under the paving stones, the river

under the paving stones, the river Snehta Residency is pleased to present a show by current artists-in-residence, Candela Bado from Uruguay who is based in The Hague, Ajit Chauhan from San Francisco and Dimitra Kousteridou, who lives and works in Amsterdam. The exhibition is a map to decipher "materials" the three artists encountered during the period they stayed and worked in Athens. A handbook - in narrative form - for the deconstruction of objecthood. Candela Bado is interested in how objects are in-between things that exist both under the realm of the intuitive and the cognitive. She is inspired by folkloric narratives that question established systems of knowledge and include imaginatio

Snehta at Platforms Project 2018

Candela Bado, Ajit Chauhan, Dimitra Kousteridou Curated by Antonakis Opening: Thursday 17 May 18:00-22:30 Open: 18/19/20 May 12:00-21:00 Platforms Project 2018, Peiraios 256, 18233 Athens Snehta is the name of the City of Athens written in reverse. This name metaphorically suggests that the artists involved are to rediscover Athens by reading and translating it alternatively, observing and using the City’s local, social and cultural dynamics. We emphasize for the programme and the resident artists to bring a renewed awareness of Athens to the audience through the works produced exhibitions and events. These should relate to and critically stimulate Hellenic, inter-European and global

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