DriveDrive launches phase 1
, the first stage of an ongoing display of art pieces, that takes place between March 2018 and March 2019.
New artworks will be added to the display over the course of the year.
In phase 1
, the works featured are by Maria Andreou, Raissa Angeli, Benedikt Bock, Peter Eramian, Maya Hottarek, Stelios Kallinikou, Marina Kasianidou, Christos Kyriakides, Phanos Kyriakou, Orestis Lambrou, Orestis Lazouras, Panagiotis Mina, Aris Mochoulis, Anastasia Pavlou, Theodoulos Poliviou, Most Propably, Despina Rangou, Nayia Savva, Constantinos Taliotis, Maria Toumazou, Marina Xenofontos, Natalie Yiaxi.
DriveDrive displays works that emerge from a background of partly shared interconnections within a network of artists that have been living and working on the island. This display of artworks points towards the encounters within and beyond this porous community.
At the opening at 8.45pm, visual artist Benedikt Bock (*1987) born in Cologne, Germany and currently working in Athens, will read his short story Filoxenia Dream.
In parallel with DriveDrive’s phase 1
, TESTDRIVE is presenting its first residency showcase with the artist Maya Hottarek (*1990) born Nivo, Switzerland. Maya Hottarek currently lives and works in Athens and Biel/Bienne. In addition to her own artistic practice, she is involved in various social and cultural Projects such as the Happy Positive Collective, as a co-founder of the group. Since 2017 she curates the Cabane B Art Space in Bern CH.
Opening 23 March 2018 at 7:30pm
/ Reading by Benedikt Bock at 8:45pm
Exhibition duration 29 March 2018 - Phase 2