MagiC Carpets Landed in Aveiro – Festival Dos Canais
The international exhibit MagiC Carpets Landed is coming to Aveiro – Festival Dos Canais from 15th to 26th July 2022. After the final exhibition that opened Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022 the project is landing in Aveiro. The exhibit is showing the four-year project MagiC Carpets, co-financed by EU Creative Europe. This journey around Europe, with its gaze set on the future, actively involved young audiences and local communities in the fifteen partner countries.
This exhibition in Averio following the initial idea of transformation of bodies and the fluidity of creativity wants to focus on female artists. Warriors able to adapt to different and adverse circumstances, without sacrificing themselves. Women that are capable to transform situations, finding great strength in creating a cohesive and resilient network. which the subtitle is “We will leave our shape behind” (inspired by the Audre Lorde poem A woman speaks) gives the idea that we are passing a new period.