An artist-run space is a gallery space run by artists, thus circumventing the structures of public and private galleries. Artist-run spaces have become realised as an important factor in urban regeneration. This effect was particularly strong in Glasgow, where the city won the accolade 'European Capital of Culture' in 1990, largely due to the large number of artist-run exhibition spaces and galleries.[1] Curator Hans Ulrich Obrist coined the term "The Glasgow Miracle" to describe this. Examples of artist-run spaces include City Racing, BANK, studio1.1, [2] Studio Voltaire, Cubitt and Auto Italia South East in London, Milwaukee's BATHAS Internationale...

Camouflage Lessons

Chrysanthi Koumianaki, Albert Mayr, Panos Papadopoulos

opening: Friday 26.04.2013 at 20.00

opening hours: Saturday and Sunday 15.00- 21.00

26.04- 28.04. 2013

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3 137 is happy to invite you at “Camouflage Lessons” opening on Friday 26 of April, a series of educational happenings.

Albert Mayr, is hosted at Panos Papadopoulos studio in central Athens during the last two months. During this period of time, he has done much personal as also team training, gained new knowledge, skills, values and at the same time speaks Modern Greek really fluently. Panos and Albert are now invited to spread their knowledge at 3 137.

Camouflage Lessons is the outcome of an intensive and exhausting training program that Chrysanthi Koumianaki and Panos Papadopoulos attended in order to learn Albert Mayr the Greek language and culture, after Kosmas Nikolaou incitement and requirement, using all the possible material such as manuals, textbooks, dictionaries, songs, sounds, movements. An alternative performance of the intensive learning program will be presented on Friday evening.

On Sunday 28 April at 17.00 you are invited to attend a cooking lesson of a well known traditional Austrian recipe, that will be served in order to reward us for completing the training lessons. You are welcome to bring your own recipes and dishes. 

Photography: Mariza Nikolaou