INVERTED REALITY The research and art production which I realized during my residency stay in Malta engaged in crucial issues relating to the transitory nature of migration and exile as a universal state of human condition in this day and age: the notion of inclusion and exclusion, borders, conflict […]Read more "VESSNA PERUNOVICH STATE OF FLUX: BRIEFLY MIGRATING TO THE ISLAND"
For the last few years Europe is struggling to contain a never-ending stream of refugees who are escaping wars and poverty and risking their lives on makeshift boats to cross Mediterranean Sea in a desperate attempt to reach safety of European countries. My residency stay in Zejtun, Malta gave me opportunity to explore how […]Read more "Božo (Boja) Vasić MALTA – TRANSITORY DESTINATION"
Ideas are intersubjective. My subjective position is? DELAM TO, KAR DRUGI HOČEJO. Ne morem pasti z zidu.mp3: Migrants work for others in order to feed themselves. Ezad.mp3: Since they are elsewhere their work is alienated as much as possible. Cigarette is good for nervous.mp3: WALLS ARE DANGEROUS!!! Walls are dangerous!!!.mp3:Read more "Other people’s work determinates how I work"
Malta overviewRead more "Malta Soundmap by Udo Noll"
Borders: The Mediterranean Sea, walls and a dream. A dreamlike landscape, the border as the horizon. A sea like movement. A landscape of the wall thickness, and so on…Read more "Border Horizon"
Malta, few notes on: stones holes walls endless curved lines of hand build walls, drilled, carved, cut out lime stone, myriad of now days small valleys is left behind, artificial holes shaping the landscape height of a wall transcends human height layers, sediments, slowly eroding, from solid to porous, from blocks to holes, until strong […]Read more "Transmigration#Malta, by OR poiesis"
Cartographies, …drawing lines, dividing spaces, setting borders, lines, divisions and borders, space-borders and time-borders, Landscapes… natural borders, personal borders, political, social, cultural… borders. Imaginary lines, margins, edges, perimeters, frontiers. All borders, old ones, new ones. Building borders. Also doors, gates, windows, fences, …and names. In or out? Entrance or exit? Them or us? Here or […]Read more "Borders, by Ale de la Puente"
Malta, April 2017 MIGRANTS …residents, common visitors, frequent migrants, rare and irregular visitors very common migrants, Common migrants, very scarce visitors, vagrants, common passage migrants, very rare visitors, rares, frequent visitors, scarce but annual visitors, …summer visitors frequent visitors and rare breeders, common winter visitors, very common winter visitors, frequent residents, migrants, formerly common residents […]Read more "Migrants…, by Ale de la Puente"
Today, 5 selected artists have started their 7-days residence in Zejtun, Malta. The first residency will take place from the 1st to the 9th of April 2017. Hosting institution is FOPSIM, Foundation for the Promotion of Social Inclusion in Malta, a Maltese partner of Risk Change project. KIBLA’s touring residency is involving five artists: Ale de la Puente, Mexico Petra […]Read more "RC Touring Production started in Zejtun, Malta"