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AKATHE TE BESHEN | HERE WE STAY

We invite you to an interesting exhibition within the KHAMORO festival, which will take place from 1 to 30 June 2017 in the Gallery of Czech Centers.

AKATHE TE BESHEN | HERE TO STAY is a wandering exhibition, which will stay in the memory of its audience. It presents a unique variety of contemporary art positions from European artists who are Roma, Sinti, Gitano or Travellers. The artists become the authors of their own identity and participate in the demonstration of a contemporary image of Roma. They show that there is not one people or a Roma problem, but a multiplicity of chances, of talent, of art andcolors. It lets its audience gain an insight into a society of change, itgives a sensitive and powerful proposition of a democratic and less violent future.


  

 

The KHAMORO Festival takes place from 28 May to 3 June 2017 in Prague.
Exhibition held in the Gallery of Czech Centers will be viewed by visitors until 30 June 2017. The Czech Centers are a partner of the festival. They regularly provide space for one of the accompanying exhibitions. 

 

About the Gallery Kai Dikhas

The exhibition is presented by Gallery Kai Dikhas, the first gallery for the contemporary art of Sinti and Roma in Europe, based in Berlin, in collaboration with art institutions throughout the continent. Starting with Czech Republic, the World Roma Festival Khamoro in May 2014, the exhibition will tour and change, grow and adopt on its journey. In each stay of the exhibition new works and documents will be added to a Foro, which is a meeting space in the exhibition. (Foro, derived from the Latin Forum, meaning in Romany city and market). In each stay Romany artist will contribute to the exhibition program with workshops, their art and talks.

 

More information about the exhibition and its accompanying program can be found here.



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