The Double is an immersive installation by Holly Childs & Gediminas Žygus (Hydrangea), commissioned by Easterndaze x Berlin 2021, and presented by Subtext Recordings. The Double is part of a fictitious quantum entangled network of European colonial gardens with which the artist duo is engaging.
This iteration of the work takes place on the twin islands of Bärenzwinger, formerly used to cage captive city bears, and engages with the history of Köllnischer Park, once owned by the Freemason lodge.
The Double will be presented to limited audiences as listening sessions on the evenings of
10, 11, 12 September 2021
The project by Holly Childs & Gediminas Žygus received support by the Lithuanian Culture Institute and is part of the annual program “Bricolage” initiated by the Bärenzwinger curatorial team.
Artwork & Design: Elod Janky
Press: Maria Orciuoli
The project was initiated by Easterndaze x Berlin and funded by Musikfonds e.V. by means of the Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media.