Business & Art 2009
Site specific installation
Material: printed plastic cards, acetone
Dimensions: variable, plastic card 52 x 86 mm
Exhibited at «Big Deal – Botoxed» project space, London (UK)
Curated by Vanya Balogh
The installation consists of multiple printed plastic cards, which where free to take. The title of the work was applied by rubbing the mould from the door, which separated the exhibition space from the cellar, with acetone.
The exhibition took place in one of the numerous shops that became vacant due to the financial crisis that «started» 2008. The exhibition space was one of the subsidised spaces by the initiative «Pop Up Shops», founded by the Camden Council, to keep the shops attractive for shoppers, potential buyers and tenants.
On the plastic cards two quotes were cited. On one side the concept of the «Pop Up Shops» from the council’s web site:
On the other side of the card an excerpt from the book «Tiefer hängen» by the German art historian Wolfgang Ullrich was found: