für bildende Kunst
“She’s so lucky, she’s a star” - Britney SpearsSaturday, 07 July 2018 — Sunday, 02 September 2018
Open: Daily 12-19h, Wed-Fri 12-20h
Language(s): German, English
Organized by: neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst
The approach of the project is to react to luck as a cultural myth that normalizes privilege. Masked as luck, white supremacy and patriarchy weave narratives that dull movements of resistance and perpetuate the status quo. While hard work leads to success, success, once realized, is disguised as lucky coincidence. Such aphorisms erase herstory in physical, digital, and spiritual spaces. Through exhibition, performance, and an event series, LUCKY invites queer cultural agents to unveil power structures shrouded in myth and illusion.
nGbK project group "COVEN":
Frances Breden, Shelly Etkin, Lorena Juan, Judy Landkammer, Louise Trueheart, Kiona Hagen Niehaus, Esther Roman, Harley Aussoleil