Solvej Ovesen: No beginning

By presenting the bi-products and surface appearance of societal power relations Åhlander in a humorous way distances herself from them. She strips down her subject to minimal scenarios often framed by a vast landscape or architectural space that make mechanisms of organisation appear small and helpless. Åhlander seem to question the necessity of these structures for our being – whereas there is no question that we are necessary for their existence!

No beginning (pdf)