The Ground Beneath Our Feet

Yiannis Costopoulos   Friday, 30 September 2016; 6:30pm - 9:30pm

The Cyprus High Commission-Cultural Section and the British Museum cordially invite you to
“The Ground Beneath Our Feet: Four Artists from Cyprus Discuss Archaeology and Contemporary Art”

Is reconstructing the past as speculative as constructing the future? Exploring the politics and poetics of the archaeological finds, four prominent artists from Cyprus, Alev Adil, Haris Epaminonda, Maria Loizidou, and Christodoulos Panayiotou will discuss the ‘archaeological turn’ in contemporary Cypriot art. Developed by Christina Lambrou and Elena Parpa, the artists’ talks will be followed by a round-table discussion chaired by Dr Gabriel Koureas, Department of History of Art, Birkbeck, University of London.

Held under the auspices of the High Commissioner for the Republic of Cyprus Euripides L. Evriviades
to celebrate the Cyprus National Day

The British Museum (BP Theatre),
Great Russell St,
London WC1B 3DG
A reception will follow

Free entrance – RSVP by 16 September 2016

About Yiannis Costopoulos

Yiannis is responsible for all the technical aspects of our website. He was born and brought up in Athens, Greece and he moved to London in his 20's to study Computer Science. His career in web technologies started when people were still using dial-up MODEMs to access the Internet and the only moving thing on the screen was the mouse pointer. He currently lives in NW London and he works as a Web Developer.

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