The other Modernism

Contemporary Art from Africa, Asia & Latin America

08 May 97 - 27 July 97

The exhibition sees itself as a commentary on the exhibition „The Age of Modernism . Art in the 20th Century in the Martin Gropius Building and shows exemplary positions of contemporary art from Africa, Asia and Latin America. „The Other Moderism“ presents 30 artists from 19 countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America: artists who have become famous in their countries and abroad and can enrich the discussion on modernism in the visual arts at the end of the 20th century. Artists were selected who on the one hand are representative of artistic activity in their cultures, and on the other hand can be regarded as pioneers by international standards, and furthermore dare to take a look ad the next century.

participating artists: