The group exhibition “Traitor and Tradition” in corporation with American curator Erin Gleeson. Artworks by Mit Jai Inn and Pinaree Sanpitak from Thailand will be held at ARNDT berlin, as well as works by Sopheap Pich and Svay Sareth from Cambodia. Erin Gleeson (*1979) has been looking at strands of conceptual art from countries in mainland Southeast Asia including Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam.
Traitor and Tradition a thought borrowed from Lucy Lippard (arthistorian USA, *1937), who imagined that artists working in the minimalist/conceptual wave of sculpture in the 1960s must have intuitively sensed that the words ‘traitor’ and ‘tradition’ are from the same [latin] root.
TRAITOR AND TRADITION
Date: September 20th – October 18th, 2014
Opening hours: 11:00～18:00 (from 12:00 n Saturday)
Holiday: Sunday and Monday
Address: Potsdamer Straße. 96, 10785 Berlin
Curated by Erin Gleeson
Tel: +49 30 2061 3870
Text: Aya Shomura