Forbidden fruit: the exhibition "Lotophagi" in the Gallery Anna Nova

Forbidden fruit: the exhibition "Lotophagi" in the Gallery Anna Nova

Until the end of summer in the gallery Anna Nova is exposed to the experimental design of the German sculptor of Ukrainian origin Alyosha. "Biofutures", bioethical abolitionism, contemporary art – it's all here.

The exhibition confronts the viewer with the aesthetic, philosophical and scientific questions. According to Alyosha man justifies his existence by the creation of new, then he is like God. Create works of art similar to the creation of life, the activity of the painter is to compare the work of the biologist. The exhibition presents drawings, installations, sculpture, made in the direction of "biofutures". Installation of Alyosha's "grown" a coherent superposition of acrylic paint.

The title of the exhibition is inspired by the Greek myths of the people the Lotus-eaters, who ate the Lotus and found happiness and forgetfulness of the past.

Admission is free

Source: http://www.cityspb.ru/event-751971/0/