Talk | 24.06.2021 | 18.00 – 19.00
Talk ONLINE with the author George Pavlopoulos and the arts and culture scholar Pia Kuik in English in the exhibition MADE REALITIES
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On the occasion of the exhibition MADE REALITIES, the Draiflessen Collection invites you to a talk between the writer George Pavlopoulos and the arts and culture scholar Pia Kuik. They will speak about the intertwining of reality and fiction in literature and photography. Is it possible to find common ground between these media, which at first glance seem very different? You are invited to ask questions to George Pavlopoulos and Pia Kuik and share your thoughts with them.
George Pavlopoulos was born in Athens in 1980. So far he has written three novels: 300 βαθμοί Κέλβιν το απόγευμα ("300 Kelvin in the Afternoon", 2007), Ατμός ("Steam" 2011), Το όριο και το κύμα ("The Border and the Wave", 2014). Most recently, he published the collection of short stories Όσο πιο μακριά από το σπίτι ("So Far from Home", 2020). He was a guest speaker for the Hellenic Foundation of Culture at the Frankfurt Book Fair in 2015. He has been writing a travel blog under the title "Letters to Barbara" since August 2018. He wrote the short story "Late for Dinner" for the exhibition catalogue MADE REALITIES.
Pia Kuik has been completing her traineeship at the museum education department of the Draiflessen Collection since 2019.
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