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#OrangeVest performance in Brussels

Refugee Artists “Replaying” Refugees for an Art Work   “We did it. We walked during almost five hours in the European District in Brussels, wearing the symbolic orange life vests for the #OrangeVest performance by Georgia Lale.” Can you imagine the strange situation…refugee artists “replaying”...

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#OrangeVest performance at DCrally4refugees

DCRally4Refugees was inspired by Americans who traveled to Greece and volunteered directly with refugees fleeing war and violence in Syria and other countries. After bearing witness to the suffering of millions and hearing the voices of fear and intolerance at home, they felt compelled to...

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#OrangeVest #SafePassage Central Park February 27th 2016

“Greek visual artist Georgia Lale led a team of New Yorkers— as well as Syrian refugees and returning volunteers from the island of Lesvos, in a performance/demonstration around New York on February 27th, the day numerous demonstrations were held throughout Europe for international #SafePassage day.”...

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#OrangeVest United Nations December 10th 2015 Human Rights Day

“#OrangeVest” is a commentary on the journey of the Syrian refugees. This art project is about the refugees’ trip between Turkey and Greece while they try to cross the Aegean Sea. It is a participatory performance, a sculpture and a protest. My purpose is to...

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#OrangeVest Brooklyn Bridge November 15th 2015

“#OrangeVest” is a commentary on the journey of the Syrian refugees. This art piece is about the refugees’ trip between Turkey and Greece while they try to cross the Aegean Sea. It is a participatory performance, a sculpture and a protest. My purpose is to...

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#OrangeVest High Line October 29th 2015

Support the last #OrangeVest Performance: “#OrangeVest” is a commentary on the journey of the Syrian refugees. This art piece is about the refugees’ trip between Turkey and Greece while they try to cross the Aegean Sea. This art piece is a participatory performance, a sculpture...

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#OrangeVest Times Square October 18th 2015

“#OrangeVest” is a commentary on the journey of the Syrian refugees. This art piece is about the refugees’ trip between Turkey and Greece while they try to cross the Aegean Sea. It is a participatory performance, a sculpture and a protest. My purpose is to...

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#OrangeVest Metropolitan Museum of the Arts October 4th 2015

“#OrangeVest” is a commentary on the journey of the Syrian refugees. This art piece is about the refugees’ trip between Turkey and Greece while they try to cross the Aegean Sea. It is a participatory performance, a sculpture and a protest. My purpose is to...