13 MAY (Saturday)

15.00 Kaunas Picture Gallery (Kauno paveikslų galerija)
K. Donelaičio str. 16
Exhibition opening: Exhibition “Big Industry” by communities’ platform “Small Stories”

Exhibition “Big Industry” by communities’ platform “Small Stories”

Exhibition with ironical name reveals the pathology of Soviet industry. 

The focus of the exhibition is on the textile factories prominent in 70's Kaunas, their production from colorful materials to artificial blood-vessels. Composer Artūras Bumšteinas has created sound installation inspired by "Great Medical Encyclopaedia", a collection of vinyls released in 1960 in Moscow. 

The co-authors of the exhibition are members of Petrašiūnai and "Girsta" choirs, together with local communities, museologists, artists. The opening will feature the Petrašiūnai community choir. 

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