Self-Control

This project consists of oil paintings, video and installation. It was shown in gallery Ў in Minsk in October-November 2013. The topic of it is a self-regulation in modern societies that somehow correlates with those processes that could be noticed in Belarusian context. The images reflect on a media events of that time as well as on a related narratives from history or culture. The issues of biopolitics, self-exoticization and neocolonialism were engaged. Videos and installations framed the position of a common perception. One of the most important questions, that arose during the panel discussion that took place during the exhibition is Where is a place of Belarusian national identity in the modern globalized World?