Little Warsaw

Jaali – Horizontal


  • Little Warsaw, Jaali – Horizontal, 2014


    29,3 x 96 x 5 cm

'Jaali' is the term for perforated stone or latticed screens with geometric patterns, which are used both in Indian architecture as well as in the Islamic architecture. In this work, Little Warsaw refer to construction details of the Városmajor Church in Budapest built 1932-33. The church in Hungary´s Bauhaus style was cast in concrete and combined elements of the Islamic and Indian architecture. Like in many of their artistic works, the artists reflect on the historical heritage.

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