Turul Romaniei in 7 zile 2/2
A Tour of Romania in 7 Days
January 15 – February 28, 2013
Opening on Tuesday, January 15, at 7 pm
Participants: Martinka Bobrikova & Oscar de Carmen, Larisa Crunteanu, Teodor Graur, Olivia Mihaltianu, Dorin Moldoveanu, Alexandru Niculescu, Lala Panait and Bogdan Ghiu
Club Electroputere Bucharest 16 Biserica Enei Street (Caminul Artei)
Club Electroputere Bucuresti invites you on Tuesday, January 15, at 7 pm, to the opening of the second and last exhibition entitled „Turul Romaniei in 7 zile - TR7Z” (A Tour of Romania in 7 Days).
The two exhibitions reproduce, in different phases, various works that speak about a Romania where the contrasts and the searching build up the normality. During the tour, the artists encountered destructive contrasts which then were to be analysed; here, one may speak about the tricolour symbolism which presence has become a trace of a past experience; the search for the self or for its own identity lies in the choice for the routes – vertically or horizontally. Artists shot and recorded with an obsessive intensity, they wrote, spoke and kept silence in a performative and demonstrative way.
The exhibition represents the final phase of the project TR7Z, which took place during 4-10 of September. The project was conceived as a dynamic workshop of alternative creation, where artists as well as individuals involved in the current artistic context were invited. TR7Z had an experimental feature, pursuing for the participants to disconnect from the ordinary rhythm through interaction and creation of a complex relational context.
The route has been thus conceived in order to add value to the Romanian space from different perspectives and to encourage the approaching of various working subjects related to urbanism, economy, architecture, regional development, landscape, folklore etc. The selected route and the relational context created by the development conditions and people involved represent the source of inspiration ...Read more