Can art still shake us?
We live in an era, where forms of art have been mixed together. The question, then, becomes whether present day artist is contemporary or not? Is he able to create, while living in today’s “tolerable” reality? Many of the artists are in an existential vacuum. They are tired or bored … They have ceased working…
I remembered Marcel Duchamp’s following statement: “I do not believe in art, but I believe in artists”.
Yes. Today artist can shake. What happens in the world, is that present day absurd reality creates more and more opportunities and conditions for creating impressive works.
play with courage
play with confidence
Curator; Tereza Davtyan
Farhad Moshiri & Shirin Alibardi
The artworks are selected from ACCEA/NPAK’s archive
This exhibition and its two curatorial points of view are, first of all, an attempt to share concerns and interests. During the discussion how do two curators understand that there is a subject matter with which both want to work?…..