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REMINDER: Jakob Boeskov at TT 6/16/05

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WHAT: Artist Talk by Jakob S. Boeskov

WHERE: THE THING at Postmasters New York (459 W 19th Street)

WHEN: June 16, at 6:30 pm

WHO: Jakob S. Boeskov is a Danish artist known for his own unique brand of spectacular political art. He is currently showing at the exhibition Populism (Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt)

WHY: Join us for an entertaining evening of hardcore Scandinavian art. Afterwards a drink will be served by the artist's robotic assistant.

www.jakobboeskov.com
www.danesforbush.org
Spiegel Online article (in German)



DANES FOR BUSH (video, 75 minutes) Two weird looking young Danish men in red suits travel through the USA on a mission to campaign for the re-election of President George W. Bush in 2004...and they are actually undercover artists. Enjoy a film which has been criticized for the journalistic ethic, praised for breaking new ground and misunderstood by right wing radicals in Denmark and Sweden all at the same time. Guest appearances by THE YESMEN and G. Gordon Liddy. Directed by Jakob S. Boeskov and Mads Br├╝gger.