Georges Salameh
Hear You Athens
Photobook Publication
Georges Salameh & Alexandros Mistrotis

Hear You Athens is a series of 50 photographs and two letters, a correspondence between two friends, Georges Salameh and Alexandros Mistriotis. Their conversation, over the years, is summarized in this book. The body of work Hear You Athens was produced over an eight year period, from 1998 to 2006.

All photographs are from 35mm slides. Special edition prints also available.

Hear You Athens
Georges Salameh & Alexandros Mistrotis
17×24 cm, 96 pages, 50 color photographs, softcover, offset printing
Greek & English / Edition of 500
Athens, Greece 2021

Texts: Georges Salameh & Alexandros Mistrotis
Editing: Georges Salameh, Stefania Orfanidou, Alexis Vasilikos, Jérôme Montagne
Design: Chora Atelier
Printing: G. Kostopoulos
Publishing: MeMSéA

  • Between Us
    Sep 1 – Oct 15, 2023
    Alexander Gray Associates
    New York, USA

    Alexander Gray Associates, Germantown presents Between Us, an exhibition gathering works by an intergenerational group of queer artists advancing the practice of portraiture. Confronting the cyclical progress and backlash of the last forty years, these artists bear witness to civil rights and gay liberation movements, the AIDS crisis, the rise of online communities, and the recurring culture wars around LGBTQIA+ rights (more…)

  • Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
    Sep 22, 2023 – Jan 15, 2024
    Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum
    St. Louis, USA

    “What is your name?” “Where are you from?” “How did you end up here?” “Can you feel it?” “Does it hurt?” With these and other questions, the American artist Adam Pendleton’s solo exhibition at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum sets up an elaborate call-and-response network that articulates a sense of history as fragmented poetics. The exhibition will showcase a polyvocal assemblage of new and recent paintings, drawings, and video portraits that together reveal Pendleton’s interest in creating a conversation between mediums, as well as his belief in abstraction’s capacity to destabilize and disrupt. (more…)

  • Pretty Doomed
    Oct 12–15, 2023
    Ugly Duck
    London, UK

    Save the date for Pretty Doomed, an unconventional art fair & exhibition presented by Ugly Duck & Queer Art Projects, which seeks to challenge the sustainability of the underground and queer art worlds, from the 12th to the 15th of October. Ugly Duck is one of the few independent art venues that showcases queer and alternative art in London. (more…)