Beschrijving And Now?
Tent. Thessaloniki, State Museum of Contemporary Art, 17-12-2008, 22-02-2009. - More than 100 works of art by 45 artists will be exhibited in the halls of the State Museum. The works to be exhibited are drawn from relevant exhibitions in museums, galleries and other art venues over the past year, from September 2007 to August 2008, covering the entire visual arts spectrum. This year's central event investigates whether, and to what degree, contemporary and today's art in Greece can also shape a dynamic visual art scene, or remain secluded and distant without offering any valuable contribution to the international visual arts speculation. According to the curator of exhibition the rationale behind this exhibition is to explore the status of Greek and foreign contemporary art in Greece through the selection of works. The exhibition's title investigates whether there exists and to what degree, an administrative framework for contemporary Greek art and an audience which answers to contemporary art