Chicks On Speed: Shoe Fuck!
7 September - 28 October 2007
Contemporary Art Centre (CAC), Vilnius www.cac.lt
Punk is still a movement! In the history of music it was the moment when women started to rock for themselves; a political female strategy was born which happens on the stage or in performances: Siouxsie & the Banshees, The Slits, Nina Hagen, and Martha and the Muffins, Chicks On Speed,... Chicks On Speed reprises the attitude of punk and combines it with strategies of 1960s women’s performance with a 21st century and late-capitalist twist for their largest-scale solo exhibition Shoe Fuck!. The exhibition shows their photography, slogans, fashion, music,... more culture >>>
fig.: Lagerfeld posing for the cover of the album Fashion Rules!, released 2002, by Chicks on Speed; photography by Karl Lagerfeld