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"TAKING LIBERTY: Artists from Istria, Croatia and Fort Point, South Boston"
2000-03-10 until 2000-04-15
Mobius Artists Group (MAG)
USA United States of America
Taking Liberty/Usvajanje Slobode is a cultural exchange between members of
the Mobius Artists Group (MAG) and artists from Istria, Croatia. The 16 artists will work individually and collaboratively, responding and
interacting with the sites, the people, and the culture, both foreign and
native. The new works, live works and visual-installation pieces, will be
created by MAG members: Jed Speare, Landon Rose, Marilyn Arsem, Margaret B.
Tittemore, Meredith Davis, Milan Kohout, Nancy Adams, Yin Peet and Croatian
artists: Aleksandr Garbin, Alen Floricic, Danino Bozic, Pino Ivancic,
Robert Sosic, Sanja Svrljuga Milic, Silvo Saric, Tomislav Brajnovic.
Exhibitions are being held at both the Fort Point Arts Community Gallery,
March 10-April 14, and at Mobius, March 29-April 15 (closing reception,
April 7, 7 pm). Site-specific works in many media, including performance,
sound art, visual, and media arts, will take place in Boston at: South
Station, corner of Atlantic Ave. and Summer St., March 29-30 and April 5-6,
rush hour; Fort Point Channel Midway Street and the parking lot off Necco
St., April 2, all afternoon ; and Harbor Park at the U.S. Courthouse,
Northern Avenue, April 6-7, 3-7 pm
The project has been funded by The Trust for Mutual Understanding;
ArtsLink, a program of CEC International Partners; Zagrebacka Bank;
Arenaturist, Pula; Istarska zupanija; Glas Istre.