Tank Talk brochure for Pink Tank, produced for the exhibition Publicness, Institute of Contemporary Art, London, January 29–March 16, 2003.
Dimensions (sheet): 27.8 x 7.1 cm. Edition of 10,000.***
Aleksandra Mir was born in Lubin, Poland in 1967. Her Polish citizenship was revoked during the 1968 Polish political crisis; she holds dual Swedish-American citizenship instead. Her work deals with time, place, language, gender, identity, performativity, representation, transition, translation and transgression. She is known for her large-scale collaborative projects and for her anthropological methods, involving rigorous archival research, oral history and fieldwork. She has participated in more than 360 exhibitions worldwide, including at Tate Modern, London (2014), Tate Liverpool (2017), Whitney Museum of American Art (2014), Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (2007), MoMA, New York City (2012), YUZ Museum, Shanghai (2018), and Biennale di Venezia (2009).