PCAI and Kika Kyriakakou were invited to participate in the Visual Arts Focus program organised and supported by the French Institute.
The Focus program took place in Paris and Lyon in October 2019 and aimed to promote the French artistic scene and to encourage professional exchanges and collaborations. Through the program all participant curators and artistic directors gained a closer look at the contemporary art scene in France and its diversity through a 5-day tour.
Highlights of the program included
> the FIAC – International Contemporary Art Fair in Paris
> French or Paris based artists exhibitions in major Parisian institutions including Centre Georges Pompidou, Palais de Tokyo and Jeu de Paume
> the 15th edition of the Lyon Contemporary Art Biennale titled "Where Water Comes Together With Other Water"
> visits and tours to various contemporary art centres and institutions in Paris
> artist studio visits
With the support of L’Institut français