contemporary poetry n°3

Inbetween the exhibitions, the shutter of al_vista is occupied with Ardil Yalinkiliç’s Contemporary Poetry. These are poems the artist created using the limited vocabulary of Tinder profiles of men that he has collected.

11.09.- 25.10.2020
Opening: 10.09.2020, 6pm

FORECAST (your morning is as good as your mattress) challenges the methods of commercial rhetoric by appropriating and re-contextualising its semiotic material.The ambiguity of this language — with its pretence to communicate directly while simultaneously relying on a network of preconceptions, gender ideals and sexual desires — is fragmented by Jelena Vanoverbeek’s use of montage and juxtaposition.How do these models shape public ambitions and future imaginations?
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