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Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma Opens 11th Collection Exhibition

Installation view of the exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Finland.

HELSINKI.- In an exhibition, visitors are
accustomed to watching, listening and observing art alone and with
others. But
what happens when the role of an observer becomes more active? What kind
of an
event is a set-up? Just like contemporary art itself, the 11th
exhibition of the Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma is open-mindedly
all kinds of borders.
The leading role is given to the artist
as well
as to the viewer. It’s a Set-up is about the experiential and
aspect of art, and considers such themes as time and duration, the
and staging of artwork, performance and human relationships.