Alice in Wunder land: in pursuit of the exotic
Saturday 14–Sunday 15 April, 2012
@ Am Kulturforum
Scharounstr./Potsdamer Str., Berlin (U2 S1 S2 S25 Potsdamer Platz)
With work by Nathalie Noé Adam, Rebeca Agnes, Atladóttir & d’Ors, Manuel Cardero, Ignacio García Sánchez, Gemis Luciani, Paula Muhr, Nicolas Puyjalon, Carolina Rümper, Anna Talens, Nuno Vicente, Mele de la Yglesia
Curated by Kenneth Paranada and Paz Ponce
Alice in Wunderland is comprised of works from different international artists that re-contextualize, deconstruct and re-interpret the concept of the contemporary cabinets of curiosities. Artist were chosen based on their cultural immersion and appropriation of the idea of the exotic. The objects are gathered together to evoke a sense of mystery, questioning the very fabric of the existence of the cabinet, its message, and it’s relevance in today’s contemporary world.