Thursday, 14 October 2010

Guests - Installation at the Museum of Contemporary Arts, Budapest

Over the Counter: The Phenomena of Post-socialist Economy in Contemporary Art
18 June 2010 - 19 September 2010
Curators: Eszter Lázár and Zsolt Petrányi
Műcsarnok/Kunsthalle, Budapest

The exhibition called Over the Counter has been inspired by the economic illusions, utopias, creativity and frustration that Central Europe has been home to recently, and is made relevant by the global economic crisis which began in 2008, and which can be looked upon as a negative critique of the process of adopting the capitalist order. Continue reading here.

The exhibition is accompanied by an illustrated catalogue which was launched during the conference with the same title, further information can be found here.

Artists: Matei Bejenaru, Bukta Imre, Mircea Cantor, Olga Chernysheva, Anetta Chisa, & Lucia Tkácová, Erhardt Miklós, Andreas Fogarasi, Kristina Inciuraité, Interorient, Keserue Zsolt, Margareta Kern, Johanna Kandl, Yuri Leiderman, Kristina Leko, Anna Molska, Deimantas Narkevicius, Nemes Csaba, Lucia Nimcova, Uriel Orlow, Dan Perjovschi, REINIGUNGSGESELLSCHAFT, R.E.P., Katerina Sedá, Société Réaliste, Mladen Stilinovic, Lukasz Skapski, Kamen Stojanov, Mona Vatamanu & Florin Tudor, Clemens von Wedemeyer.