FORUM / Talks on Contemporary Photography
Friday, 1 June at 6 pm
Aftermath. Ljubljana: film screening and conversation with the artists
Cankarjev dom, Mala galerija (conference hall M1)
18.00: Film screening: Brotherhood and Unity by Marija Mojca Pungerčar
19.00: Discussion on different aspects of artistic confrontation to current social reality (from the perspective of Aftermath. Changing Cultural Landscape project)
Miha Colner / Borut Krajnc / Marija Mojca Pungerčar / Bojan Salaj
Through lectures, presentations and panel discussions two-day Forum is confronting opinions and experiences of number of experts with interdisciplinary background from the area of former Yugoslavia. This years’ forum is dedicated to the Aftermath project and therefore tendencies of engaged post-Yugoslavian contemporary photography.
This year’s Forum is focused to Aftermath. Changing Cultural Landscape international project that is dedicated an extensive investigation of the effect of large-scale social shifts on the image of the physical and mental environment, and thereby, also on the expression of a number of artists who work in the field of fine art photography. It will present different views and broader contexts of changing cultural landscape, reflected in the body of works of the artists active in the territory of the former Yugoslavia after its disintegration (1991–2011).