Mall of Europe
Emma van der Put 2018
In a new series of video works Emma van der Put directs her camera towards the Brussels Expo area, where the World Exhibition of 1958 was held. Build as a stage for representing the ‘state of the world’, ideal ways of living and hopes for a prosperous future made possible by technology, were displayed here. Current plans for the ‘modernization’ of this area, which are ought to be completed in 2021, will add a new chapter to the thinking about the future.