Brno House of Arts (Dům umění města Brna)

Tanja Boukal Do You Know That We Have Lost?

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  • House of Arts, Jaroslav Král Gallery
    Dominikánská 348
    Brno 60200

In her works Tanja Boukal explores themes such as struggle for work and survival or migration and the related social deprivation. The material she works in is threads, or textiles, that she makes using different techniques. The professionally mastered traditional craft of weaving and embroidery is augmented by Boukal’s sharp and empathic interest in human existence, such as when she embroiders photos from news reports on immigrants. The extremely difficult and time-consuming technique that Boukal chooses seems to emphasise the importance of the portrayed and to return a piece of human dignity to them.

When the event takes place

24 november 2021–6 march 2022

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House of Arts, Jaroslav Král Gallery
Dominikánská 348
Brno 60200

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