Slip of the Tongue
Olga Sankey – Alex Selenitsch - Agnieszka Golda
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.