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  • About home and being away. Fridge notes.

    1 March 2017

    Using statements of women who work in situations of temporary migration and examples from the mainstream media, we want to reflect on the intricacies of mainstream discourses on migration of women and the complexities of the experiences of women we have spoken to.We want to focus on the ambivalence of the migration experience, both as […]

    A definition of politics in a physical form

    video, 30’58” in the frame of the project Spatiu Expandat_ ZONA GRI, curator: Judit Balko and Cristina Bogdan, Bucharest, 2016. A materialized definition of the political Streets glowing in the late afternoon sun. Mothers pushing prams. People on their way to the corner shop. Teens on roller-blades. Passing fragments of mundane conversations. Everything so peaceful […]

    The nature from our apartment

    From left to right, from top to bottom: Epipremnum Pinnatum (Dragon Tail), Solanum Betaceum (Tamarillo), Syngonium Podophyllum, Kalanchoe-red/ orange, Begonia semperflorens-red, Aloe Vera, Ocimum Basilicum (Basil), Dracaena Marginata, Aglaonema Nebulosum, Tillandsia Cyanea, Phalaenopsis (Moth Orchid), Vriesea Splendens, Epipremnum Pinnatum (Dragon Tail), Geranium Sanguineum, Epiphyllum (Christmas Cactus), Begonia Semperflorens-pink, Gossypium (cotton seedlings: Nankeen, Erlene’s Green, Red […]

    Collective Collectivism

    Collective Collectivism: The Temporary Separatists & H.arta Group Collective as a way to deal with uncertainty and anxiety as long as while success is shared, failure is dispersed and dissipated among many. Collective as a way to embrace the unpredictable, as long as any work is a process of putting together, dividing, entangling and disentangling, […]

    Recipe for success

    Workshop in the frame of the project EVENING CLASSES II. The Curatorial: Between Education and Institution Building, Salonul de Proiecte, Bucharest. http://salonuldeproiecte.ro/la-seral-ii/grupul-h-arta/ How did you decide to become an artist? What were your hopes, expectations and motivations for being an artist? What can art be in the present global situation of extreme urgency, what could […]

    Hope

    24 January 2016

    Hope as anesthesia. Hope as a means of transporting urgency to an always postponed tomorrow. Hope that allows art and its entanglements with capital and power to look like it might have some force. Hope that portrays critique from within the system as efficient. Hope as language that incorporates rebellion and disobedience and transforms them […]

    Exploitation.Tradition

    Exploiting the tradition and the tradition of exploitation. The polyester fabric, hand sewn with black roses was part of a blouse used in a folkloric dance ensemble in Timisoara, in the eighties. Part of the employing of tradition for the purposes of national communism. Folklore exploited as a way of shaping national identity and of […]

    Trying to make a portret of a non-human person

    Incercare de portret al unei persoane non-umane Prima oara cand l-am vazut pe Souris, silueta lui scheletica se proiecta pe fundalul ruinelor industriei socialiste. Cel mai slab dintr-o haita de caini bolnavi, subnutriti si traumatizati care pazeau ce mai ramasese in punctul acela din combinatul Solventul. Solventul fusese in perioada socialista una dintre cele mai […]

    Am invins!/ We have won!

    Performance in the frame of the project Hot & cold. Revolution in the present tense, curated by Roxana Roxana Bedrule & Anna Harsanyi In December 2014, we participated in a project which proposed a discussion of the concept of revolution, and the ways in which the Revolution of 1989 is presented in official discourses as […]

    Green walnuts jam

    video, 04’33”, 2011 Concept, camera, editing : h.arta, Simona Homorodean, Levente Kozma in the frame of the project Waiting Spaces The film has as a background a place that is symbolic for an atmosphere of uncertainty and waiting. The images were shot on a former military training ground near the industrial platform Solventul. The platform […]