MALTA / Geography of Proximity
After visiting Milano, San Marino and Iceland, on Thursday, October 14 a new event in the /little constellation/ network will be opening at the MCA – Malta Contemporary Art Foundation. Created specifically for the MCA, the exhibition ‘Geography of Proximity’ will present a selection of works by artists who have a particular concern with the cultural and geographical dimension, seeking to review the symbolic systems and self representation of a specific territory and its geopolitical definition.
At the same venue particular attention will also be devoted to the volume published by Mousse.
The exhibition will present works and projects by: Barbara Bühler, Rita Canarezza & Pier Paolo Coro, Nina Danino, Haris Epaminonda, Irena Lagator, Ingibjörg Magnadóttir, Mark Mangion, Giancarlo Norese and Umberto Cavenago, Pierre Portelli, Trixi Weis.
Above – Haris Epaminonda, Gramophone, 2006. Courtesy: the artist and Rodeo, Istanbul.
Rita Canarezza & Pier Paolo Coro, Small States on un-certain stereotypes, 2005. Courtesy of the artists.
Rita Canarezza & Pier Paolo Coro, Travel archive, installation view, 2009. Courtesy of the artists.
Malta Contemporary Art Foundation, exhibition space.