REPLICA KNOWLEDGE, An Archaeology of the Multiple Past

More than copies of originals – a research project and an exhibition investigate the worldwide distribution of archaeological replicas and their multiple object biographies.
Tieranatomisches Theater, Philippstr. 12/13, Campus Nord, Haus 3, 10115 B…
Duration: September 16, 2017 – March 31, 2018

In collaboration with the archaeologist Dr. Anna Simadiraki and Felix Sattler ,the curator of Tieranatomishes museum at Humboldt University- Berlin, Vassilis Politakis created exhibits that indicate all the qualities of museum copies for the needs of the project.
He also provided a number of articles, describing the procedure and the characteristics of the production of museum copies, through his experience with the Greek Ministry of culture.
There will be an extensive publication by K. Verlag, edited by Anna
Simandiraki-Grimshaw, Felix Sattler and Konrad Angermüller, containing these articles.