Wednesday, 15 June 2016

PRESS Ocula Conversation - by Stephanie Bailey



" Adelina von Fürstenberg is an independent curator and film producer. This year, the non-profit organisation she founded in 1996, ART for The World celebrates its 20th anniversary. ART for The World was founded by von Fürstenberg following an invitation to curate the exhibition Dialogues of Peace, which was presented at the United Nations Headquarters as part of its 50th celebration in 1995. The organisation continues today to be affiliated with the United Nations, working on projects and exhibitions which ultimately are inspired by Article 27 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 'Everyone has the right freely to participate in the cultural life of the community, to enjoy the arts and to share in scientific advancement and its benefit.' ...