Art

New exhibition in Venice explores the experience of refugees — UNHCR.org

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— by Matthew Mpoke Bigg

A new exhibition in Venice aims to put refugees centre stage in a debate over whether art should try to change society.

Rothko in Lampedusa showcases work by artists who have achieved international acclaim such as Ai Weiwei and Richard Mosse and those of five emerging artists from Syria, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast and Somalia who are also refugees…

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May 11, 2019

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