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15.12 (Friday), 6 pm

Bunkier Sztuki Gallery of Contemporary Art cordially invites you to attend the official opening ceremony of our two exhibitions – “Communicating Vessels” and “The Trouble with Value”. “Communicating Vessels” revolve around objects and installations constructed as either processes or events. They do not entirely belong to the (…)

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3rd and 7th November 2017

In what way do constructs arising from colonial ideas still shape global reality? Is there any way to imagine a shared future without critiquing the legacy of colonialism which remains potent to this day? Those are the questions which the exhibition A New Region of the World poses at (…)

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24 October (Tuesday), 6 p.m.

What is war trauma today? What do we as a collective associate as war and war memory? To what extent the framework of personal experience and one’s family history determines our historical/political experience? How do different historical memories: that of world war II and the Holocaust, that of (…)

mały desert
October 28th, 2017 (Saturday), 12 PM

Jean-Ulrick Désert is tracking hidden texts of our culture. He is most interested in that which is conspicuous, but usually remains invisible. The Haiti-born and New York-raised artist living in Berlin uncovers what is concealed, setting off many blocked emotions. He explores how colonial (…)

fanon
3 October (Tuesday), 6 pm

This project inspired by the lost plays of psychiatrist, philosopher, revolutionary, and writer Franz Fanon is a mixture of personal histories, cultural history, popular culture, and post-colonial theory. Using performance, video, and games, the artists examine collective memory and personal struggles with identity. Drawing from (…)

akerman
17 October (Tuesday), 6 pm

The presentation on Chantal Akerman (1950-2015), a Belgian feminist film director, artist and writer best-known for her film Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles (1975), will mainly concentrate on three of her works: From the East (1993), Down There (2006), and No Home (…)

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31 October (Tuesday), 6 pm

The first episode of a three-part film journey the artist made from Berlin through Eastern Europe, on two expeditions: to Odessa and to Istanbul. As she words it, the artist depicted: “Places and worlds beyond the interest of the media are at the mercy of the law (…)