Passing through Munster, Kassel and Hanover last week, I saw work by the collaborative project Peles Empire at all three.
The fourteenth edition of Dokumenta just launched in Kassel, following its Athens outing in April. This year for the first time Dokumenta took place at two cities in two countries due to its conceptual framework that concentrated on the duality of South and North instead of East and West.
GOSEE: Lebanese artist, actor and playwright, Rabih Mroue presents ‘The Pixelated Revolution’ @Whitechapel Gallery
“Syrians are filming their own death”, are the first lines of the ‘Pixelated Revolution’ performance. A type of performance piece which aims to study the various tips and directions on mobile phone documentation, as shared via the medium of Facebook and other virtual communication tools during the first year’s events of the Syrian revolution. Come early to catch the live talk with the artist!