Telemama’s Solemn Event is a concert-like performance. Its appearance and content sublimate few elements of school performances from the socialistic era, in which the author have participated during her childhood years with many of her fellow-schoolmates. Within that relatively conservative mise-en-scene she sings her own songs, played on ukulele. Their main subject is the ongoing authoritarian political picture in Macedonia and the individual’s position in it.
Dragana Zarevska (1985) is a visual artist working with storytelling and performance.Worked in artistic residencies in AIR Krems (Austria), SITE (Stockholm), Trafo (Budapest), Ausland (Berlin), Les Laboratoires d’Aubervilliers (Paris), Kultura Promjene (Zagreb), BUDA Kortrijk (Belgium), WorkspaceBrussels (Brussels) among others. She was one of the awarded artists by ResArtis at the BJCEM (Biennial of Young Artists from Europe and the Mediterranean) in 2009. She has solo and group exhibitions in Macedonia (OGS, MSU, CK, Aкто, etc) , Serbia (Remont Gallery, Elektrika gallery), Sarajevo (Turkish Cultural Centrе), Ljubljana (SKUC), Berlin (BarProjektraum) etc. Together Jasna Dimitrovska they are working as the performance duo Ephemerki since 2011.