How can artists and arts institutions respond to the migrant crisis?
Join us for the panel talk: Art in real life: Migration, 18 November 2019, 18:30, Tate Modern
Taking Olafur’s project Green Light – An artistic workshop (2016) as a catalyst, this event will question how artists and art institutions can engage with migration in a moment of crisis. Examining a broad range of strategies, the speakers will discuss the potential of art and its limits.​ Speakers include artists Larissa Sansour and Imran Perretta, and Michaela Crimmin, co-director of Culture+Conflict

How can artists and arts institutions respond to the migrant crisis? Join us for the panel talk: Art in real life: Migration @tate - 18 November, 18:30 with artists Larissa Sensor, Imran Perretta, and co-director of Culture+Conflict Michaela Crimmin tate.org.uk/whats-on/tate-…

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