Manifesta purposely strives to keep its distance from what are often seen as the dominant centres of artistic production, instead seeking fresh and fertile terrain for the mapping of a new cultural topography.

Ann-Sofi Sidén, US/SE

Video installation at Casino Luxembourg

American Swedish artist Ann-Sofi Sidén filmed a series of performances in a hotel of Luxembourg, a venue in which private and public spheres emerge. By depicting the inner-workings of a hotel on surveillance monitors, human experience was shown as unbiased reality.