Visions – V_Ideas, Performances | Festival @Beton7

                                                                                   Visions-V_Ideas, Performances

5th Edition

June, 04-17/06/2018

Opening hours: Monday to Friday, 14:00 – 21:00 

Opening | 4 June 2018 | 20.00


BETON7

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This year‘ s programme from 04 to 17 June 2018 includes audio visual installations, performances and video performances, artist talks, exploring forms of dialogue between the video art and the performance in a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary perspective.

Curated by: Demosthenes Agrafiotis, Rania Kliari

Artists:

Simon Murray, Wendy Kirkup, Nichola Scrutton, Demosthenes Agrafiotis, Giorgos Sioras Deligiannis, Emily Harvey Foundation-Archives: Alice Centamore & Agustin Schang, Dido Lykoudi, Tugba Varol, Rania Kapetanaki, Anna Stereopoulou.

 

DA  participates  with  4 videos:  “Empedocles: the four elements” 

 

The schedule is as follows:

Opening | 4 June 2018 | 20.00

Exhibition

Video performances

Simon Murray, Wendy Kirkup, Nichola Scrutton, Giorgos Sioras Deligiannis, Demosthenes Agrafiotis, Emily Harvey Foundation-Archives: Alice Centamore & Agustin Schang

June 4, 2018 – 20.30

Nichola Scrutton | Performance | When Night Comes

Wendy Kirkup | Short films related to music (Luciano Berio & György Ligeti)

After the screening, Wendy Kirkup will discuss with Simon Murray about her work.

 

June 5, 2018

20.30: PERFORMING RUINS IN CONVERSATION |  Simon Murray will be in conversation with Demosthenes Agrafiotis about the cultural allure of ruins within a 21st century context of social, economic and political ruination across the globe.

 

09-13 June 2018

 

Anna Stereopoulou: SYN | Waveful Environment © (Audio-visual installation in progress)

“To what extent can the human mind (Brain + Soul) perceive the infinite realities and coordinates which co-exist at the same time? (…) »

https://annastereoscopic.wordpress.com/

 

Works by the international network female:pressure

20 years female:pressure: international database and supporting network for women – non-binary – trans artists moving in the field of electronic music and digital arts https://femalepressure.wordpress.com/

 

Saturday 09 June | 20.30

Artist talk about the work SYN and the international network female: pressure

 

Wednesday 13 June | 20.30

live_SYN_thesis | Performance by Anna Stereopoulou

 

 

Anna Stereopoulou: SYN | Waveful Environment © (Audio-visual installation in progress)

“To what extent can the human mind (Brain + Soul) perceive the infinite realities and coordinates which co-exist at the same time? (…) »

https://annastereoscopic.wordpress.com/

 

 

June 14-17, 2018

Tugba Varol | MIRROR, MIRROR TELL ME THE TRUTH | Video – Installation

 

15 & 16 June 2018

20.30: THE LODGE | Karolina Theleriti & Nikoleta Koutitsa

21.00: one day it may happen to you | Elton Petri

 

June 17, 2018

19.00: Rania Kapetanaki | Performance

21.30: Dido Lykoudi | Wandering | Performance

 

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«Yellow Me» | Group exhibition 

 

– 18 & 19 May,  The Box Athens, Dorileou 12, Mavili Square

Exhibition opening on 18 May, 19:30 pm , @ The Box Athens.

 – 15 June – 15 September, Deximi Art Shop, Astypalaia

Design and curation: George Oratis

Co-curator: Demosthenes Agrafiotis

Artists whose work is presented in the exhibition:

Francois L’Hotel, Demosthenes Agrafiotis, Minos Argyrakis, Antonis Vathis, Giannis Vogiatzis, Marianna Katsoulidi, Millys Martioniou, Konstantinos Papamichalopoulos, Konstantinos Patsios, Andres Rodriguez, Olga Soulachaki, Maria Chatzigaki, Despoina Georgiadi et al.

Exhibition’s facebook event

Pulse Gallery info@the-pulse.gr

Press release, Yellow Me 

Δημοσθένης Αγραφιώτης

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“The crooked equilibrium” (on crisiology) | New book

On May 2018, dA’s new book was published,

“Crooked Equilibrium” (on crisiology)

a critical and cultural view on the “crisis”, with texts, photographs, collages and drawings.

from  Biblioteque publications, Athens

[Gallery not specified]

There relevant project is a work in progress on crisiology website.

 


Monastery of Kaisiarani I | Photoproject

9.DA_KAIS.1

Photoproject link at lensculture

 

Driven by the beauty and energy that the Monastery of Kaisariani in Athens inspires, Dimosthenis Agrafiotis has created a photo-project,

  a collection of personal photos

    paintings by artists Constantinos Parthenis, Constantinos Maleas

      texts from writers  Philippe Lacoue -Labarthe /Claire Nancy, Jacques Derrida, Michel Serres, Michel Deguy /Martine Bauer

        A narrative , an essay  on Philosophy and friendship.

 

Through this project, Martin Heidegger’s admiration for the Monastery area is highlighted , as he honoured it in his book “Sejour/Aufenthalt”.

 


[gr] Thanos Murray -Velloudios, 166th dadaist | The Box Athens

 
Sorry, this article is available only in greek.

 

 


[gr] Happy Norway and exploration of the sublime | Article

This article is available only in greek.

[selfimages| News from Thessaloniki

Agrafiotis

dA participation in the exhibition – PDF


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