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Eszter Szakács and Naeem Mohaiemen

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Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art

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Eszter Szakács and Naeem Mohaiemen in conversation about the visual art world's attempts at transnational solidarity during the Cold War.

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Eszter Szakács and Naeem Mohaiemen

The Hungarian curator speaks about the grand initiatives and tragic misfires that characterized the visual art world's attempts at transnational solidarity during the Cold War. In conversation with the Bangladeshi artist within the context of his exhibition of Two Meetings and a Funeral and their forthcoming publication Solidarity Must Be Defended.

Presented in partnership with The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery.

A limited number of tickets will be held for purchase at the door beginning thirty minutes in advance of the event.

About the Urban Field Speakers Series

The Urban Field Speakers Series centres on the role of art in transforming the experience of the city. Through lectures, audio-visual presentations and discussions, it explores how creative practices can help improve the quality of urban life and planning in Toronto and around the world. This series of monthly events brings together an array of international and local participants, including artists, architects, curators, designers and scholars, who are working at the intersections of technology, communications and aesthetics. Reflecting a broad range of perspectives and practices, the events build upon each other to inspire dialogue on the role of the city in art, and art in the city. The Urban Field Speakers Series is programmed by Scott McLeod and Gerald McMaster.

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For the presentation of the Urban Field Speakers Series, Prefix Institute of Contemporary Art gratefully acknowledges the support of its staff, volunteers and patrons, and the assistance of the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council and the Toronto Arts Council with funding from the City of Toronto.

For inquiries, please contact Sebastián Benítez, Manager of Exhibitions and Public Programmes, at programmes@prefix.ca or 416-591-0357.

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