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Making of Horizontalturm on YouTube

My colleague Magdalena Frey just released a wonderful short video about the making of the Horizontalturm on YouTube. Horizontalturm Lanzendorf, 2017 Regie, Kamera, Schnitt und Produktion: Magdalena Frey Assistenz: Heinz Cibulka Musikstücke: Norbert Math/ alienproductions

Article in Heritage Fashion magazine

Art historian Vu Huy Thong wrote about “immer ärger mit den großeltern” in the Vietnamese Heritage Fashion magazine. Taking into account the lack of regular art magazines, it is great to see this rather complex work discussed in a fashion magazine.

Presentations in Bergen

My colleague Sofia Sundberg and I will present the long-term park project Loggbok as an artistic document of Kiruna’s city transformation. Lecture on Wednesday, November 21, 2019 at 19:00 at Hordaland Kunstsenter, Klosteret 17, Bergen, Norway Lunch lecture on Thursday, November 22 at 12:00 at Bergen Arkitekthøgskole, Sandviksboder 59-61a, Bergen, Norway

Lecture and workshop at Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

Prof. Fan Lin invited me to give a public lecture followed by a workshop with the students at Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts in China. I will talk about durational approaches and present some public art projects, I was involved in. Lecture on Wednesday, October 09, 2019 at 19:30 and the workshop on Thursday, October 10,… Read more »

Beyond Repair

Under the title Beyond Repair, we are organizing a Summer School as part of the framework program of the German Pavillon at the Venice Biennale. Between June 12 and 28, 2019 students from the University of the Arts Bremen are coming together with students from Karlsruhe University of Arts and Design, Academy of Fine Arts… Read more »

New publication

The compilation of papers from the 2016 conference TransCultural Exchange at Boston University got finally published. My contribution “Transform/Translate: A Report on Asian Production Sites Used to Manufacture International Art” got peer-reviewed and appears now in proper English. International Opportunities in the Arts, edited by Mary Sherman, published at Vernon Press 2019

Visible – Invisible

I’m invited for the Expert’s section at Month of Art practice – MAP 2018 at Heritage Space in Hanoi, Vietnam and will give a lecture on Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 15:00. Month of Art Practice (MAP) is an annual art project by Heritage Space, initiated by Artist Tran Trong Vu, with an aim of… Read more »

Lecture at Silpakorn University, Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand has been the starting point for the research on production sites for contemporary art, realized together with students from the University of the Arts Bremen. I’m very happy to be able to present the research paper “Transform / Translate: A Report on Asian Production Sites Used to Manufacture International Art” at Silpakorn University…. Read more »

Further Thoughts on Earthy Materials

The two-part exhibition project Further Thoughts on Earthy Materials at the GAK Gesellschaft für Aktuelle Kunst Bremen and the Kunsthaus Hamburg asks what the underlying questions of the shift towards techniques and the material of ceramics in artistic production of the 21st century are. I will participate in the Hamburg part, together with: Suse Bauer, Katinka… Read more »

Farming Humanity in Japan

“I am farming humanity”, an interview with Lee Burns, retired engineer and one of the founders of the “Detroit Agriculture Network” will be screened in Japan as part of a program by artists gaehtgens.hirsch. This video was made by Annette Weisser and me in 2001 – still very nice and wise to look at. Screening August… Read more »