The Other Trans-Atlantic
"The Other Trans-Atlantic. Kinetic and Op Art in Eastern Europe and Latin America 1950s – 1970s" examines a brief yet historically significant moment in the post-war era during which artists from Eastern Europe and Latin America cultivated a shared enthusiasm for Kinetic and Op Art.
The exhibition presents works by more than 30 artists and artistic groups from both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, which provide evidence of common interests and intuitions. The exhibition also includes unique archival materials. An English-language collection of texts presented at The Other Transatlantic. Kinetic and Op art in Eastern Europe and Latin America, a conference organized in Warsaw in 2016, will be published on the occasion of the exhibition.
The exhibition and conference were organized by the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw in collaboration with the Garage Museum of Contemporary Art in Moscow.