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“Plane Landing” 2008
Friday, 4 July 2008, 4am, Zurich Airport


All photos courtesy of and taken by the artist © Aleksandra Mir 2008

exhibition@airport - Aleksandra Mir

Posted by annie 2July 12:45 PM


Sunday, 6 July 2008, 10am (!Cancelled due to bad weather forecast for Sunday!)
Witness the public inflation of Aleksandra Mir’s “Plane Landing” on the spotter place in Oberglatt (the Parking area off the main road between Oberglatt and Bachenbülach).
Get directions here. Scroll down page with map and click on image with this caption “Züri-Unterland aus der Vogelperspektive”.

See you there!

artist@airport - Aleksandra Mir

Posted by annie 3June 10:23 AM


Aleksandra Mir *1967


What are your origins?
Russian Jew, Polish Catholic, Swedish Protestant

Officially, you are a citizen of which country?
Sweden and USA

Where are the places that you have lived for more than 6 months?
Lubin, Lund, Partille, New York, Warszawa, London, Palermo

Where do you live and work right now?

Is [the country you are living in now] your final destination? If not, then where else?
Yes, probably, I am very happy here

Name 3 changes you would like to see of Switzerland? (please answer even if you don’t live in Switzerland)
a. The Acid rain
b. The Erosion
c. The Ozon hole

If you are living elsewhere, name 3 changes you would like to see of that country you are living in now.
a. The Acid rain
b. The Erosion
c. The Ozon hole

What is your favourite recipe?
All food made with love