Artes Mundi

ARTES MUNDI 7

The Artes Mundi 7 programme brings 6 world-class artists to Wales and extends access to the best of international contemporary art through a programme of talks, conversations, film screenings, exhibitions and other events throughout the city and beyond.‚ÄÇ

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It ran from 12:00 PM, 29 November 2016 to 12:01 PM, 6 December 2016

Registered Charity in England and Wales (1097377)

Check mark Match funded

Campaign target

£10,000

Amount raised

£4,550

Donations

12

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Location

Situation

Our shortlisted artists explore what it means to live in our world today, commenting on the social, political and cultural context of where they live and work, in a way that has global resonance as well as local significance. Exploring topical issues such as identity, citizenship, immigration, the environment and war, they question our assumptions and challenge our understanding of the world around us.

Solution

Contemporary art provides an important platform from which we can address very real issues in todays troubled world from a perspective that is independent of party politics. These ideas, and indeed this project, have the capacity to inspire and transform diverse audiences and participants. Artes Mundi’s theme of the human condition, the exploration of contemporary issues that are common across cultural and linguistic borders, gives the exhibition a unique place in the UK and on the world stage