Berlin

Pash Buzari

COMA - Centre for Opinions in Music and Art

Pash Buzari’s exhibition “Plan of the Planet” begins with an observation: “The future is passé.” Utopian visions, especially in politics, are also obsolete, although Buzari only alludes to their extinction with a proposal in the press release: “What about reinventing alternativity?” Through photographs and installations, the artist has considered the alternatives in science-fiction films and architecture. Both pursuits involve projecting the present into the future, albeit on vastly different scales. Where the sci-fi scriptwriter may imagine the world in a few centuries or more, the architect imagines a plot of land in a few years or less.

Buzari’s combination of the two practices may be a call to reinvent the concept of the future in a way that would fuse the long-term global vision of the sci-fi scenario with the short-term detail of the architectural blueprint. Never before did the planet

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