Adel Abidin in Art News

The Editors of ARTnews, Art News, April 15, 2018

“Adel Abidin: History Wipes” is on view at the Ateneum Art Museum in Helsinki, Finland, through Sunday, April 22. The solo exhibition presents video installations and sculptures, many of which were created for the exhibition or respond to the museum’s collection and architecture. The exhibition’s main work, History Wipes, explores the effects of the Finnish Civil War in 1918 on contemporary Finnish society.