The Contest of the Fruits: Bacteria Bar

15 Oct - 18 Dec 2021
Twelve Gates Arts 106 N 2nd Street Philadelphia, PA 19106


Artwork by Slavs and Tatars. 

As part of the public programming for the Hurford Center for the Arts and HumanitiesThe Contest of the Fruits, presenting partner Twelve Gates Arts hosts Bacteria Bar, a pop-up exhibition by Berlin-based artist collective Slavs and Tatars.

An opening night reception will be held on October 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Fresh ayran, a Turkish yogurt-based beverage, and snacks will be served.

The Contest of the Fruits is a multidisciplinary and cross-cultural exhibition and public programming series taking inspiration from a 19th-century allegorical poem written in Uyghur.