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Commercialism

 “Commercialism” 2011 Video 00:01:41 Venice, Italy I am standing still and filming my reflection on a screen that shows an advertisement of products and offers of a company. The people are watching me as though I was a part of the commercial spot.   ΔΙΑΦΗΜΙΖΟΜΕΝΗ...

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Heart

“Heart” 2010 Video 00:03:24 Music by Lales Petros

Children stand in a tent on March 10, 2016 at the Greek-Macedonian border near the Greek village of Idomeni where thousands of refugees and migrants are trapped by the Balkan border blockade.
The German and Greek leaders blasted Balkan countries for shutting their borders to migrants ahead of an EU ministers meeting on March 10. 
Greek authorities said there were 41,973 asylum seekers in the country, including some 12,000 stuck at Idomeni on the closed Macedonian border. / AFP PHOTO / SAKIS MITROLIDIS

Based on Facts

Glamping by the Park or Camping by the Refugee Camp. In fact the official website of the Trump International Hotel and Tower is advertising in doors camping, while refugee kids are living under terrible conditions in refugee camps in EU. A piece about the Donald...

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Genetic Memories

GENETIC MEMORIES   The artist connects moles that appear on the sides and exterior of her torso to create direction lines over her stomach in an attempt to map and visualize refugees’ passage over the Aegean Sea with markers. The right flank of the torso...

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“IS THAT A GUN IN YOUR POCKET” November 4, 2017

IS THAT A GUN IN YOUR POCKET? A TRIBUTE TO MAE WEST                         PLEASE JOIN US FOR                                                                                                             AN EVENING OF PERFORMANCE  @ STUDIO 10        SATURDAY NOVEMBER 4 from 6:00 P.M. 56 Bogart...

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At the End of the Day

“At the End of the Day” the European flag is an emergency heat blanket that can’t keep the needy dry and warm. Dimensions: 4.5’x7′

I DO SOLEMNLY SWEAR TO PRESERVE, PROTECT AND DEFEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO ENSURE THAT MUSLIM REFUGEES AND IMMIGRANTS ARE GUARANTEED THE SAME RIGHTS I HAVE, AS AN IMMIGRANT, AN ARTIST AND A CITIZEN OF THE WORLD.

Emergence

The “Emergence” public interventions is a piece that intends to address uprising xenophobia and islamophobia in the U.S.A and in Europe. As part of the piece, I am walking in public spaces, wearing a hijab made out of an emergency heat blanket. The emergency heat...

I DO SOLEMNLY SWEAR TO PRESERVE, PROTECT AND DEFEND THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA TO ENSURE THAT MUSLIM REFUGEES AND IMMIGRANTS ARE GUARANTEED THE SAME RIGHTS I HAVE, AS AN IMMIGRANT, AN ARTIST AND A CITIZEN OF THE WORLD.

3:AM MAGAZINE Interview

Interview by Jana Astavon   Georgia Lale is a visual and performance artist based in New York City. She was born in Greece and graduated from the School of Fine Arts in Athens. In 2016, she completed her MFA program at the School of Visual Arts...