04.05.18 – 15.06.18

The Memory Appendix

THE MEMORY APPENDIX

‘Time…was by far the most artificial of all our inventions, and in being bound to the planet turning on its own axis was no less arbitrary than would be, say, a calculation based on the growth of trees or the duration required for a piece of limestone to disintegrate, quite apart from the fact that the solar day which we take as our guideline does not provide us any precise measurement, so that in order to reckon time we have to devise an imaginary […]’
W.G. Sebald ‘Austerlitz’

Each film in the exhibition The Memory Appendix deals with the relationship between time and memory. How we gather and interpret meaning through the memory of our experiences. As individuals, as partners, as a society. Each occurring in their own sense of time and therefore within their own truth. Yet this truth never becomes absolute, as the memory of certainty never seems final. It is always fluctuating and being appended. With stories, with doubt, with interpretation, with imagination.


WITH
Maija Blåfield, Emilio Moreno, Arthur Kleinjan, Bojan Fajfrić
 

OPENING
4 May 2018
17:00 – 19:00

EXHIBITION
5 May – 15 June 2018
Mon – Fri: 9:00 – 17:00

 

Image: Maija Blåfield, On Destruction and Preservation (2018), film still

 

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