With All We Got To Everyone – With The Government’s Money For Ourselves
( Med Allt Vi Har Åt Oss Alla – Med Statens Pengar Åt Oss Själva )
in collaboration with Andréas Brännström
19.03 – 01.04 2012 at Galleri Maskinen, Umeå, Sweden
In ecology, commensalism is a class of relationship between two organisms where one benefits without affecting the other.
Commensalism derives from the Latin cum mensa, meaning “sharing a table”.
– Open archive of found books, drawings, reclaimed food soup kitchen, studies and discussions.
The winter of 2012 we studied our relation to the prevailing socio-economic situation through discussion and practice. On the basis of autonomy, ecology and personal experience to a society in collapse, we formulated a paraeconomic maxim. For ten days the public was invited to participate in these studies.
During the project “MED ALLT VI HAR ÅT OSS ALLA – MED STATENS PENGAR ÅT OSS SJÄLVA” by Andréas Brännström and Matti Sumari at Galleri Maskinen, March 2012, the artists also invited various musicians to perform in the space. Here the band Djuriskt.