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PRESS: RAMY ESSAM talks to YLE about freedom of expression (in Finnish)

Source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/3-10506987 Sanna Vilkman 17.11.2018   Ramy Essam, the voice of the Egyptian revolution and “singer of Tahrir Square”, talks to Finnish YLE about the importance of freedom of expression and the Finnish way of not speaking up: – I … Continue reading

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AR-Resident Tito Valery back in Berlin

Bio page: Tito Valery We are pleased to announce that Tito Valery will be continuing his Artists at Risk Residency in Berlin in cooperation with the Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.). While in Berlin, Tito will be hosting a session at the … Continue reading

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Documentation: Tito Valery’s TALK at ViCCA, Aalto University

Bio page: Tito Valery Tito Valery, Artists at Risk (AR) Resident at AR-Safe Haven Helsinki was invited to give a lecture at the Visual Cultures, Curating and Contemporary Art (ViCCA) transdisciplinary Master’s Degree Programme at Aalto University School of Arts, Design and … Continue reading

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Documentation: LIFT panel debate

  LIFT  NEW DIMENSIONS OF MEDIA, ARTS & CULTURE THURSDAY, 18.10.2018, 13.15, LIVE STAGE From the programme: “What is the state of political arts and freedom of speech in Europe?” ​”Artists, writers, curators, critics and scholars are targets of politically … Continue reading

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Documentation: “No Man’s Land” by Baran Çağinli

Documentation of: “No Man’s Land” by Baran Çağinli On August 28, Baran Çağinli exhibited his latest work, “No Man’s Land” at Suomi101, at the Vantaan Taidemuseo Artsi. In parallel with the exhibition, and as part of Perpetuum Mobile’s (PM) project … Continue reading

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#FreeGalal: Galal El-Behairy’s poem: The Tartan Shirt

Read about Galal El-Behairy’s case Your letter’s tucked away in the sleeve of a tartan shirt: it flies towards you and greets you. Yet I fear that if they searched that shirt it, too, would become afraid and forget how … Continue reading

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Naomi Woddis interviews Tito Valery: The Two of Us

Related: Tito Valery Listen: The Two of Us: interview by Naomi Woddis featuring Tito Valery AR-Resident Tito Valery was interviewed by Naomi Woddis for The Two of Us radio program for Reel Rebel’s Radio. Tito introduces the paths that led him … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Tito Valery

Related: Welcoming Tito Valery as the first AR-Resident at Wysing Arts Centre! Documentation: Tito Valery @ Tate Modern The AR PAVILION-BERLIN: mutatis mutandis Documentation: The Artists at Risk (AR) Pavilion – Berlin: mutatis mutandis Artists at Risk (AR) Symposium and … Continue reading

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AR Resident – Baran Çağinli

Baran Çağinli is a contemporary artist currently based in Ankara. Related: Baran Çağinli, AR Saari Residence/Saastamoinen Foundation Baran Caginli now a AR-Safe Haven Helsinki Resident until April 2018 AR – Sareen Kartano/Saastamoinen Foundation AR PAVILION – COLLATERAL II Madrid at … Continue reading

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PRESS: Moyo releases anti-Mugabe book

PRESS TEXT re: Kwekwe human rights activist Nkosilathi Emmanuel Moyo has released a book that takes a dig at the alleged undemocratic systems in government left during and after the rule of former president Robert Mugabe. source: The Standard By Stephen … Continue reading

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