ARCHIPELAGO (Kunsthalle Bratislava)

The exhibition shows a result of two years research, workshops and community artworks in Cova da Moura neighborhood in Lisbon and Tras di Munti village in Cabo Verde. These geographically distant locations are connected through same culture, through movement of people, through stories. Cova da Moura is one of the most known Capeverdian immigrant neighborhoods in Portugal.
Through large scale objects with participation of local community, traditional techniques such as ceramics, documentary movies ad photos, the exhibition is trying to portray this complex relation between locations, the hardship of people living in both of the places, but also the beauty of the place and it's people. read more...