Public Interventions


Turbine Festival: One City One Day
TATE Modern, London
July 2015

Commissioned by:

TATE Collectives


Catalina Pollak


A small factory of cushions. Cushions to SIT anywhere. Filled with shredded paper: Magazines, Journals and Newspapers. The public decides on the ‘content’. 1500 cushions were produced in a day. A total of 1200 kilos of shredded paper was used to stuff them.

The statistics where: 200K ECONOMY, 360K LEISURE, 340K ART, 300K POLITICS. See the ‘selection’ of possible infills.


Participants were invited to SIT @ TATE at 5pm.