DARE – programme of Documenting, Archiving, Revaluing and Exhibiting the art produced in Romania in 1945-1990
Research and exhibition programme
In 2015 PostModernism Museum has initiated 5-year programme of Documenting, Archiving, Revaluing and Exhibiting the art produced in Romania in 1945-1990, named DARE. The programme consists of a series of researches analyzing the relationship of Romanian artists to different political ideologies and social climates within the historic periods post-war and communist, 1946-1989.
Furthermore, the programme includes a series of researches, exhibitions and conferences aiming to historically and culturally reevaluate the phenomena of communism, in the light of the 30-year anniversary of 1989 Romanian Revolution in 2019.
So far, no private or public institution in Romania has assumed an initiative of research recovery of the cultural and artistic segments for this historic period of time.
Projects within the programme:
Before & After the cultural revolution in Romania:1971
From Political Propaganda to Baby Boom
Socialist Architecture in Bucharest
Minorities in visual culture – focus Romania
100 de ani de minorităti etnice în cultura vizuală din România
Nationalism și multiculturalism în cultura vizuală din România