IF AT FIRST YOU DON'T SUCCEED, TRY, TRY AGAIN
2003. Installation: curtain with 7 photographic prints, 170 x 1400 cm, 9 fans, window caption

What happened over the last 25 years?
The Berlin Wall came down...
The Soviet Union crumbled...
The Space Lab came down...
harmlessly
A Mariner set foot on Mars...
The Internet has shrunk the world
But nothing...
nothing's really changed in the CAC bar... 
 
This text is taken from the promotional leaflet on a bottle of Red Knight whisky, while the installation title is a slogan found in a hotel room in an Indian city.
 
Having returned from a trip to India, Dainius Liskevicius transferred the characteristic cultural attributes of this distant “exotic” land to a Vilnius social context. He installed nine rotating fans in the ceiling of the CAC Café, hung a wall-long curtain with colourful Indian landscapes, and decorated the café’s window with a caption reading If at First You Don't Succeed, Try Try Again. The bar is one of those public urban spots where the visitor can embark on a journey…

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