RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE: TWILIGHT LANGUAGE AT WHITWORTH ART GALLERY – SARA JASPAN

27 September, 2017 – Creative Tourist

Image: Raqs Media Collective, Re-run, 2013

Image: Raqs Media Collective, Re-run, 2013

“Twilight language is a polysemic language and communication system associated with Tantric traditions in Vajrayana Buddhism and Hinduism. Its texts are often written in a form that is incomprehensible to the uninitiated reader, as part of an esoteric tradition of initiation. The term connotes subtly, nuance and most of all, another, deeper way of understanding.

Twilight Language is also the title of the internationally acclaimed Raqs Media Collective’s first major UK exhibition, intended as a ‘lighthouse semaphore’ for all that is lost and found between errant longitudes, infected histories and contagious futures…”

RAQS MEDIA COLLECTIVE: TWILIGHT LANGUAGE AT WHITWORTH ART GALLERY – SARA JASPAN

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