showcasing arts based activity and ideas
Time: October 31, 2009 to December 31, 2009
Location: The National Gallery of Denmark, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center and in an online gallery at www.rethinklimate.org
Website or Map: http://www.rethinkclimate.org
Phone: +45 24464355
Event Type: art, exhibition
Organized By: The Alexandra Institute
Latest Activity: Dec 23, 2009
RETHINK — Contemporary Art & Climate Change is an exhibition of 30 works created by trendsetting Nordic and international contemporary artists working in the intersection between art, culture and climate change.
The exhibition is a result of a cooperation between the National Gallery of Denmark, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center and the Alexandra Institute and will present works of Tomas Saraceno (AR), Henrik HÂkansson (SE), the Icelandic Love Corporation (IS), Superflex (DK), Eke Bright Ugochukwu (NG), Olafur Eliasson (IS/DK) and many others.
RETHINK has been appointed ìThe Nordic Exhibition of the Year 2008-2010î by the Nordic Culture Fund and is supported by the Branding Denmark Fund, the City of Copenhagen and the Danish Arts Council. In addition, the exhibition is a part of the official culture programme for the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP15 that will take place in Copenhagen from December 7th to 18th.
RETHINK consist of four separate parts with different themes:
RETHINK Relations, the National Gallery of Denmark, 31/10-5/4
RETHINK The Implicit, Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, 31/10-27/12
RETHINK Kakotopia, Nikolaj Copenhagen Contemporary Art Center, 31/10-10/1
RETHINK Climate Information, online from 31/10