A Collaborative Cultural Clash To Tackle Social Issues In Romania
In Bucharest, community Art Centre laBOMBA recently brought together collective Rozalb de Mura for a focused project on urban situations of social confrontation, exploring the life of the local Gypsy community.
As anyone who’s ever been to Eastern Europe knows, it’s a separate world unto itself. Besides slowly crumbling communist architecture, it contains many socio-political remnants of its Soviet past. In many areas, it’s the institutionalized discrimination of the Roma or Gypsy population- which despite the many human rights gains of the past century and still relatively voiceless.