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0131-0140 Special Issue "Southern Modernisms"

0131-0140 Special Issue "Southern Modernisms"

"Southern Modernisms. Critical Stances through Regional Appropriations", is a special issue curated by Joana Cunha Leal and Begoña Farré Torras from the Universidade Nova of Lisbon. Its goal is to broaden the ongoing critical revision of the concept of Modernism with case studies relating to Portugal, Spain, and Greece.

0140 Polina Kosmadaki: The Greek Pavilion in the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne. New Perspectives for National Art in the Context of Regionalism

This paper discusses the impact of the ideological trends of the Exposition Internationale des Arts et Techniques dans la Vie Moderne which took place in Paris, in 1937, on Greece’s national participation in the exhibition. The modern artworks it showcased will serve as a case study to investigate notions of regionalism.

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