In conversation: Mike Petrakis
We had the opportunity to interview Greek contemporary conceptual artist Mike Petrakis whose art is inspired by a wide range of ancient and contemporary urban imaginary to create a parallel dialogue around modern social and individual atmospheres.
Insights of an Eco Artist is an international art publication that features selected artists and writers from around the globe with a high focus on contemporary art and those tackling issues of social and ecological justice.
The values of freedom in art- Ai Weiwei the ceaseless voice for the voiceless.
The traditions of a fading society, the roots of ancient history weaving itself with the rich and dynamic imaginaries of the contemporary world.
by Joana Alarcão
Urban Farming: the modern version of Rus In Urbe
Growing food in the city aims to tackle the climate crisis, and it’s a practice on the rise. Are there similarities to the concept which Romans called Rus in Urbe? Monocle’s podcast “Farming in the City” gave me an insight into the (potential) alternative solution to feeding citizens, binding the community, and reducing food miles.