BERLIN – Fifteen years of melody, fashion and art on or after multi-disciplinary provocateurs Chicks resting on Speed are making a get water on at Berlin’s Kunstraum Kreuzberg Bethanien.The show signs of “Cultural Workship Now!” combines videos, prints, substance with installations on or after the playful yet piercing feminist collective. A series of actions running Sept. 14-19, among titles including “The uncovered Performers Go Bollywood” with “Venus Goddess discoverer,” will feature performances, lectures, music along with parties beginning the Chicks and their army. Chicks resting on Speed was founded through three Munich art students within the late Nineties, with gained attention among its electro-clash music, has morphed into a solution collective so as to pushes against the organization without becoming distanced totally. “They really behave resting on the border, and are actually ironic,” remarked demonstrate curator Stéphane Bauer. “inside some ways it’s incredibly aggressive, except it’s also awfully delightful.”The assembly, which has collaborated by way of Jeremy Scott with Karl Lagerfeld, in addition has a vested notice in fashion. The Chicks resting on Speed E-shoe, created through Max Kibardin, was shabby by Kate Moss intended for a Mario Testino shoot, and is at present on display inside the Victoria & Albert Museum during London.
An installation inside the Chicks’ current demonstrate is devoted on the way to Voodoo Chanel – a project of originator Melissa Logan along with contributor Nadine Jessen sparked by graffiti marked within an Abidjan market of the associated ‘CC’ logo of Chanel completed of bones. Incorporated are a Voodoofesto so as to draws attention en route for the talismanic nature of logos as well as encourages manipulating the power stability by playing through the brand. Chicks happening Speed in fact sell shirts moreover bags amid the Voodoo Chanel logo, in addition to also give the image absent meant for open use. There’s been no comment beginning the big house yet, according just before Logan.
“I actually sought to offer them on the way to do a youth line – so as to Voodoo Chanel becomes wonderful hip, since we’re making Chanel cool by manufacture Voodoo Chanel!” she joked. “It’s commodified backwards,” supplementary contributing Chick Krõõt Juurak, “excluding we’re not straitlaced about it.” in its place, they’ll open a pop-up shop. The Chicks on rate exhibition runs awaiting Oct. 23.