Europe melting into America

Europe melting into America

Rédigé le 27/04/2019
A Pen 4 EU

by Calan (Brussels/Belgium), 10 years. Calan's artwork shows a futuristic scene in outer space where time and space have melted together into a new relation. [...]

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We see a white rectangular spaceshuttle which is about to fly over our planet earth. But the continents of Europe and America as we know them – devided by the Atlantic Ocean – have melted together into ONE SINGLE continent. In such a situation, the encounter of people in three dimensions – and not only via internet – would be easier to accomplish.

Calan’s work raises the question of how the understanding between the people would be affected if they were geographically united.

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During the creation of the sculpture: Calan (left) and the Berlin artist Roman Kroke, director of the workshop, are looking for artistic solutions to represent Calan’s ideas.

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