Friday Island

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The Assassination of Guy Debord

On May 12th Friday Island will present The Assassination of Guy Debord by Bill Balaskas at European Convention Center Luxembourg (ECCL), Luxembourg. Through his new multi-part work Bill Balaskas will reflect on the current status of Europe, by presenting a participatory installation and a performance at the European Convention Center – the site that hosts the meetings of the Council of the European Union for three months every year.

Building an Unowned Property

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Learning from Athens

After all disappointments at documenta 14th in Athens one of the participating artists has created the most impressing artworks of the show with the Rose Valland Institute . With this work the artist Maria Eichhorn – based in Germany – is one of the only artists who fits the slogan of this years world show – Learning from Athens

Tow weeks after the opening comes word from Documenta that Maria Eichhorn’s contribution to the quinquennial is a project called the Rose Valland Institute, which “searches and documents the expropriation of Europe’s Jewish population as well as its past and continuing impact.” In anticipation of a September 11–12 workshop that it will host in Kassel, the institute is looking for papers about “orphaned Property in Europe.”

How Trump wants to cut public support of art and culture in U.S.

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The President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team allready published in an effort to reduce federal spending by $10.5 trillion over 10 years, a plan that calls for the complete elimination of the National Endowment for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

The National Endowment for the Arts is an independent federal agency that funds, promotes, and strengthens the creative capacity of communities in the U.S. by providing all Americans with diverse opportunities for arts participation. The National Endowment for the Humanities is an independent federal agency and one of the largest funders of humanities programs in the United States.

The art critic and senior editor of Hyperallergic Jillian Steinhauer described at Hyperallergic 2 days befor Trumb’s inauguration on January how this cut could affect the U.S. communities and its culture.

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