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100 DAYS BEFORE TRACK ARTISTS ANNOUNCED © S.M.A.K.
35 international artists at work in 6 cluster areas in Ghent's inner and outer city
TRACK is a temporary exhibition in the public and semi-
TRACK consists of six clusters in the city, each with its own distinct character and atmosphere:
CITADEL : the neighbourhood between St Peter's Station and the Citadelpark, where the 1913 world exhibition took place and where the city's major museums are now located.
BLANDIJN : the university quarter, with its high concentration of educational institutions and student amenities.
CENTRE : the historical centre of the city, where trade has flourished for centuries and where present-
MACHARIUS : the quarter where the rivers Leie and Schelde meet and where the city was born.
TOLHUIS : the area around Fratersplein, which is home to a large number of healthcare institutions.
TONDELIER : an industrial site on the outskirts of the city, which is being transformed into a new quarter for housing and business.
TRACK as a whole offers a historical, cultural, architectural and mental cross-
TRACK was initiated by S.M.A.K. It continues the tradition established by the large-
Invited artists: Lara Almarcegui -
Read the TRACK Manifesto at: www.track.be
Curators: Philippe Van Cauteren and Mirjam Varadinis
Organised by: S.M.A.K., the Museum of Contemporary Art in Ghent
Supported by: City of Ghent, Flemish Community, National Lottery and Port of Ghent
Exhibition 12 May -
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