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040_FOUNDATION

14 Feb 2019 – 14 Apr 2019

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DAS ESSZIMMER - space for art+

Bonn
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

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  • Tram No. 61 or 62 direction Dottendorf, Stop: Bergstrasse

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FOUNDATION is a proposal for a new community formed by strangers, that will build its own space and its own bonds. In seven days. Without communicating with the outside world. Without leaving the gallery.

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FOUNDATION | METASITU

14.02. bis 14.04.2019

>> Opening:
Thursday February 14, 2019, starting 7pm

>> Workshop with METASITU in the frame of videonale.17:
Friday, February 22, 2019, 12am – 4:30pm
where: Library Kunstmuseum Bonn | Cartographies of Memory, Love and ritual (in English) with METASITU


>> Conversation:
Friday, April 12, 2019, 7pm
Refracted Realities and Urbanism, in cooperation with Videonale Bonn, with: Stefan Henkel, Europa-University Viadrina (Frankfurt/Oder), Eduardo Cassina and Liva Dudareva, both METASITU (Athens/Kiev) and Tasja Langenbach, director Videonale, Bonn.


>> Closing Event:
Sunday, April 14, 2019,  1-4pm
in presence of METASITU

>> project updates
>> press release
>> invitation

A project by METASITU, commissioned by DAS ESSZIMMER – space for art+

with:
Eduardo Cassina, Liva Dudareva, Grace Euna Kim, Dana Kosmina, Ellen H Tracy, Illia Yakovenko and Laura Yuile

We don’t know our neighbors by name – most of the times, we don’t even know how they look like. Yet, through social media, we are extremely familiar with the dietary habits of someone who we have never met and is oceans apart from us. They might not even know we exist, but we feel, we are part of their tribe – One of the many tribes we belong to.

FOUNDATION is a proposal for a new community formed by strangers, that will build its own space and its own bonds. In seven days. Without communicating with the outside world. Without leaving the gallery.

Together with Dana Kosmina, and Eduardo Cassina, of METASITU, the other four FOUNDERS selected through an anonymous open call are Laura Yuile, Illia Yakovenko, Grace Euna Kim, and Ellen H Tracy. – The six of them will be inside FOUNDATION for a week (1st – 7th February 2019), without leaving the premises of DAS ESSZIMMER, nor contact with the outside World, building the foundations for a new city based on affiliation and community creation between strangers.

The results will form the exhibition and be visible from 14th February to 14th April 2019 at DAS ESSZIMMER. The exhibition design is by Dana Kosmina.

Curators

Liva Dudareva

Dana Kosmina

Eduardo Cassina

Exhibiting artists

Dana Kosmina

Grace Euna Kim

Laura Yuile

Ellen H Tracy

Eduardo Cassina

Illia Yakovenko

Taking part

Stiftung Kunst der Sparkasse in Bonn

Stiftung Kunst der Sparkasse in Bonn

METASITU

METASITU

Kulturamt der Bundesstadt Bonn

Kulturamt der Bundesstadt Bonn

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