Krzysztof Kaczmar, Biała woda I, videoVideo realised for the purposes of the annual Project River, conducted by BWA Art Gallery in Bielsko-Biała (Poland).
In Polish a word “Biała” means white. So You may ask: whiteness of snow? virginal purity? or at least acceptable clearness? In that times, of golden era of textiles manufacturing and wool industry, synthetic prisms of local factories have been diffracting water into spectrum of filthy colors, polluting with various inks and substances. Nowadays the water maybe have lost a lot of its polychromatic spectacularity, but locals have definitely save it from loosing its trashy potential.