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TALK AT POINT CENTRE

Great time yesterday in Nicosia at the Point Centre for Contemporary Art. Many thanks to Andre Zivanari and NeMe for a great event and to the in house curator, Chrystalleni Loizidou.

I had a chance of meeting new and old friends. It was an opportunity to discuss the current economic crisis and its impact on identities and cultures. I really look forward to writing this paper: Trimming the Arts: Art Cuts and the Role of the Artist within Societies in Crisis.

I also had the chance to stumble upon a great painting titled The Planters by Diamantis and discovered that he made a series of paintings titled Agony that feature a goat. The goat was a center point of my presentation.

Many thanks to all the attendees, it was a great pleasure to meet you all.

By | 2018-02-06T18:38:16+00:00 May 23rd, 2013|Events, News|0 Comments

About the Author:

Lanfranco Aceti is known for his social activism and extensive career as an artist, curator, and academic. He is a visiting professor and research affiliate at ACT @ Massachusetts Institute of Technology and professor and director of the Arts Administration Program at Boston University. He is the founder of The Studium: Lanfranco Aceti Inc., the founder and Director of OCR (Operational and Curatorial Research in Contemporary Art, Design, Science and Technology), and founder and Director of MoCC (Museum of Contemporary Cuts).

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