Katja Stuke & Oliver Sieber, artists
Fax from the Library ; Japanese Lesson ; You and Me: three projects, consisting of several parts incl. books, videos, exhibitions, websites, glossaries etc.
Fax from the Library (since 2013)
Fax from the Library, two one-channel-videos, 2015 each 6:37 min; 16:9; full HDFrax from the Library, Projektraum Fotografie Dortmund, 2015
Time and Sequence is something we are very interested in when thinking about photography and images. Moving images frequently appear
Alessandro Calandra, photobook addicted
As a photobbok addicted, web surfer and collector of beautiful spreads on his facebook account, Alessandro decided to answer just to our last question and to consider his facebook account as a project. As it is a link, we'll share also the books he suggested as links from different sources.
Thinking about Warburg's 'good neighborhood rule', what are the books that underpin your project?
Line–Gry Hørup, Results &am
Giulia Parlato, photographer
Collateral Histories, with Giovanna Petrocchi
Giulia Parlato’s practice focuses on staged photography, and revolves around history, myths, and objecthood. She studies the historical use of photography as a document of truth, specifically in its scientific and forensic uses, and attempts to challenge this language, by creating a new space in which fake histories take place. Looking at the fragility of historiography and at the idea of failed encounters, her practice undertake
Tarek Elhaik, Anthropologist and film/video curator
The Incurable – image. Curating Post Mexican Film and Media Arts, published by Edinburgh University Press 2016
From the 1990s onwards the ‘ethnographic turn in contemporary art’ has generated intense dialogues between anthropologists, artists and curators. While ethnography has been both generously and problematically re-appropriated by the art world, curation has seldom caught the conceptual attention of anthropologists. Based on two years of participant-observation in Mexico City, I address this lacuna by examining a&nb
Fw:Books (Hans Gremmen & Petra Stavast), publisher
Edges of the Experiment, published by FW:, 2015
Edges of the Experiment – The Making of the American Landscape investigates the idyllic notion of the American landscape, and shows which elements contribute to the iconic landscape, and at what cost they can be maintained. It describes the thin line between nature and civilization: how did the landscape evolve, and where are the interfaces between the organic and the artificial world, and do they fai