Center for Social Vision
"With You" by Stefan Ivanov
Launch and a conversation between Stefan Ivanov and Silvia Choleva
14 december 2022, 19:00
"With You" is the latest book by the poet and playwright Stefan Ivanov, and the first publication of Center for Social Vision. The author describes the text as a "poetic research essay" that found its origins as a response to the Center's first open call on How we think and do the social through the experience of art.
No Man's Land
An exhibition by Dessislava Terzieva
8 December 2022 – 23 February 2023
For the series “Illegal Аliens” (2022-), the artist transported Bulgarian idioms and store titles onto abandoned stand alone structures in Detroit. The exhibition in Swimming Pool features documentation of the “Illegal aliens” in Detroit. While the photographs look somber and distant, they question whether representation is possible at all, or is it rather demarcating the ghostly presence of these texts that exist as foreign entities in the space they inhabit.
Metheor. Theatre of the Impossible
The edition contains conceptual, ideological and methodological texts about the productions of "Meteor" in the period 2010 – 2019. In addition to the texts, the book includes photographs and materials from the performances and is inspired by the wish of Ani Vaseva, Boyan Manchev and Leonid Yovchev to make theatre of desire and pleasure.
residency with the participation of DENA, Gery Georgieva and Lyoudmila Milanova
10 – 16 October 2022
Pop music, performance and visual arts meet in a week-long residency at the Swimming Pool space. DENA, Gery Georgieva and Lyoudmila Milanova come together to integrate approaches from the visual arts and modern pop and electronic music.
Circus-dance performance by
Leon Börgens & Hrista Panayotova
16 & 17 September 2022
“Homopuppy” by Hrista Panayotova and Leon Leon Börgens is an artistic research on communication. At the center of their performance is the need to connect, to interact, to create side by side.
Journal for Social Vision
SKY OF WAR
An exhibition by Daria Pugachova
27 July – 4 September at Swimming Pool
The sky of war is a sky of threat, or this is what the sky became in Ukraine with the beginning of the war.
Performance by Metheor and Ani Vaseva | with the participation of Leonid Yovchev and Katrin Metodieva
16 and 17 June
Atlantis is dedicated to Hoffmann - the author, the composer, the impossible character.
THE LIGHT BLUE WAGON
Performance-reading | part of New Stages Southeast and ProText #11
11 June 2022
Public program of the Center for Social Vision
april – june 2022
From April to June, Negotiation will include discussions, exhibition projects, workshops and lectures. The program is a collective action of the participants in the first phase of the Center for Social Vision.
The Library of Our Encounters
the library of our encounters 2
WORDS BETWEEN US, HANGING JUST SO
5 february – 31 march 2022
The second edition of The Library of Our Encounters, titled words between us, hanging just so, continues to explore the idea of the encounter as a space for reflection and transformation. The project combines the personal and the collective – and turns the encounter between people and ideas into a way to slow down and reconsider our surrounding reality.