General title: “Old Intersections- -Make it New»
Central Exhibition title: “Everywhere but Now”
September 18, 2013- January 31, 2014
Exhibitions, art events in museums and monuments; art installations, performances, workshops, conferences, educational programs, interventions in public space and guided tours will be taking place in Thessaloniki, Greece, during the 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art, from September 18, 2013 until January 31, 2014. This year’s Thessaloniki Biennale is being extended with a full program of actions on a role, aiming to attract the art lovers’ interest in the city and internationally.
The 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art is funded under the Operational Programme Macedonia-Thrace 2007-2013 and is co-financed by the European Union (European Regional Development Fund). The organization is run by the State Museum of Contemporary Art, realized with the participation of the “5 Museums’ Movement in Thessaloniki” (namely, the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki, the Museum of Byzantine Culture, the Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, the State Museum of Contemporary Art, the Teloglion Foundation of Art of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki,) supported by the Municipality of Thessaloniki and with the collaboration of a number of other cultural and educational agencies and institutions.
Director of the 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art is Katerina Koskina, President of the Board of Trustees of the SMCA, Art Historian & Curator.
The Biennale opening will be held on September, with the inauguration of the Central Exhibition curated by Αdelina von Fürstenberg, Chief Curator of the 4th Thessaloniki Biennale of Contemporary Art under the title “Everywhere but Now” on Wednesday September 18, 2013, and the exhibitions by the “5 Museums’ Movement in Thessaloniki”, while other events are also going to be realized.
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