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April 17, 2019

Establishing State: Shadows and Reflection | Una Walker at Flax Art Studios, Belfast

18/04/2019 – 20/04/2019 – All Day
Flax Art Studios, Havelock House, Ormeau Road, Belfast
Opening: Thursday 18Th April 2019, 17.00 – 20.00 Continuing Fri 19th and Sat 20th, 12.00 – 16.00 The result of a year’s research, Establishing State: Shadows and Reflection, explores themes of nation-building and the production of national identity. While the initial stimulus for this work was archival research into the establishment of Northern Ireland as a political entity, the aim is to position this event within the wider geopolitical framework of emerging small states in the aftermath of world war one. These small countries, such as Armenia, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Finland, had developed a sense of unique identity with…
Establishing State: Shadows and Reflection | Una Walker at Flax Art Studios, Belfast