Only in Mainz

Quite an excellent exhibition opening last night in the foyer of the Landtag (State Parliament) in Mainz.

inteGRATion
über wunden

organised by a group of interdisciplinary Mainz  artists under the auspices of GEDOK, the oldest and largest European network for women artists.

The usual inanely droning politician, followed by an address that I couldn’t hear and concluded by Dolores Hackenberg, curator of the exhibition, with a stunningly good introduction.

Plus …75,76,77 …, a performance by Youn Ok Ou.
Also excellent.

Last night, the sculptures were still large blocks of ice, enclosing objects at their core.

Over the next 48 hours, they’ll do their ephemeral thing and we’ll be able to experience them as they begin to reveal their secrets.

What’s that?

We WON’T be able to see them again until next Monday? Until the ice has completely melted?

Because there’s no public access during parliamentary sessions?

Now, if THAT’s not excellent planning..

This entry was posted in Arty-farty, This is Mainz and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

1 Response to Only in Mainz

  1. Great planning indeed ! 🙂

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s