Looking at Susan Meiselas’s work »Kurdistan: In the Shadow of History,« Sophie-Charlotte Opitz explains how memory can »survive« by becoming a part of social life.
Writing about cultural artifacts needs new strategies of interpretation in a media-saturated world, as Enos Nyamor outlines in his essay.
Contemplating their experiences, two individuals connect through a visual exchange – an affirmation and replica of their interactions with their everyday lives.
Can we imagine a future in which humans won’t be the center anymore, but cockroaches play a major role in the ecosystem? This is exactly what the sci-fi-related project From Pest to Power proposes.
In a world where people are lonelier than ever, Jennifer Katanyoutanant builds a website for the millions of mukbang fans to have online dinners with one another.
Tiare Ribeaux fabricates an alternative present/near future – creating bioplastics, sharing those recipes, for creating speculative environments, and healing the earth.
What if the cephalopod served as a model species for humans? Miriam Simun explores how we overcome using high technology for human enhancement by training the body.
The project »All Cared for by Chains and Loops« by web resident Bassem Saad elaborates on the interrelation of Beirut’s garbage crisis and economies of waste and care.
Aykan Safoğlu reveals an intimate view on his work ziyaret/visit, an encounter with personalities buried at a West Berlin cemetery, in an attempt to sensitively deal with loss and transgression.