Microstoria


Microstoria, synonymous with microhistories, refers to the small and seemingly insignificant stories, myths and folklore that punctuate and call into question the grand narratives that constitute our mutual understandings of history, nationalism and cultural traditions. Yet how to presented here excavates and elaborates upon selected anomalies; shining a light on individuals circumstances, pictures, and events that otherwise pass unnoticed. 

 

May 28 - July 25, 2011. Talbot Rice Gallery, Edinburgh

 

Exhibiting artists: Mathieu Kleyebe Abonnenc, Libia Castro & Olafur Olafsson, Oliver Laric, Sean Lynch, Rachel McLean, Alexandre Singh, Helene Sommer, Kristoffer Svenberg.

Oliver Laric. Microstoria, 2011
Oliver Laric. Microstoria, 2011

Helene Sommer, Microstoria. 2011
Helene Sommer, Microstoria. 2011

Momus, Un-reliable Tour Guide Event
Momus, Un-reliable Tour Guide Event

Oliver Laric. Microstoria, 2011
Oliver Laric. Microstoria, 2011

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