A discourse into the relationship between the individual and the society, the self and the other, reconsidering European transpersonal identity and imaginary ideas.
An atlas of figures taken from the essay film Off-White Tulips by Aykan Safoğlu that retains the associative narrative the film offers, but also presents an independent reading.
Collecting amateur photographs, artist Patrizia Bach examines how images – fragments of time themselves – influence our perception of the past and the writing of history.
Read about an installation that adapts, transforms, and challenges complex concepts of traditions and rituals; home and neighborhood.
The videos »Saras« and »Raktchandra« by Indian artist Sahej Rahal show hollow plaster torsos of decaying object gods. Crumbling bits inside them nudge themselves outward, recalling animated figures from shlocky horror movies.
Bojan Krištofić reenvisions the monuments of ex-Yugoslavia’s National Liberation Movement, bringing them into dialogue with contemporary art in Croatia.
Artist Alienór Dauchez in conversation with Théo-Mario Coppola, curator/director of the Collezione Taurisano in Naples, on her project »Vast Enough for Search to Be in Vain«.
With a team of researchers, Grenoble-based artist Pauline de Chalendar developed a tool to draw in VR to overcome the limits of two-dimensional space.
When artist Vanja Babic and writer Zoltán Lesi met at Solitude it led to a cooperation between art and literature, reality and fiction, forest and trash.
How do you design a seat for the body of the future? Adam Gibbons interviews Tyler Coburn about his project »Ergonomic Futures«.
In an interview with curator Mirna Rul, Zagreb-based artist Ana Kovačić discusses change, transience, and the notion of home as recurring themes in her work.
A time-traveling talk on the transformation of The Secret Corner, a weather-dependant artwork by Johannes Cladders, the first jury chairman of Akademie Schloss Solitude.
Xinjun Zhang in a conversation about the influences of performance art in China and its role for his work dealing with the country's transition.
Artist Dima Hourani from Palestine investigates images, symbols, and icons, questioning the role they play in specific societies and exiled communities. A studio visit at Solitude
»It’s like being at a party and wondering how the other people got there.« What is »(no)action(no)space«? A talk with the artists, designers, researchers and engineers
»In historical perspective of art, copy is something completely senseless…« A sophisticated and humorous »Story on Copy« with Mondrian and Duchamp by curator Jelena Vesić
What makes attention valuable? Can bots be an audience? The answer might have something to do with cats. A talk with artist and architect Curtis Roth on his current project
»Ana Kovačić's exhibition is a gathering of previous gatherings. It is, ultimately, a meditation on space and time.« American writer Thomas Crowley on the Croatian artist's latest project
Georges Senga Assani’s work is about the issues of identity, heritage, and history. His new photography series deals with inheritance conflicts around homes in Brazil and DR Congo.
A talk with Greek artist Kostis Velonis about the stressful management of perfectionism, the complex German-Greek relation, the upcoming Documenta, and a repressed modernity.
Web resident Megan Snowe wants to make her work »messier, stickier, and gooier.« But the New York-based artist’s practice is paradoxically very deep.
»Where others see a living-room, I see a stage.« »Homemade Culture« is an interactive map for homemade arts and culture events worldwide by fellow Jean-Lorin Sterian.
An impressing piece of cultural history told through the fruitful relation between the European and Moroccan crafts of carpet making and it's important influences on modern art.
»Who, or what, is drawing when a pregnant woman draws?« asks scientist Gavin Steingo in his essay – accompanied by drawings artist Simone Rueß made while pregnant with her second son.
For the sculpture »Terminal«, Polish artist Karolina Halatek was inspired by stories of near-death experiences. Read the opening speech in German and English by Jean-Baptiste Joly, director of Akademie Schloss Solitude.