Julijonas Urbonas: group show at Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw

Waiting for Another Coming

25 Oct 2018 - 27 Jan 2019


"A planet made of frozen human bodies has confronted the landscape of a small rural village; cemeteries delineate maps imaginary maps of memory; the innermost corners of the human soul neighbour the political underground; immigrant enclaves are adjacent to the oases of identity, and so on. This is a flow of perpetual transformation; going with this flow results in traversing manifold heterotopias. The exhibitions in Vilnius and Warsaw show two possible routes through them. The project Waiting for Another Coming probes the opportunities for finding ones one place in the changing world and the potential for preparing for what is in store. These questions are being posed from the viewpoint of countries located outside the core of the global order..."

October 25, 2018