So Close so Far project is led by the Associations for Culture “Alauda” and “Rec Movie”. It is a part of the international project “Testimony – Truth or Politics” promoted by the Center for Cultural Decontamination, Belgrade; The Ignorant Schoolmaster and his Committees, Belgrade; The Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade; in cooperation with Boem, Vienna, Austria; Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso Transeuropa (OBCT Transeuropa), Rovereto, Italy.
The aim of the project is to collect personal narratives elaborated by artists that have experienced the wars in Ex-Yugoslav countries, in order to create an on-line archive, giving a space to the alive experience of people. Testimonies will be elaborated in any artistic language such as video, poetry, theatre, performance, dance, writing ec
So Close so Far will be realised as a sound installation with collected materials that will be presented in a travelling exhibition in Autumn 2017 in Italy, Austria and Serbia. It will be presented with artworks from the other projects selected in Testimony – Truth or Politics. All testimonies and references of artists involved in the project through the web site: www.soclosesofar.org.