4Spaces x Rushnyk Exhibition

Exhibition: Rushnyk - The Horrors of War

Museum: Documentation Center Flight, Expulsion, Reconciliation

Designer & Photographer: Caro Baumann

Project participants: Olena Shutovska & Ksenia Sobotovych

Briefing: Rushnyk is a decorative and ceremonial fabric. Typically crafted from linen or cotton, embodies intricate woven or embroidered patterns, symbols, and cryptograms from antiquity. Historically integral to sacred East Slavic rituals, it holds cultural significance.

Fabric: Special production carpet, hand-tufted, 100% New Zeeland wool