Upon the culmination of our Spring 2019 Inaugural Residency Program, ARCAthens is dedicating an evening to facilitate the meaningful exchange for which our program is designed. Taking place at the Acropolis Museum on March 28th, our first public event in Athens will consist of audio-visual presentations by Curatorial Fellow Larry Ossei-Mensah and Visual Art Fellow Cullen Washington Jr, followed by […]
On the evening of January 22nd, ARCAthens celebrated its official launch with its first public event in New York—held in the acclaimed new gallery of R & Company in TriBeCa.
ARCAthens Advisory Council member & EPI Executive Director, Pedro Barbeito, has been hard at work: Lafayette College’s Experimental Printmaking Institute will host the ARCAthens Residency at EPI, commencing in September 2019, with Cullen Washington Jr. as the first Fellow! We are very pleased to expand our reach by partnering with an institution of higher learning […]
We are pleased to announce that the Introductory Welcome Event for our Inaugural Pilot Program will be held in Athens at ATOPOS cvc, a non-profit, cultural organization interested in the expression and adornment of the human body.
We are thrilled to introduce our Inaugural Fellows—artist Cullen Washington, Jr. and curator Larry Ossei-Mensah! Artist Cullen Washington, Jr. pictured above with his artwork (photograph by Charles Benton) Curator Larry Ossei-Mensah (photograph by Andy Boyle) Taking place in Athens from February 18 to March 31, 2019, this six-week residency module will not only activate our mission to support […]
An insider’s scoop on how ARCAthens began…
ARCAthens and its mission was formally presented this week at a private event conducted under the auspices of the Consulate General of Greece in New York. Held in Manhattan at the residence of the Consul General Dr. Konstantinos Koutras, the event was dedicated to introducing ARCAthens to a select gathering that included representatives of major […]
In recent years, the term “new Berlin” has become a casual reference to cities speculated to be the next up-and-coming. Like a discovery flag planted to signal the promise of cheap rent, hip scenes, and undug potential—characteristics of 90s Berlin that tend to get attention. And so, with its rapid developments in several visible sectors, […]