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  • Gluklya, Red Yurt, 2021–22, bamboo, felt, 22' 11 5⁄8" × 10' 17 3⁄4" × 22' 11 5⁄8". Photo: Eva Broekema.

    Gluklya, Red Yurt, 2021–22, bamboo, felt, 22' 11 5⁄8" × 10' 17 3⁄4" × 22' 11 5⁄8". Photo: Eva Broekema.

    Gluklya

    Framer Framed

    Two yurts, a dome, and a stage: These four elements make up “To those who have no time to play,” a solo presentation by Gluklya (Natalia Pershina-Yakimanskaya), an artist based in Saint Petersburg and Amsterdam. Between these structures, a collection of figures stand facing the stage on which her play Antigone Update (2022) was performed during the opening and will be repeated once again this month. Their bodies are shaped from discarded formal dresses and rough canvas workers’ clothes; an eclectic series of sewing machines appear in place of their heads. Antigone Update was produced collaboratively

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