burn(all)e/ 2009

utopia project/ utopia and youth/ rethymno/ crete
in collaboration with vassilis vlastaras

we present fragments of images and spoken words that have been activated outside the range of the official and typical media/ this material, though inevitably fragmentary, seeks to highlight and record up to a point the dynamic and the composition of the facts, the conflict of generations and communication media and codes, the deep sense of discontent of a dead- end situation, the critique of the consumer society and the strong anti-systemic attitude/ we have created a folder including a variety of written and photographic evidence from slogans on the walls, stencils, and banners to group announcements, building takeovers as well as individual interventions – comments, usually pseudonymous, blogs and websites/