Tag: Factory

Ghana’s Noldor Residency Draws Artists to Former Pharmaceutical Factory

Year-long junior and senior fellowships have been added to the residency program launched last year by 24-year-old Joseph Awuah-Darko. Emmanuel Taku, My Brother's Keeper (2020). Mixed media. Courtesy the artist and Noldor Artist Residency. Ghana's Noldor Artist Residency is expanding to include new year-long programmes for senior and junior fellows. The fellowships build on an annual four-week residency that was inaugurated in November 2020. ...

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Massive Former Tobacco Factory in Athens to Become Home to Art Space – ARTnews.com

A former tobacco factory will soon host a major art space from one of Greece’s top collectors. NEON, a foundation run by Dimitris Daskalopoulos, will work together with the Hellenic Parliament to help turn the Athens structure into a site for presenting contemporary art exhibitions, making it one of the most notable spaces of its kind in the Greek capital. That venue will open ...

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Warhol Superstar Who Documented Factory Dies – ARTnews.com

Brigid Berlin, who left behind a life in Manhattan’s high society to find fame in her own right as one of Andy Warhol’s Superstars, has died at the age of 80. Her death was confirmed by Vincent Fremont, a longtime friend who was the executive manager of Warhol’s studio from 1974–87. Berlin might best be remembered for her close association with Warhol, whom she ...

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