3.2 - 27.5.2018

western union: small boats

aros aarhus art museum -- aros allé 2, 8000 aarhus, denmark

The English director and film artist Isaac Julien (b.1960) will kick off the exhibition series in the Focus Gallery in 2018. The exhibition presents Julien’s three-projection work Western Union: Small Boats from 2007 in surroundings that are totally blue. The work, which portrays people attempting to cross continents (notably the Mediterranean Sea separating Africa and Europe), has won countless awards and although made in 2007, the film addresses an issue that is highly pertinent in today’s world. Click here to learn more.