Minsk is a city of social utopia and happy dreams – an approach to a city’s vision.
The cultural anthropologist Mick Taussig and the artist Hélène Baril together in »The Sea Theater,« a play about the transformation of the sea and the re-enchantment of the world.
Philosopher Jason Read on the historicity of perception. »How can we transform the very perceptions that constitute us?«
»If modern cinema addresses our most intimate fears, Hollywood cinema, basically action movies, likes to terrify the spectator in order to release a maximum of emotions…«
»Why do we replace the concept of »self-reflection« with that of »second order observation?« A lecture by Hans Ulrich Gumbrecht.
»There are very few fields of expertise where software tools haven’t become the essential part of their craft and workflows.« A lecture by internet activist Marcell Mars.
A discussion with Maurizio Lazzarato, Brian Massumi, Peter Pál Pelbart, and Akseli Virtanen about power at the end of economy.
Ivana Ivković continues her exploration of the atlas, walking in circles, liminal space, and sound reverberating through bones.
With a series of posts, performing artist Ivana Ivković explores her fascination with cartography, navigation, and various notions of the atlas.
In the final post of her series, Ivana Ivković contemplates terrestrial and stellar echoes of loss.
»Novalis said that if we lose rhythm then we shall lose the world.« – Franck Christoph Yeznikian
»People are unable to welcome that place of contradiction, of paradox, of failure, of fall.« José Carlos Teixeira in conversation about his participatory project »The Fall.«
»If you do something with your heart, some good will come out.« –Indian writer Amandeep Sandhu in a portrait by Marte Kräher.
Danish artist Maj Hasager shows the seemingly invisible life of the Filipino migrant workers in Mussolini’s utopian »Third Rome.«
Louis-Philippe Scoufaras and Elisa Calosi asked pupils of the Maria Montessori primary school in Stuttgart: What should become of the Acropolis in Athens?
Film maker Philip Widmann is sometimes lost in translation working on his new project at the artist residency Villa Kamogawa, Japan.
»Don’t look at my works to find Cuba.« – Cuban painter Yorjander Capetillo Hernández in a portrait by Amandeep Sandhu.
Japanese artist Hanae Utamura opens up her Berlin studio, showing her work »Residue: Skin,« a multilayered landscape of sculpture-paintings and objects.
Video-artist Amy Siegel on »Quotes and Appropriation« in her work.
The »slow art« of Maj Hasager’s film project »We Will Meet in the Blind Spot.« In conversation with poet and critic Thom Donovan
Experience live moon smelling with artists Hagen Betzwieser and Sue Corke.
A talk about the counter-investment cooperative »Robin Hood,« presented within the framework of Akademie’s research topic »Chronicles of Work.«
»Six chronicles about an enigmatic place called Solitude« – A talk with Manuel Ferrari, director of the new Solitude film »Chronicles of Solitude,« and film maker Andreas Bolm.
At Solitude’s studio #20, the French artist duo Magali Daniaux & Cédric Pigot prepared an archaeological anomaly in Alaska.
»Being looked at, in a safe space, and by a woman with such poetic sensitivity, is a rare experience for most.«