BorderBody – International Art Festival
From 14th to 28th November 2013
Meca Mediterráneo Centro Artístico
BorderBody – International Art Festival Photography, Video Art, Painting, Installation and Performing Art will be held in Almeria (Spain), at MECA Mediterráneo Centro Artístico, during the 14th and 28th of November,2013.
“BorderBody” is conceived as a diffused and nomadic exhibition in different places of the world. The festival is composed by two sections: “Mixing Cities”, which deals with modern urban changes and their influence on citizens, and “Mixing Identities” focused on the hybridization of social identities in contemporary time. Artworks’ selection is based on the main concept of fluidity, motion, changing networks and cities transformations. In contemporary society boundaries are getting more and more fleeting, and also the identity; what makes every person or place a recognizable entity, turns out fluid, multiple, making the cultural, religious, ethnic borders changeable too. This change, this mutation has allowed to cross the inside of the identities creating new possible crossings, new blends. There is no more limit between an identity and the other one but it is possible to walk, to cross a passage and to find oneself halfway through it, in a non-place, in a non-identity. People, backgrounds, societies, progress and all their inputs creates hybrid identities, modifying each other and being mixed in prospect to shape a better world.
Organizer: International ArtExpo
Curator: Luca Curci
Exhibition & screening places
– MECA Mediterráneo Centro Artístico in Almeria (Spain)
– MECA Mediterráneo Centro Artístico during the 14th and 28th of November, from 07.00 PM
– November 14th and 28th, 2013 at MECA Mediterráneo Centro Artístico, from 07.00 PM, Calle Gran Capitán 105, Almería, Spain
Fred L’Epee . Switzerland | Gian Cruz . Philippines | Liliana Farber . Israel | Khalil Charif . Brazil | Kawita Vatanajyankur . Thailand | Faye Mullen . France | Sabina Tupan . UK | Biliana Fouilhoux . France | Claudia Quintieri . Italy | C.Ryder & Ralph Brill . USA | Stéphanie Roland . Belgium | Maura Jasper . USA | Merve Goulding . Turkey | David Perales Albert . USA | Di Tang . China | Isaac Chong . Germany | Chiara Vitale & Michela Picciano . Italy | Jesús Segura . Spain | AUG Ferdinand . USA | Toni Simò . Spain | Mar Garrido . Spain | Jelena Dejanovska . Serbia | Lucia Flego . Italy | Peter Ainsworth . UK | Kate MacDonald . Canada | Nina Moilanen . Finland | James A Cook . USA | Rodrigo de Toledo . USA
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