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Artur ¯mijewski: The Social Studio

Repetition, 2005, installation view, collection Van Abbemuseum, Eindhoven (photo: Peter Cox)

solo exhibition 28.09.–16.11.2008
opening 27.09.2008 at 20.00 hrs

From 28 September until 16 November 2008, BAK, basis voor actuele kunst presents Artur ¯mijewski: The Social Studio, a solo exhibition by Polish artist Artur ¯mijewski. The opening takes place on Saturday 27 September 2008 at 20.00 hrs at BAK, Lange Nieuwstraat 4, Utrecht.

The exhibition by Artur ¯mijewski (born 1966, Warsaw, lives and works in Warsaw) presents a selection of recent works including videos Them (2007) and Repetition (2005) that could be described as “social studios,” social experiments of sorts documented on film in a provocative and openly confrontational way. 

Seminar: 13 November 2008
A half-day seminar entitled Experimental Repetitions: The Art of Re-enactment with presentations, screenings, and discussions with artists and theorists Rod Dickinson, Michael Uwemedimo, and Steve Rushton takes place on Thursday 13 November 2008.

Language: English. Participation is limited; for more information, please contact:
t: +31 30 2316125, e:

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