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Posts Tagged: Ruangrupa

January 31, 2023 1:27 pm

Art Festival in Germany Dominated by Antisemitism Was ‘Inspiring,’ Newly-Appointed Director Says

The newly-appointed director of Germany's Documenta festival of contemporary art has described its 2022 edition -- which was dominated by a series of scandals around...

October 12, 2022 11:51 am

State-Funded Professorships for Artists Involved in Art Show Plagued by Antisemitism Invokes Ire from German Jews

Germany's Jewish community has reacted angrily to the announcement that two members of the Indonesian artists collective responsible for curating this year's Documenta art festival...

September 2, 2022 1:24 pm

Top German Antisemitism Official Calls for Tighter Control of Documenta Artshow in Wake of Anti-Jewish Exhibits

The head of the German federal government's office for combating antisemitism has vociferously condemned the Documenta festival of contemporary art in the city of Kassel...

August 16, 2022 11:59 am

Outrage Among Jewish Activists as Yet Another Antisemitic Image Is Discovered at Leading German Art Festival

Yet another antisemitic artwork has been identified at the Documenta festival of contemporary art in Germany, leading to renewed calls from Jewish activists for the...

August 5, 2022 12:13 pm

German Jews Call for Resignation of New Documenta Art Festival Director as Antisemitism Scandal Festers

The scandal over antisemitic artworks on display at Germany's prestigious Documenta festival of contemporary art continued to fester on Friday, as Jewish activists demanded the...

July 18, 2022 12:08 pm

Antisemitism Scandals at Major Art Festival Demonstrate Danger Posed by BDS Campaign, Says Head of German Jewish Community

The successive scandals over antisemitism plaguing one of the world's leading showcases for contemporary art demonstrate a fundamental misunderstanding of the nature of the BDS...

July 5, 2022 12:20 pm

German Parliament to Debate Official Probe Into Antisemitism at Flagship Contemporary Art Festival

The row over antisemitic imagery at Germany's highly-regarded Documenta festival of contemporary art reached the German parliament this week, as legislators urged tough consequences for...

June 21, 2022 11:49 am

Crudely Antisemitic Mural Removed From Top Art Show in Germany as Controversy Over Jew-Hatred Roils On

The storm over antisemitism at one of the world's leading contemporary art shows continued unabated on Tuesday as organizers removed a mural that included crudely...

June 19, 2022 11:14 am

Leading Contemporary Art Show Opens in Germany Amid Political Storm Over ‘Antisemitic’ Exhibits

The top official tasked with combating antisemitism in Germany has criticized a leading art show that was opened by the country's president on Saturday for...

May 30, 2022 11:40 am

Top German Antisemitism Official Expresses Concern That Major Art Show Is Boycotting Israel

The failure of a major contemporary art show in Germany to invite Israeli artists to exhibit suggests its curators have endorsed the international boycott campaign...

January 17, 2022 4:27 pm

Top German Art Show Embroiled in Antisemitism Row Over Participation of Pro-BDS Organizations

One of the world's leading festivals of modern art was embroiled in a row over antisemitism on Monday, linked to the participation of organizations that...


Ukraine’s Zelensky says Situation at the Front Getting Tougher

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said on Saturday that the situation on the front lines in the east of the country was getting tougher and Russia was throwing more and more...


Islamic Jihad Chief Visits Cairo to Discuss Israeli-Palestinian Escalation

i24 News - Ziad al-Nakhala, Secretary-General of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) terrorist group, visited Cairo to discuss the recent escalation in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Egyptian leadership, local media...

Middle East

Nobel Laureate Ebadi Says Iran’s ‘Revolutionary Process’...

Iranian Nobel Peace Prize laureate Shirin Ebadi said the death in custody of a young Iranian Kurdish woman last year...

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