Studio of Socially Engaged Art “Rewiry”
It’s basic assumption is the belief that culture and art may become a mechanism for social change and have real impact on the lives of the residents of the city. The activity focuses on the presence of artists in disfavoured city areas.
Studio’s formula is based on inviting artists representing the widely understood critical art and, and confronting them with specific social problems. Artists work on the “map of city’s problems” point out to the areas affected by: exclusion, discrimination based on ethnic background, violence, intolerance, prostitution, poverty, gentrification.