Nacho Cheese at Kling & Bang Gallery, Reykjavik 22.02.13 to 24.03.13. An exhibition by Anna Hrund Másdóttir and Hildigunner Birgirsdóttir.
sensitive inflections. attention to detail. the secret life of objects.discarded almost trash-like things (consumer products, small children’s toys, perfume packages, stickers, sticker wrapping) reclaimed and made important again. flashy, bought, used, discarded.coloured floors, no shoes, white socks. supreme hospitality. stevie wonder. drinks with twigs in. activating space. children rolling about on the floor.
Triangle. Basic shape.
Orange, blue. Basic colours.
Food, nutrition, aliment. Actually chips, which isn’t really food – but still, of course it’s real food. Made from all sorts of ingredients, some more manipulated by the human hand than others. All the additives are just as exciting, what are all those additives anyway? Probably something awful. I’m pretty sure we should be nervous about them, about what they’re doing to us. Yet we sometimes eat them. But then there’s also just corn. Tiny yellow round balls. ding, ding, ding…”
Written by Ingibjörg Sigurjónsdóttir.Full text can be found here at the Kling & Bang website.