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The Centre of Attention at Art Rotterdam 2008

ROTTERDAM.-From the 6th to the 10th February, the Centre of Attention makes Rotterdam its port of call and in the context of Art Rotterdam 2008, brings at Project(or) works from 15 artists.

For this art fair, the Centre of Attention will rely on some of the traditional stanchions of the art market: discernment, discrimination, fetishism and commodification, exclusivity, opacity and restriction of supply.

Putting paid to the illusion of democratisation of the market and fairs as a medium for entertainment or education, our stand will be restricted to 'art players'. This in turn will provide them with the optimum viewing condition for the work and a private, comfortable and unique art experience.

Having gained entrance to this privileged art viewing operation you will be seated in the calm and reflective environment provided by the Centre of Attention and able to select from a catalogue of our artists the works you wish to examine further before purchase.

With works from: Al and Al, Boyle Family, Marisa Carnesky, Tyler Coburn, Brice Dellsperger, Sylvie Fleury, Jasper Joffe, House of O'Dwyer, Stina Ostberg, Tai Shani, Tomo, Markus Vater, Andrea Winkler, Frida Yngstrom, and Hendrik Zeitler.





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