Irina Botea: It is now a matter of learning hope, at threewalls, Chicago
Irina Botea: It is now a matter of learning hope, threewalls, Chicago, April 26-May 31, 2014
Throughout her practice that spans video, film, performance and installation, Irina Botea appropriates the instruments of mediation that shape the politics of memory to reconfigure the way history frames our contemporary consciousness. Employing strategies of role-playing, reenactment, and recitation, she recasts historical events, often from her native Romania, to remediate political traumas of the past while offering alternate views of reality than those produced by mainstream media.
For her recent exhibition at threewalls, It is now a matter of learning hope, the artist presented … Read more