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A live online discussion with Steve McQueen

Online (Zoom talk)

The art of narrating our collective trauma
For one evening, in the context of the 7th Athens Biennale ECLISPE, acclaimed artist and film director Steve McQueen in live conversation with Poka-Yio and Eirini Niamouaia Ontoul.

Steve McQueen, one of the most influential artists and film directors of our time, is about to appear on your screens live for an exclusive public discussion.

On Thursday, October 14th 2021, at 7pm, the audience will have the opportunity to hear this universally acclaimed and prominent figure – Oscar-winning director of Shame and 12 Years a Slave and winner of the Turner Prize – discuss with the artistic director of the Athens Biennale Poka-Yio and Onassis Stegi collaborator and activist Eirini Niamouaia Ontoul on the art of unearthing collective traumas and marginalized human stories.

In the context of the conversation, Steve McQueen will also speak about his video installation, End Credits (2012 - ongoing), co-produced by Onassis Stegi and currently on display at the Onassis Stegi Exhibition Hall -1, from September 24 to October 24, 2021, as part of the 7th Athens Biennale ECLIPSE.

To participate, please submit an application of interest here
You can register until Thursday, October 14th, 18:00 (UTC+3)

The Zoom talk will be conducted in English

45 Minutes

The discussion will follow a live Q&A with the audience via the zoom chat