These are some photos from the Amerika exhibition in London, Camberwell, showing some of the work previously included in the USA exhibition.
My America is Red Indian is a very obvious, blatant statement that I nevertheless felt compelled to make public. America has been many things during my life as a culturally colonised subject. One of my childhood icons is the Bonanza TV series and its tune will always be part of my memories. Something so distant, so disconnected and so unreal. With Bonanza, I associate the image of Aby Warburg and the Pueblo Indian men from Texas and Arizona. It makes me think of a possible parallel situation: the lands returning to its people and us only visiting every now and then. For this to happen is almost impossible. But it might be possible that we become more aware of what contemporary America has been built on. The real Americans, their world , their culture , their Icons and Spirits ….their Rituals … EP 2013
GiG Munich is finalising the list of exhibiting artists – so far you can expect to see:
To learn more about the exhibiting artists, please check the links to their websites!