INTIMACY AND SPECTACLE
IN THE AGE OF SOCIAL MEDIA
Are there really borders between art and life we would like to keep? The project "Intimacy and Spectacle in the Time of Social Media" aims to explore those liminal situations, frameworks and platforms where parallel and divergent representations of art and the public sphere are possible.
Between 10 and 20 June several Bulgarian and international artists will present art installations, performances and screenings at Serdika's Decumanus Maximus and online, reflecting on the current dynamic situation where private space and spectacle are constantly exchanging places.
The motto "presentation is everything", produced by window shops and the rise of consumer objects almost a century ago, has nowadays pervaded all spheres of life. Presenting the image can now substitute the event, object or work itself to an extent where we could organise this exhibition even as a simple succession of images in mediatic space...