Slip of the Tongue
Olga Sankey – Alex Selenitsch - Agnieszka Golda
Art Exhibition previously on at Nexus Multicultural Arts in Adelaide precinct, South Australia, Australia. Published by Nexus on Wednesday 24 September 2008. Thursday 25 September 2008 to Friday 24 October 2008. Opening Wednesday 24 September 2008 Opening Thursday 25 September 6-8pm @ Nexus.
When English is a second language, as for these artists, inevitable slippages occur between languages. Old Stories accidentally become New Stories through the imperfect, yet transformative process of translation. Material effects of translation provide the metaphors: varying lengths of sentences, changed relationship of word and context, simplification and slight difference.