Elena Bajo (Madrid, 1976) is participating in the major exhibition “Trust” curated by Belgian Sonia Dermience, that will take place in all 5 major contemporary art centres in Copenhage: Den Frie Centre of Contemporary Art, GL STRAND, Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen Contemporary Art Centre and Overgaden.
The exhibition “Trust” is about the belief in collectivity and trust between people. The exhibition addresses the premises on which art and the art world operate today, as well as focusing on the relationship between the individual artist and the art institution. Curator Sonia Dermience, who as part of her curatorial strategy has given the five art venues temporary names to challenge their usual profiles. For the duration of the exhibition, each of the five art venues has a symbolic name referring to their role and history.
Elena Bajo will be showing her new body of work at the Kunsthal Charlottenborg, which, under the name The Palace, presents works that collect, order and process material from the world around us using aesthetic registers. All 5 venues will be gathering the work of over 50 international artists.
28 August and runs until 25 October 2015.
Kongens Nytorv 1
1050 Copenhagen K