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South likes: Hyperallergic’s picks for the best exhibitions of 2019. Among them, Ríos Intermitentes, 13th Havana Biennial, in Matanzas, Cuba

Written on December 23, 2019 at 2:42 pm, by

Glad to read the selections of the best shows by Hyperallergic and among them Ríos Intermitentes (Intermittent Rivers) curated by María Magdalena Campos-Pons.  Read a thorough report on the medicinal biennial of Matanzas by Sara Lee Burd in the new eleventh issue of South as a State of Mind “Coexistence”. More info here. Dawit L. Petros, El mar
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South remembers: The Social Poltergeist. A Case Study of Maintenance Violence 

Written on December 17, 2019 at 11:28 am, by

by Angela Dimitrakaki    “The critique of violence is the philosophy of its history—the ‘philosophy’ of this history, because only the idea of its development makes possible a critical, discriminating, and decisive approach to its temporal data.” —Walter Benjamin, The Critique of Violence, 1921   Flyer signed by anarchists, communists and autonomous, self-governing bodies from Greece, Albania and
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South news: 11th issue launch at the 12th edition of Bamako Encounters, Mali

Written on December 16, 2019 at 1:35 pm, by

South as a State of Mind “Coexistence” issue (fall / winter 2019, issue #11) launched this December at the Bamako Encounters, African Photography Biennale, 12th edition: We feel proud, happy and full of gratitude for the international launch of South as a State of Mind “Coexistence” issue (fall / winter 2019, issue #11) in Bamako,
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South poster: Maria Hassabi, UNTITLED #6, 2019

Written on November 27, 2019 at 11:43 am, by

 

South news: issue #11 is out now

Written on November 25, 2019 at 5:22 pm, by

South as a State of Mind
 issue #11 is out now fall / winter 2019 Coexistence Edited by Marina Fokidis (Editor-in-Chief and Founding Director), Pip Day and Marcelo Rezende (Guest Editors) 
 Designed by Studio Lialios Vazoura, and published by Cube Art Editions, powered by Onassis Culture, supported by Goethe-Institut Athen Featuring contributions by Alphabet Collection,
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South remembers: An Evening, Sometime in the Near Future…

Written on January 1, 2019 at 12:01 am, by

by Simon Critchley   KADASHEVSKAYA HOTEL 26 Kadashevskaya nab. 115035 Moscow   January 1, 2019 I guess we could all have seen it coming a few years back. Things really started to get worse around the end of 2013 and then dragged on into the long, cold winter months. That whole business with that guy,
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South remembers: The Abuse of Life Matrix of the Colonial-Capitalistic Unconscious

Written on October 27, 2018 at 4:03 pm, by

by Suely Rolnik   The world is in convulsion, and so are we. We are taken by a malaise comprised of a mix of sensations. A dread in the face of the sinister landscape brought about by the rise of reactive forces everywhere, whose level of violence and barbarity reminds us of the worst moments
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South remembers: Those Who Are Dead Are Not Ever Gone

Written on October 25, 2018 at 1:38 pm, by

by Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung On the Maintenance of Supremacy, the Ethnological Museum and the Intricacies of the Humboldt Forum Nina Fischer & Maroan el Sani, Palast der Republik 2009_Northside, 2009, colour photograph, 149×180 cm Courtesy of VG Bild Kunst, Bonn and the artists ACT I The very strange thing about choking is that one
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South remembers: Vlassis Caniaris: Arrivederci – Willkommen

Written on October 24, 2018 at 12:05 am, by

by Christoforos Marinos Emigration and the Greek economy: why Caniaris’s 1976 installation still resonates today An article in the Financial Times on 7 May 2008 outlined a bleak image of the future of the Greek economy. The writers of the article forecast “a sharp slowdown [which] could result in an exodus of Greek workers to
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South poster: Juergen Teller, Owl, Hydra 2017

Written on October 20, 2018 at 2:27 pm, by