates: January to December 2017 | Hour: 7:30 p.m. | Limited places
Next session: Flow series 12
With: Walid Raad (Lebanon), artist, and Carles Guerra, director of the Fundació Antoni Tàpies museum.
Lebanese artist Walid Raad (Chbanieh, 1967) will introduce his two long-term ongoing art projects, The Atlas Group (1989-2004) and Scratching on things I could disavow (2007-). With The Atlas Group, Raad concentrates on documents, stories, and situations about the Lebanese wars of the past few decades. In Scratching on things I could disavow, his attention shifts to the history of art in the Arab world, with a focus on the emerging infrastructures for the arts throughout the Arab world.
Date: Monday, May 29, 2017 | Place: Auditorium of the Fundació Antoni Tàpies museum | Time: 7:30 p.m. | Reservations: firstname.lastname@example.org | Limited capacity. | Free activity.
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