To The Future Public Exhibition

September 05-7, 2017, at KMMN Kassel


The exhibition in Kassel, organized in association with KMMN, reactivates the projects that took place in the context of To The Future Public program and introduces them to a broader public. The curatorial format developed for the exhibition comprises of audiovisual screenings and interactive maps of Athens, on which material is presented embedded in the city, together with information about the social framework surrounding the works, information behind the spaces and locations in which the program took place, and collaborating groups.

A vehicle for multiple narratives - the material presented is recorded interviews, documentation of public performances, documentation of workshops, talks, and text from To The Future Public program. With the principle of art based in subversion on the one hand and empowerment on the other, the exhibition is developed as a collective artwork and an activistic tool of engagement.


A platform for international encounters and exchanges during the documenta 14 in INTERIM from June 10th2017 to September 17th 2017.

KMMN is a project by students and teachers from the Kunsthochschule Kassel to create a platform during the 100 days of documenta. A place for international exchange, a modular meeting and access point for international students and lecturers who come to Kassel to visit d14. The name plays with the pronunciation and possible meanings of the English word COMMON (togetherness, public, expanse) and the German word KOMMEN (come), similar to AnKMMN (arrive, come in) and Will-KMMN (welcome).

Furthermore, KMMN offers visitors a constantly changing 100 day dialogue that includes lectures, presentations of images and videos, talks, workshops, performances, and exhibitions.


Participating artists:

James Simbouras
Filippos Vasileiou
Kostas Voulgaris
Yiannis Pappas
Antonis Antoniou
Marta Lodola
Helen Zervou
Jose Iglesias G Arenal
Andreas Papamichael
Charo Romero Donaire
Thodoris Trambas
Athina Kanellopoulou
Tomas Diafas


Special contributions by:

Gregory Sholette
Pablo Hermann
Francesco Kiais


With the collaboration of:


The House Of Women, for Empowerment and Emancipation

Free Autonomous Theater EMPROS

NOSOTROS Social Center

Avtonomi Akadimia

Migrants Social Center - The House of Refugees, Tsamadou 13

GAP - Gathering Around Performance



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