Annie Abrahams Solo exhibition Mie lahkoo pomagate ? (can you help me ?) 21 October – 7 November 2014, Aksioma Project Space, Ljubljana. Production CONA.
Merci Irena, Brane, Jasmina, Maja, Janez, Huong, Jan, Tožibabe, Jana, Chantal and Martina.
Photos of the exhibition by Suncan Stone.
Photos of the opening event by CONA.
of the opening performance filmed by Janez Janša
Annie Abrahams: Jezik v svetu med realnim in virtualnim Pogovor z umetnico ob njeni aktualni razstavi 29. oktober 2014 ob 06:28 Pina Gabrijan.
Potrpežljivost in pozornost (Patience and Attention), DEVNIK Nov 3, Mojca Pišek.
Works presented in Mie Lahkoo pomagate? (can you help me?):
Opening up a new zone for what formerly was called net art, Text by Jasmina Založnik. 30 x 42 cm, laminated digital print, October 2014.
from estranger to e-stranger, Living in between languages. Book by Annie Abrahams, Editions +++plus+++, CONA and bram.org, ISBN9781291965117, October 2014.
My parents (il y a 31 ans), Remix based on a 15 min-long b&w super8 film made in 1983. Video projection, 6.36 min in a loop, 2014.
It’s not about the project but about the relation, Digital colour print, 21 x 30 cm, photo Brane Zorman, design Annie Abrahams, 2014.
Annie Abrahams wants to find a link between emotions and coding, 25 x 125 cm, digital print of a comment exchange on FB, 2014.
Lutke, Youtube video on a photo frame, 2.16 min in a loop. Song by Tožibabe, live Novi Rock ’86.
Let’s focus on what makes you feel bi, Offset print by Huong Ngo 66 x 66 cm, black and white, 2-sided, one out of an edition of 500, presented on a wooden board, 2014.
Kaj misiliš s tem?, Sound on CD player, 17 min, edited sound recordings of Kaj misiliš s tem? What do you mean?, a performance by Martina Ruhsam, Jana Wilcoxen, Chantal van Mourik, Annie Abrahams and TTS by Proteus, Kult3000, Ljubljana, 2014.
Encounter video, 270 min in a loop, performance recording of Encounter with Annie Abrahams, Maja Delak and Irena Pivka, April 2014, MSUM, Ljubljana. 4 LCD screens with the same video starting at different points in the timeline and a surveillance camera, 2014.
relax.exe, Video projection of screensaver software for PC, made with Jan de Weille, 1999.
A present from Irena, Skirt made by Irena Pivka, fabric, 2014.
I was 8 minutes late …, Video by Irena Pivka based on documentation she made during Encounter with Annie Abrahams and Maja Delak, April 2014, MSUM, Ljubljana, 10:50 min in a loop on an LCD Sony Bravia 52” screen, 2014.
It shouldn’t be too loud…, Sound work by Brane Zorman based on sound recordings of Encounter with Annie Abrahams, Maja Delak and Irena Pivka, April 2014, MSUM, Ljubljana, and screams of Annie Abrahams, two speakers back to back on a standard, 2014.
Encounter drawings, Made by Irena Pivka during Encounter with Annie Abrahams and Maja Delak, April 2014, MSUM, Ljubljana, colour markers on paper, 480 x 62 cm, 2014.
Encounter photo, Made by Maja Delak with a Diana+ camera during Encounter with Annie Abrahams and Irena Pivka, April 2014, MSUM, Ljubljana, 120 x 120 cm, digital colour print, 2014.
Iloveyou.exe, A part of the code of a computer virus called happ99.exe. 21 x 30 cm, copies on red paper, edition of 100, 2014.
WHICH LANGUAGE DID IT SPEAK? wall text, 2014.
The works presented investigate different attitudes toward language and problematize how its expressivity is structured when placed in a new environment. They are the result of a one month residency in Ljubljana in April 2014.
Production: CONA institute for contemporary art processing
Exhibition partner: Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana
Residency partners: JSKD and French Institute, Ljubljana.
Performances’ partners: MSUM and Kult3000
Cona program is supported by the Department of Culture of the Municipality of Ljubljana
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