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  • Year: 2016
  • Place: Thessaloniki
  • Land: Greece (40.6403167,22.9352716) centr.
  • Category: Participation/ Social issues/ Politics, Pollution/ Destruction/ Toxins, and Waste/ Recycling/ Upcyling
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For their PLASTISPHERE project, Güntzel and Scheibe scrutinized plastic pollution in a variety of works situated in Thessaloniki, Greece. Through interventions and performances in the city, where they, for instance, relocated plastic waste, the artists interacted with the inhabitants. >> Vimeo >> >> >>

“PLASTISPHERE/Thessaloniki deals with the very characteristics of the city of Thessaloniki, a place whose history and identity is clearly linked to the proximity to the Mediterranean Sea and emphasizes the responsibility resulting from this dependency.” (Artecitya) >>

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