More Than Living, Galerie – Cité internationale des arts [22/9-22/10/2022]Marilena Pateraki
27 Sep — 22 Oct 2022
Location: Galerie – Cité internationale des arts
More Than Living is an exhibition illustrating the links between contemporary art, health, biomedical research and the way in which, in a post COVID-19 society, we pay more attention to others. More Than Living highlights how artists are inspired by scientific research in the field of health, evolutionary biology, biotechnologies and their impact on the human body, as well as the body’s relationship with its environment and includes art works done in the framework of the Creative Europe collaboration project ART4MED. The exhibition will run from September 27th until October 22nd, 2022, at Galerie – Cité internationale des arts, Paris.
More Than Living is part of the 2022 edition of the OPEN SOURCE BODY Festival. This festival edition is conceived in partnership with the Cité internationale des arts, brings together 30 artists and 4 European partners: Bioart Society, Laboratory for Aesthetics and Ecology (DE), Waag (NL), Kersnikova Institute (SL). It focuses on the crossroads of contemporary art, biomedical research and the Other in a post COVID-19 society.
Artists featured in the exhibition are Albert Garcia-Alzorriz; Edna Bonhomme, Nazila Kivi, Luiza Prado & Jette Hye Jin Mortensen; Shu Lea Cheang & Ewen Chardronnet; l4bouche (Estelle Benazet H & Cindy Coutant); Martin Howse; Adriana Knouf; Emilia Tikka, Oula & Leena Valkeapää; Maya Minder; Helena Nikonole & Lucy Ojomoko; Clara Sukyong Jo.
Art4Med is co-funded by the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, which aims to support European projects in the field of cultural production and innovation.