Saturday, February 10, 2018
Time: 2–4 PM
× Tina Carlsson
× Ockie Basgül Dogan
× Mari Lagerquist
Release of Tina Carlsson’s book Ellerine sağlık, which revolves around the figure of mother, or anne in Turkish. With words and images, Carlsson illuminates the repetition and quiet of the everyday chores and shared family life of the home. Readings in Swedish and Turkish by Tina Carlsson and Ockie Basgül Dogan.
Mari Lagerquist presents her book Native Plants, Invasive Plants, which revolves around an herbarium in Cairo, a community garden in Gothenburg, and the question “Cannot a plant become native with time?”
Conversation between Tina Carlsson, Mari Lagerquist and Matilda Plöjel (Sailor Press) about the books, and subjects such as belonging, categorizations and their potential dissolving.
*This event is part of Sailing the seven seas – a collaboration with Sailor Press, who celebrates seven years of making and publishing art books, with an anniversary exhibition at KRETS (February 10 – March 11, 2018). Read more here.