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Fresh Talk: Macedonia in Venice with Basak Senova, Yane Calovski, and Hristina Ivanoska

September 2nd, 2015 · Comments

Turkish curator Basak Senova, and Macedonian artists Yane Calovski and Hristina Ivanoska talk about their project for the Pavilion of the Republic of Macedonia at the 56th Venice Biennale. Exploring the value of knowledge, faith, and art, their installation evokes an anonymous 12th century fresco in the historic Church of St. George in Kurbinovo, Macedonia.

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Fresh Talk: Yane Calovski

November 12th, 2012 · Comments

In Istanbul, Cathy Byrd meets Yane Calovski, a transmedia artist and curator based in Skopje, Macedonia. Since 1998, his research-based works have been exhibited at Tate Britain, Manifesta 7, European Kunsthalle, Baltic Art Center, and Museum of Contemporary Art Skopje, among other venues. Yane is the artistic director of Press to Exit, an organization founded in 2004 as a special program-based artist initiative for research and production in the field of visual arts and curatorial practices. 

Sound Editor: Jeff T. Byrd, with Leonardo Madriz 
Photos, courtesy the artist except where noted. 
Sound: Yane Calovski,Everything is after something, 2004. Produced by Baltic Art Center as part of the Production-in-Residence program 2003/04. 
Music made in collaboration with Tobias Sjoberg and Sebastian and Sebastian. Courtesy the artist.

Tags: Fresh Talk · contemporary art · Artist · curator · Macedonia