with essays by
Semuel Lala and Michael Zimmermann
Nils Amadeus Lange
August 26-September 19, 2020
Readings start 7 pm on Friday, August 26
Sitara Abuzar Ghaznawi lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland.
By investigating normalized notions of aesthetics, craft and folklore, shared knowledge and self-sustained economies, Sitara Abuzar Ghaznawi addresses classicist implications of taste and politics of aesthetics, questioning existing power-structures, her surroundings, and the narratives present in contemporary art.
Recent solo and group exhibitions: (2020) Fri-Art Kunsthalle, Fribourg; Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich; Cabaret Voltaire, Zurich; Alienze, Material Art Fair, Mexico City; (2019) Galerie Maria Bernheim, Zurich; Shoefrog, Vienna; Museum im Ballpark, Kriens; Luma Westbau schwarzescafé, Zurich; Édouard Montassut, Paris; LC Queisser, Tbilisi; (2018) NEST, Zurich; Les Urbaines, Espace Arlaud, among others.