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Maria Alina Asavei


Maria Alina Asavei is an art historian and critic from Budapest (Hungary). Currently, she is  a PhD  researcher  in Philosophy of Art, at Central European University, working  principally in the areas of art and disability, the politics of aesthetics, forms of artistic engagement during and after totalitarian regimes.

Posts from Maria Alina Asavei

  • Imran Qureshi, “Blessings upon the Land of my Love” (2011)

    Functional Beauty and Handmade Political Art

    Folk arts are usually secluded in the area of the “ornamental”; they are seldom seen as “political” or critical. By the same token, the artifacts of political expression are not seen as belonging to a tradition o[...]

    October 17, 2012