The conversation focuses on the role of extreme weather conditions and the vulnerability to weathering in Vajiko Chachkhiani’s work, especially in the piece Living Dog Among Dead Lions, which was presented at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017.
Keywords: Vajiko Chachkhiani; Artificial Rain; Destruction; Weather; Weathering; Rite (Dog Days); Living Dog Among Dead Lions; Heavy Metal Honey
Title
Life Never Stops Being Violent
Subtitle
A Conversation
Author(s)
Vajiko Chachkhiani
Claudia Peppel
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Description
The conversation focuses on the role of extreme weather conditions and the vulnerability to weathering in Vajiko Chachkhiani’s work, especially in the piece Living Dog Among Dead Lions, which was presented at the 57th Venice Biennale in 2017.
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Place
Berlin
Publisher
ICI Berlin Press
Date Issued
2020
Subject
Vajiko Chachkhiani
Artificial Rain
Destruction
Weather
Weathering
Rite (Dog Days)
Living Dog Among Dead Lions
Heavy Metal Honey
Rights
© by the authors
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Language
en-GB
short title
Life Never Stops
page start
289
page end
294
Source
Weathering: Ecologies of Exposure, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 17 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2020), pp. 289–94
Bibliographic Citation
Vajiko Chachkhiani and Claudia Peppel, ‘Life Never Stops Being Violent: A Conversation’, in Weathering: Ecologies of Exposure, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 17 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2020), pp. 289–94 <https://doi.org/10.37050/ci-17_14>

References

  • Burnham, Jack, ‘Hans Haacke — Wind and Water Sculpture’, in Art in the Land: A Critical Anthology of Environmental Art, ed. by Alan Sonfist (New York: Dutton, 1983), pp. 105–25
  • Kleine, Susanne, ‘Interior and Exterior Spaces’, in Vajiko Chachkhiani: Heavy Metal Honey, ed. by Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (Bonn: Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, 2018), pp. 33–43
  • Mostafavi, Mohsen, and David Leatherbarrow, On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time (Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 1993)
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Cite as: Vajiko Chachkhiani and Claudia Peppel, ‘Life Never Stops Being Violent: A Conversation’, in Weathering: Ecologies of Exposure, ed. by Christoph F. E. Holzhey and Arnd Wedemeyer, Cultural Inquiry, 17 (Berlin: ICI Berlin Press, 2020), pp. 289–94 <https://doi.org/10.37050/ci-17_14>