Promises of the Past

Over the summer at the Centre Pompidou, The Promises of the Past, 1950-2010: A Discontinuous History of Art in the Former Eastern Europe had work by many artists including Sanja Iveković, Dimitrije Bašičević Mangelos, Július Koller, Alina Szapocznikow and Edward Krasiński.

“1000 Words: Monika Sosnowska talks about her exhibition design for The Promises of the Past” appeared in Artforum (May 2010). The catalog, published by JRP Ringier, includes contributions from Vit Havránek, Christine Macel, Joanna Mytkowska, Nataša Petrešin, Jan Verwoert, Igor Zabel, and Slavoj Zizek. A press packet (37-page PDF) is online.