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On the occasion of the final issue of the artists’ magazine GAGARIN the Artists in their Own Words, Wilfried Huet is creating an exhibition at S.M.A.K.

Press Release

GAGARIN the Artists in their Own Words is a six-monthly international artists’ periodical that was founded by Wilfried Huet in 2000. It comprises commissioned pieces or unpublished writings by artists who may be at work anywhere in the world. GAGARIN gives artists the opportunity to express themselves freely in the written word. Its editorial outlook is specifically artistic and corresponds to …

GAGARIN the Artists in their Own Words is a six-monthly international artists’ periodical that was founded by Wilfried Huet in 2000. It comprises commissioned pieces or unpublished writings by artists who may be at work anywhere in the world. GAGARIN gives artists the opportunity to express themselves freely in the written word. Its editorial outlook is specifically artistic and corresponds to John Baldessari’s statement that “Talking about art is not art. Talking can be art, but not when it’s talking about art”.

In contrast to the normal practice in magazines, GAGARIN decided to publish a …

Location

Jan Hoetplein 1
Ghent, BE
Monday, Closed
Tuesday–Friday, 9:30am–1pm, 2pm–5:30pm
Saturday, 10am–1pm, 2pm–5:30pm
Sunday, 10am–1pm, 2pm–6pm