JUNCTIONS21: Until the Stone Take Us Into the Past
Lucy Ilado, Stefania Smolkina & Riyadhus Shalihin


This joint artistic research by Lucy Ilado, Stefania Smolkina and Riyadhus Shalihin is an investigation of specific landscapes loaded with history in three different regions: Old Fort in Zanzibar, Tanzania (East Africa), Textile manufacturers of Łódz in Poland (Europe), and a dialogue of traveler and colonial treasure in Indonesia (Southeast Asia). The project includes audio-visual research on the notion of the political landscapes with their ruins and ghosts. Looking from three different perspectives where the power took the shape of the landscape. Open up conversations covering the present and centuries back. Using various strategies to investigate and track how these three landscapes reflect the image of power in society related to the processes of transformations and violence.