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Food for thought

The photograph was taken at Kotzia square in Athens. The colorful canopies were part of Rasheed Araeen's public exhibition "Food for thought: thought for change", inspired by the shamiyaana, a Pakistani traditional wedding tent. The work was composed of a makeshift wooden restaurant situated in the middle of the square opposite Athens City Hall, and anyone could have a free meal twice a day. Since strangers were invited to sit together, often refuges, homeless people, migrants, tourists and Greeks visiting the exhibition were sitting together at the same table.

TAGS: Athens, Exhibition, Food, Greece

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Athens, Greece
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© Despina Maraki.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 17, 2017, 11:38 a.m.
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