DW – It’s a sensation. The Documenta will be held outside of Kassel for the first time since it first started in 1955. Held every five years, one of the world’s most important contemporary art exhibitions will take place this time in both its traditional German home and in the Greek capital.
There’s not much hype surrounding the event in Athens yet. Less than a month before its opening on April 8, there aren’t any posters promoting it in the city. Until last week, even the central exhibition space, the National Museum of Contemporary Art, Athens (EMST) was still only advertising its last collaborative exhibition with Antwerp. – read more