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ANNOUNCEMENTS, NEWS 9.5.2018

DESTE at ART ATHINA 2018!

The DESTE Foundation will participate in Art Athina 2018 with works by two women artists, the Dutch Rineke Dijkstra (b. 1959) and the Swedish Nathalie Djurberg (b. 1978). Two different screenings were selected specifically for presentation in the unfinished facilities of the Athens Conservatoire, this emblematic building of Greek modernity designed by the architect Ioannis […]

ANNOUNCEMENTS, NEWS 9.5.2018

A BOOK AFFAIR at Radio Athènes

The DESTE Foundation is happy to be participating in A Book Affair, organized by Goethe-Institut and Radio Athènes, with the project titled Codex DESTE. The project by DESTE will on view at Radio Athènes between June 15 and June 30, 2018. For more information, please click here.

Book Launch of MARATHON MARATHON

Sunday, June 18 at 18:30 Benaki Museum, Main Building 1 Koumbari Street, Athens This event celebrates the publication of Marathon Marathon that brings together the interviews that Hans Ulrich Obrist conducted at the Acropolis Museum in Athens in 2010. The Marathon Marathon project was co-curated by Nadja Argyropoulou and took place between October 31st and November 1st, […]

ANNOUNCEMENTS, NEWS 25.5.2017

The Athens Dialogues

Conceived and moderated by Hans Ulrich Obrist, The Athens Dialogues is an evening of interviews, conversations, performances and screenings exploring the critical and creative connections between antiquity and contemporary art. The event will bring together a diverse group of practitioners, who reflect on how they use antiquity as a toolbox in their research and artistic […]

ANNOUNCEMENTS, NEWS 25.5.2017

DESTE AT ART ATHINA 2017

The DESTE Foundation’s booth at the 22nd edition of Art Athina offers a presentation of 1968. Published in collaboration with Maurizio Cattelan and Pierpaolo Ferrari’s TOILETPAPER, and named after a year that was pivotal for architecture and design, 1968 takes center stage and offers an unorthodox, kaleidoscopic overview of some of the most iconic furniture […]