Contributions by artists, curators and citizens from around the world explore formats and methods of soft power apart from the common strategies of culture, politics, and economy.
ZZ STUDIO is a nonprofit art space in the suburbs of Lyon, France, opening monthly shows despite a lack of visitors, and instead emphasizing the power of sharing skills.
The curatorial platform Ardesia Projects for contemporary photography was founded to oppose the competitive, expensive, and exclusionary structure photographers find themselves working in.
The Soft Power Palace festival stands for the need to strengthen European cultural exchange and methods of togetherness – between art, social practice, and activism.
A talk with Akademie Schloss Solitude director Elke aus dem Moore
»To configure the social placement of a person, imagine their distress and their ten minute walk home from a bus stop, is shadowy or nudity.«
»Have a good cry but also put it into words, please.«
In the work of visual artist Patrizia Bach, Walter Benjamin’s thoughts on writing history lead to drawings that mediate past and present.
What can art do for blockchain to begin unveiling such facts that decentralized software architectures as blockchain do not necessarily decentralize power?
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.