A house of several stories - an exhibition by SignalNevin Aladag, Jumana Emil Abboud,
Hamza Halloubi, Anna Nordquist Andersson,
21 November 2014–22 February 2015
Opening Friday 21 November
7–9pm at Mitt Möllan
We now know this:
That what is claimed with certainty rarely is what is claimed with certainty. That what is claimed with certainty gladly argues something else, something much more unstable, something which cannot completely guarantee its own survival, its position, its existence.
– Tid för ekot, Christina Ouzounidis
During the 19th century, a city court judge and editor named Nils Herman Quiding (1808-1886) lived in a two-story house on Östergatan in Malmö. Quiding was, in many ways, a contradictory and ambiguous man – officially deeply rooted in the bourgeois sphere, unofficially oc...
Journeys With No ReturnA Foundation is the London focus of a touring exhibition to Istanbul, London and Berlin 2009/10. Inspired by the celebrated Turkish writer and political figure Nazim Hikmet's book of poems Journeys With No Return, this project explores reflections of Turkish migration on contemporary art.
Twelve artists from Germany, Great Britain and Turkey uncover themes around Turkish migration over the last 50 years in works that are new to UK audiences – six of which are unveiled for the first time. The artists balance the local with the global, their subjective sense of identity with cultural dissemination that potentially knows no borders. Using popular music, rap, cinematic conventions, anthropology and documentary they exploit archive images, cultural stereotypes and information systems. The artworks stretch from video,...