Friday, June 12, 2009

Vogue


VOGUE
Opening: 18 June 2009, at 6 p.m.
18 June – 19 July 2009
Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art 
ul. Jaskolcza 1, Gdansk

Perversely – Vogue exposes eroticism and men’s fashion styles. Exhibition concentrates on the way fashion and attire create various visual and sexual identity of modern masculinity. Exhibition is inspired by the relation between contemporary art, fashion and sex expression. Intermingling of different concepts and ideas of beauty from the world of art, and fashion is one of features of contemporary visual culture. Artist invited to contribute in this project rise a subject of masculinity expressed through fashion system, using its attractive iconography and sensuality. Men’s fashion reflects political and ideological problems of our times, its conflicts and pleasures, which will be dressed in exciting attires/fetishes made by male and female artists.

Curator: Pawel Leszkowicz
Cooperation at Laznia CCA: Jola Woszczenko

Artists: Arkadius, Tomek Kawszyn, Tomek Kitlinski, Leszek Knaflewski, Zuza Krajewska & Bartek Wieczorek, Anna Nawrot, Oiko Petersen, Karol Radziszewski, Piotr Zyliński.

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