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Artists for Kobanê: An Online Auction to Benefit Refugees.

December 4-18, 2014.

With works by:

Nevin Aladağ, Halil Altındere, Allora & Calzadilla, Julieta Aranda, Savaş Boyraz, Phil Collins, Braco Dimitrijević, Jimmie Durham, Maria Eichhorn, Olafur Eliasson, Roza El-Hassan, İnci Eviner, Antje Ehmann/ Harun Farocki, Claire Fontaine, Liam Gillick, Nilbar Güreş, Hans Haacke, Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, Sharon Hayes, Berat Işık, Sanja Ivekovic, Carsten Nicolai, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Ahmet Öğüt, Erkan Özgen, Şener Özmen, Trevor Paglen*, Pussy Riot, Walid Raad, Raqs Media Collective, Martha Rosler, Anri Sala, Slavs & Tatars, Pelin Tan, Cengiz Tekin, Rirkrit Tiravanija/ Tomas Vu/ Miguel Cardenas, Hito Steyerl, Anton Vidokle, Clemens von Wedemeyer, Tobias Zielony.

More than 200,000 people have been displaced by recent IS attacks in Kobanê, Shengal and many other towns and areas in northern Syria and Iraq. Winter is coming and the situation is getting dramatically more severe. This online auction is organized by Hito Steyerl & Anton Vidokle, logistics of the auction are supported by e-flux and Artspace, Auckland, New Zealand.

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World Biennial Forum No 2 in São Paulo has come to an end.

Biennial Foundation would like to thank all who have contributed with financial resources, critical thinking, enthusiasm and time.
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