installation is a series of the mirror objects which are the exact replica of
anti-riot shield Витраж-АТ* in scale 1:1.
viewer sees their reflection in the mirror shields, they can identify
themselves as participant of the protests in opposition to the chain of the Special
performance at the opening of the project the viewer was acting as an artist.
They transformed the Витраж-АТ into Витраж** as piece of art throwing the stones
and smashing the shields.
broken mirror is probably the focus of more superstitions than any other
subject in the world is.
*Витраж-АТ - Russian OMON (SWAT) police anti-riot shockproof metal shield. This
shield is used for body protection against of hitting by stones, bottles, etc. It
is mostly used on the post-soviet area.
**Витраж - stained glass, monumental art, works created from the pieces of glass
each object is 90×50×6 cm,
glass, molding, metallized coating