June 2008: Solidarity
This months Plotki looks for Solidarity and finds itself on demonstrations in Prague, on the streets of Solidarnosc and even gives a Pioneer’s word of honour.
Emptiness, silence, devastation and oblivion. Somehow there is a solidarity or maybe its consequences in here.
Ausfegen (Sweeping) – a series of installations using leftovers of banners, signs, flyers and pamphlets from public demonstrations.
A photo-essay about social links and solidarity in a provincial city of Ukraine
What I remember of Solidarity is a sentiment rather than words. Thinking back, I took her for granted as if a friend like her was the most natural thing in the world.
Abdullah rummages in Erzsi’s wardrobe, looking for a few new ways into her persona.
Solidarność has written 20th century history, but how long does inspiration last? An account of a trade union that once formed a political mass movement but might in run into irrelevance in modern Poland…
A photographic excursion with various groups of left-wing union-affiliated Jewish organisations and youth movements to Polish tourist destinations in the 1920s and 30’s.
Sour rye soup and tiny bicycles, immaculate gravestones and averted eyes, moonshine and collective kneeling, streets of Solidarity and ice cream – an Easter snapshot from an eastern Polish town.