günter hentschel: warten auf arbeit, 2014. Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/

Circles. The Labs

A discursive-performative panel series reflecting in six weekly open labs the meta-questions What is contemporary art aiming for? What do contemporary artists strive for? Which relevances of artistic work prevail in societies today?

thomas pruß, trametes. detail, 2009, cc-by sa 3.0

CLOUDS IN THE SHARK POOL

In an interactive media setting CLOUDS IN THE SHARK POOL reflects the role of the artist as a medium between the poles of cooperation and competition – an antagonism forming one of the main pillars of onholding scientific discussion. Where does the artist stand today?

tina muliar, in: no | promised rosegarden. photo: jan lauth, 2013

no | promised rose garden

Participation in an experiment with actionist seriousness, emery paper, twelve cobblestones, chalk for everybody, blue paper tissues and wine labels circling around the principally non-understandable …