‘Weronika Gęsicka: I remember my birth’ on view at the Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art

A grater, a funnel, a pot, a corkscrew... What we know is not what we remember. What we remember may have never happened. These are the suggestions of I remember my birth, the exhibition by Weronika Gęsicka, an artist fascinated by memory and its hidden mechanisms. Her latest works are shown at the Ujazdowski Centre for Contemporary Art until August 26. I remember my birth is the title of the exhibition by Weronika Gęsicka presented at the Project Room. It refers, among other things, to a common psychological phenomenon known as a false memory, where a person recalls something that did not happen. The claim in the title is obviously false—scientists have repeatedly shown that it is impossible to remember the moment of our birth. "Memory is a subject that can be analyzed from many perspectives," says Weronika Gęsicka. "It is not simply a record

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