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Janez Janša and Beyond

Poleti 2007 so si trije umetniki iz Slovenije uradno spremenili ime v »Janez Janša«. Nadeli so si ime takratnega predsednika vlade in Slovenske demokratske stranke in s tem dejanjem začeli raziskavo o imenu, ki je rezultirala v performansih, razstavah in dokumentarnem filmu.
»Kaj je ime«, vprašanje Shakespearove Julije, si za izhodišče jemljejo štirje ugledni evropski filozofi Robert Pfaller, Mladen Dolar, Jela Krečič in Slavoj Žižek, ki se v štirih esejih soočajo z implikacijami spremembe imena Janše, Janše in Janše. Desetletno umetniško delovanje in dogodki iz vsakdanjega življenja jim dajejo iztočnice za razpravo o simbolni moči imena, o tem, kako ime vpliva na subjekt in subjektivnost, in o tem, kako lahko poigravanje z imeni vodi v radikalno kritiko naše poznokapitalistične civilizacije. Knjiga je opremljena z izbranim slikovnim gradivom, ki dokumentira nekatera dela Janše, Janše in Janše.

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Janez Janša and Beyond

Edited by: Janez Janša, Janez Janša, Janez Janša
Texts: Mladen Dolar, Jela Krečič, Robert Pfaller, Slavoj Žižek

Proofreading: Philip Jan Nagel
Design and layout: Luka Umek

Photo credits: Dejan Habicht (pp. 62–63, 79), Gaja Repe (p. 65), Janez Janša (pp. 71–73), Manuel Vason (p. 74), Peter Rauch (p. 76), Rodrigo Digeon (p. 77), Tomo Jeseničnik (p. 78), Andrej Peunik (pp. 80–83).

Publisher: Aksioma – Institute for Contemporary Art, Ljubljana | www.aksioma.org
Ljubljana 2018
Published on the occasion of Janez Janša® | www.janezjansa.si/works/janezjansa-r
An exhibition by: Janez Janša, Janez Janša, Janez Janša
Curated by: Domenico Quaranta
+MSUM – Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova, Ljubljana
18 October 2017–18 February 2018

In the framework of State Machines | www.statemachines.eu

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.

Supported by: the Creative Europe programme of the European Union, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Slovenia and the Municipality of Ljubljana


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