NON GRATA - CANCELLED due to west coast tour
Around the name NON GRATA there have been different hushes and shushes for a long time. Already from the point of view of death of conventionalization of art it has embodied the horrible and unwanted disembodiment of human person, from which the meaninglessness of nowadays art, is pouring out. For those, whose world of arts starts from the point, where the art world ends, NONGRATA has been a liberator, the orphic gap in the seemingly unalterable course, which however betrays us, it is a cure from incest. The main point of the group is ethical - it is the image of primitivism, impersonality and experimental creativity. The performances of the group take place according to the logic of avoiding codes. The presentations are physical texts, whose ways of orthography and reading are kept within limits of reaactions by the group members. Aesthetical and provocative challenges are represented in places, Where the Art World doesnï¿½t work.
NON GRATA is a Performance Group from Estonia. To the group belongs around 40 members mostly from Estonia, but also from Chile, Finland, Quebec, Germany, France, USA, Sweden. The main characteristics of the members are anonymity in group work, ignorance of local art world and mass media. Group has performed in Asia, South and North America, all around Europe with chaotic streetactions and long lasting "GHETTOMARATONS" - 14 days in the Cellar, 240 h Asylum, 336 h Experimental Space e.t.c.Non Grata Group