In our latitudes he is known as “Ficus” in the flowerpot, everywhere in the tropics, he is revered, loved and feared: The Banyan Tree. 2004 – 09, the Berlin based media artist Alfred Banze has gathered artworks from 25 countries, for a global experiment in art and cultural practice. 11 exhibitions worldwide in 2009 -11 showed both, the artworks and their interpretations – Remixes – by children and young people from around the world. www.banyan-project.de

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