Klassenfahrt

A collective intention to experiment with the model of the “educational trip” as an integral part and mechanism of contemporary artistic experience. It was initiated by the Austrian-based Memphis, project and exhibition space of the culture initiative nomadenetappe – Kunst & Theorie  and it was organised by Nikos Arvanitis, Jakob Dietrich and Kai Maier-Rothe. 9…

BAY-O-BAM Agency

Performance, 3rd Biennial of Athens “Monodromos” (2011) Bay-O-Bam Travel Immigration and Head Hunter Services, facilitates the obtaining of a migration visa. When Greece’s debt crisis started to heavily affect the private sector and the labor market, the possibilities for immigration were publicly debated. In 2011, 2.500 Greeks migrated to Australia. The embassy of Australia, in collaboration…

Threnodies: Reflections on the merchant, the geographer and the snake in Antoine de Saint Exupery´s “Little Prince”

video in “Monodrome”, Third Athens Biennial, 2011 Threnodies were filmed just after the end of the occupation of Syntagma square, in 2011, by the greek indignados (aganaktismenoi). The film reflects on the ominous neo-patriotic discourse that traversed greek society by the time of the movement. Based on three characters from Exupery’s “Little Prince”, the film…