IT'S TIME ALL THE TIME FOR RADICAL FRIENDSHIP
an exhibition WITH APPARATUS 22, ENTERPRISE PROJECTS, FLUENT, ODD AND TIER, AS INITIATED BY SWIMMING POOL
3 – 6 december 2020
a project initiated by Swimming Pool and hosted by Futura Prague at the time of lock-down due to the Covid-19 pandemics, which aimed to enable an attentive interrelation between art organizations in order to make concerns, politics, and action, but most of all invention, shareable across different contexts and ecosystems.
FLORIN FLUERAS IN COLLABORATION WITH ELIZA TREFAS
26 NOVEMBER 2020
Artwork borrows from somatic, spiritual, and therapeutic methods and aesthetics, but it is mainly a way to recontextualize and activate artworks in a “technique” (“method”) format. It has the Unworks at its core (Unexperiences, Unimages, Unvisitors, Unhere, Unexist), and it expands to incorporate works by other artists. Artwork is ambiguous – technique, performance, therapy, workshop, exhibition, educative and promotional event – an artwork and a new method at the same time.
The Library of Our Encounters
ТHE LIBRARY OF OUR ENCOUNTERS
IN COLLABORATION WITH CHRISTOPH SZALAY AND FOTINI LAZARIDOU-HATZIGOGА
1 November 2020 - 30 March 2021
The Library of Our Encounters is a long-term project of Swimming Pool within the residency program with Akademie Schloss Solitude, dedicated to what has changed most radically lately: the encounter—as event, presence, time and meaning.
EASTERN EUROPEAN NETWORK EXCHANGE AKADEMIE SCHLOSS SOLITUDE
AETHER, RADAR & SWIMMING POOL
29 OCTOBER – 1 NOVEMBER 2020
In 2020, Akademie Schloss Solitude’s Eastern European Network Exchange Program has been extended with new partners from Bulgaria. The three small art initiatives from Sofia, Æther, Swimming Pool and Radar, along with the Akademie Schloss Solitude and the Goethe-Institut Sofia, have created these new connections to draw attention to the cultural and artistic production of South Eastern Europe and for mutual exchange. Together, the three Bulgarian art initiatives created the RAD.OST residency program as part of the Eastern European Network. Find out more about the program here.