CentrumCentrum was founded in 2014 in Szczecin by Łukasz
& Małgorzata Mazur. It is an institution, the smallest
collective based on affection. CentrumCentrum organizes events, exhibitions and
workshops to explore and experience communal bonds, relations between humans and non-humans,
forgotten objects and texts. Situated in the allotment garden, the institution
blurs the boundaries between art and life in order to practice social ecology.
activity of CentrumCentrum is focused on researching the
relationship of the former periphery and former centers of the world,
in the context of their economic and cultural dependence.
threads from the past into the present network of relations, also
activating non-human characters - unnoticed subjects and objects,
missed events - trying to strengthen their position in the contemporary
We publish, create a collection of objects and
situations, initiate discussions, conduct workshops, translate,
recycle, reconstruct, collaborate, take care of the soil and plants and collect
CentrumCentrum is a river. It has a memory of a river and it
is connected with all rivers of the world. CentrumCentrum is situated
in an assemblage of forces that create, destroy, care for, constantly
change, support, empathize, negotiate its position.
is a heretical institution for which the most important human measure is pleasure.
of CC presented at Bode Museum and Neues Museum
in Berlin Photo by Mathias Schormann
alternative way for financing its activities – The Capital of CentrumCentrum,
consists of 66 golden bars, made out of sprayed
order to boost the value of that artificial gold,
the capital had
been exhibited in prominent institutions – museums - Neues
Museum and Bode Museum in Berlin. Each person that works on behalf
is reimbursed with one golden bar.
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