Play for Display at Gallery Four (Gothenburg,Sweden) has been transformed into a gigantic jewellery box filled to the brim with adventurous art. Prepare to get physical with the unexpected, the hard-to-wear, the intimate and the breathtaking.
The exhibition is a part of GIBCA Extended, a satellite program in conjunction with Göteborg International Biennal for Contemporary Art.
The exhibition is curated by Sanna Svedestedt & Karin Roy Andersson / Diagonal. They selected 24 artists from 13 countries for the exhibition. The artists have their view on how their jewellery will affect the wearer. During the exhibition you will be encouraged to try on the pieces art pieces and explore what kind of feelings or associations the jewellery evokes.
Play for Display is presented in conjunction with the Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art, GIBCA as a part of the satellite program GIBCA Extended.
This year GIBCA has initiated a satellite program to include arenas and practitioners in the Contemporary Art field. The satellite program is called GIBCA Extended and will show artistic practices and productions inspired by the thematics for GIBCA 2013: Play! Recapturing the Radical Imagination.
Artists: Bas Bouman, Carole Deltenre, Cristina Dias, Danni Schwaag, Emelie Westerlund, Helena Sandström, Jana Graf, Karen Vanmol, Kellie Riggs, Lital Mendel, Linda Savineau, Madalina Stoica, María Carelli, Marina Zachou, Marion Delarue, Marlene Beyer, Masako Hamaguchi, Mia Maljojoki, Ria Lins, Ricarda Wolf, Sandra Tamborini, Sofia Björkman, Yang Ziyi, Zoe Robertson