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Soap dissolves almost anything concrete.

14.04.2023 WASCHNACHT @ Zentralwäscherei ZH


Firstly, the visualization of care work networks that are often hidden from the eye of the consumer, and a bringing together of the two in dialectic manner, by letting the guests actively take part in the laundry process and presenting a former luxury service in a more democratic way.

Secondly, the social facet of washing together, performing leisure but also critical thoughts towards issues of re-use of waste, shared heritage in the form of domestic objects and the value of temporary uses in this interplay, often viewed as dirt to be swept away, rather than an opportunity towards a more circular urban landscape.

Developed by in:transcience, facilitated by architektura.

Events – 11.04.2023