Artwork Details

  • Artist Slavs and Tatars
  • Title Friendship of Nations
  • Date 2011
  • Medium Installation, sculpture, objects, archival display
  • Credit Produced by Sharjah Art Foundation
Friendship of Nations Image


Beginning as an investigation into the apparently disparate events that bookend the twentieth and twenty-first century - the collapse of Communism and the Islamic Revolution in Iran - Friendship of Nations: Polish Shi'ite Showbiz traces unlikely points of convergence in Iran and Poland's economic, social, political, religious and cultural stories.


Friendship of Nations, 2011

Slavs and Tatars
Friendship of Nations, 2011
Installation, sculpture, objects, archival display, performance
Installation view
Sharjah Art Foundation
Photo by Alfredo Rubio


Friendship of Nations

Slavs and Tatars

The collective excavates stories and legacies, which are at risk of being forgotten and trodden under the guise of progress-cum-westernisation.