THREE WHITE SOLDIERS
work & display
MAGIC & POLITICS – THE IRRATIONAL AS STRATEGY FOR RESISTANCE
Annika Lundgren, Niklas Persson and Kanslibyrån will host a program around themes like the populist politician as illusionist, the irrational as destabilizing element, everyday activities as rituals and the art of doing nothing in a production-focused society. Daytime workshop, and an evening with dinner, artistic works and socializing time. —> Read more
RECHANNELING + THREE WHITE SOLDIERS
California-based artist and curator Chiara Giovando has invited Leif Elggren and Marja-Leena Sillanpää to do a program on sound, stones and shamanistic channelings, relating to some notions in the performance Three White Soldiers. Chiara Giovando’s work includes installation, performance and film; she is often working with sound as a material, creating sculptural instances of sound that activate and disrupt psychoacoustic perception. This evening Johan Forsman & Anders Paulin will also show the performance Three White Soldiers. —> Read more
RECOVING SPACE – UTOPIA, ENTROPY & ECONOMY
Love Enqvist and Ewa Majewska will present a lecture-performance on utopia and economy, departing from Love Enqvists’ works Diggers and Dreamers and Magellania. It is a story on landscapes once part of utopian projections – landscapes that has an immaterial presence of the past and live as much in the imagination as in the real. Before the dinner Love and Ewa will lead a study group reading Jules Verne and Phillip Wegner, Imaginary Communities. —> Read more
Patricia Vane will also participate with the installation DESTORE, a shapeless, ever transforming concept store for new socioeconomic change where two modes of existence struggle for the spirit of humankind: to have or to be? The installation will be up and running all three evenings.
The program is part of the ongoing research work Three White Soldiers: Departing from algorithmic trading the work explores various ”time-spaces” operating beyond the human perception, and the use of patterns and images to visualize worlds and events impenetrable to the human horizon. Anders Paulin and Johan Forsman are currently doing research around notions like bitcoins, data-mining, minerals, cavepaintings and earth inheritance.
Most welcome to join us!