Presentation of Ignorance is Strength? Artistic Expression and Biopower in the Post/Pandemic Age in Zagreb (Croatia)
Presentation and discussion Ignorance is Strength? Artistic Expression and Biopower in the Post/Pandemic Age
Friday – Saturday, 7 – 8 October 2022
Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb (Coratia)
Pop-up exhibition Truth is a Forgotten Memory (Željko Beljan and Rebecca Merlić)
Saturday, 8 October 2022
Ethnographic Museum, Zagreb (Croatia)
In cooperation with Croatian Association of Fine Artists, Academy of Fine Arts Zagreb and the European Alliance of Academies, a project presentation of Ignorance is Strength? Artistic Expression and Biopower in the Post/Pandemic Age took place in Zagreb, Croatia.
On 7 October, 10 artistic positions arising from the call for proposals „Ignorance is Strength? Artistic Expression and Biopower in the Post/Pandemic Age“ were presented to the public in Zagreb by artist Josip Zanki and curator Mihaela Zajec. ith a video stream of the art projects in the Gorgona Hall of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Zagreb. On 8 October, fellow Luïza Luz, Alliance member Liesbeth Bik, Cristina Stoenescu, Josip Zanki and curator Leila Topić had an open dialogue with the public about the methodology of artistic research.
For a summary of the panel discussion by Leonarda Fofić, student of the Academy of Fine Arts Zagreb: click here
The two-day event closed with the Pop-Up exhibition of the project Truth is a Forgotten Memory by fellow Željko Beljan and Rebecca Merlić.
The presentation was supported by the City of Zagreb and the Ministry of Culture and Media of the Republic of Croatia.