Turin - Exhibition

Lala Meredith-Vula: Haystacks

Alberto Peola

03 Nov 201807 Dec 2018

“In August 1988, four days after appearing in the seminal Freeze exhibition with fellow students at Goldsmiths College of Art, Lala Meredith-Vula left London for the Albanian countryside, where she began to photograph haystacks. Asked, “Why haystacks?” she told me that in these agrarian forms she had found “the quintessential artwork.” And if she also wished to reconnect with her homeland—Meredith-Vula was born in Sarajevo, in the former Yugoslavia, in 1966—then such an abstract desire needed to be grounded in the earth. (…)” – text by Monika Szewczyk

  • Lala Meredith-Vula, Batush, from the series Haystacks (1989-ongoing), courtesy of Alberto Peola Arte ContemporaneaLala Meredith-Vula, Batush, from the series Haystacks (1989-ongoing), courtesy of Alberto Peola Arte Contemporanea

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Curators

Monika Szewczyk

Special Events

Destination: Turin
Where: Alberto Peola
Type: Opening

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon, sun

ESTABLISHED:
1989

OWNER/DIRECTOR:
Peola Alberto


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