artist eviction

Polymer: Art-Boiling Factory

January, 29th, 2014 Photos from Culture Factory Polymer Facebook Page www.facebook.com/culturefactorypolymer “The term “polymer” derives from the ancient Greek word πολύς (polus, meaning “many, much”) and μέρος (meros, meaning “parts”), and refers to a molecule whose structure is composed of multiple repeating units, from which originates a characteristic of high relative molecular mass and attendant properties.”  Wikipedia. According to the weather report, it’s -20C (-4F) tonight in Tallinn, the Estonian capital with a population of 400,000.  Over 50 artists are being evicted from their self-managed cultural center Culture Factory Polymer. I began to learn about Polymer three years ago when I organized a festival that took place simultaneously in ...