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Tag: Documenta

documenta 14: Learning from Athens?

Kassel, Germany, June 10 – September 17, 2017, http://www.documenta14.de At first sight Documenta 14 appeared as very “political”. There were a lot of works seemingly addressing political topics, criticizing capitalism and its inherent relationship. At first sight, that is. After spending some time walking around, this first impression gave way to another reading. I felt…

Documenta 11

8 June – 15 September 2002 in Kassel, head curator Okwui Enwezor The Documenta seems to be considered as one of the most important art exhibitions in Germany, maybe even Europe. Documenta 11 was the first Documenta I’ve even seen. I’m writing about my personal impressions from the Documenta 11. If you want to know…