Slavs and Tatars
42 x 30 cm
The publication is a reissue on the occasion of Slavs and Tatars’ exhibition Friendship of Nations: Polish sh’ite showbiz at KIOSK (10.12.2011 – 22.01.2012).
79.89.09. was published as part of Again, A Time Machine, a touring exhibition organised by Book Works, and accompanies Dear 1979, Meet 1989, a scenography of traditional vernacular Persian riverbeds with integrated rahle to display samples from Slavs and Tatars’ own library focused on the Iranian Revolution of 1979 and Poland’s Solidarność movement and Only Solidarity and Patience will secure our victory, a billboard on the façade of Eastside Projects that suggests the pace and methodical nature of Poland’s civil disobedience movement as a precedent and a gift, requisite of any friendship among nations, for the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Edition of 1,500 copies. Graphic design by James Langdon.