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children & youth, gender, poverty
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Film (action film, adaption, melodrama, political film, thriller)
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House of World Cultures

Born in Buenos Aires in Argentina in 1946, Hector Babenco spent several years as a young man in travelling round Europe, Africa and North America before settling in São Paulo in the early 70s. A self-taught film-maker, he planned his first films in the style of cinema novo but, due to the...

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Armut, Gender, Kinder
Genre (Subgenres):
Film (Action-Film, Literaturverfilmung, Melodrama, Politischer Film, Thriller)

Hector Babenco, 1946 in Buenos Aires, Argentinien, geboren, bereiste als junger Mann mehrere Jahre Europa, Afrika und Nordamerika, bevor er sich Anfang der siebziger Jahre in São Paulo niederließ. Seine ersten Produktionen im Stil des "cinema novo" konnte der Autodidakt wegen...

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Hector Babenco

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identity, ritual, roots, tradition
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Performing Arts (theatre)
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Luisa Calcumil has worked in theatre since 1975. She started as an actress, presenting twenty theatre performances and acting in five films of international importance and in various television programmes. Luisa says that Aimé Painé, the first renown Mapuche singer, has had a great...

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Roberto Amerise , Isabel Sciutto , Niclas Nyman , Törbjörn Righard , Mirella Pirskanen , Gonzalo Céspedes
crossroads:
emigration, exile, identity, multi-culturalism, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (folk, fusion, tango)
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Intercult

South American Music is a music of mixed styles and influences, a music based on strong tradition and at the same time undergoing constant change. Canto Sur performs Argentinian folkmusic as well as traditional music from other South American countries. Lately, Canto Sur has also been influenced...

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Music (new music)
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The Argentinian clarinettist and alt-saxaphonist Guillermo Gregorio was born in Buenos Aires in the 1940s in a musical family. Already as a teenager he took an active interest in jazz. From this experience and from his interest in Ornett Coleman and the early musique concrète, Gregorio...

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Phantasie, Transformation, Urbanität
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Neue Musik)

Der argentinische Klarinettist und Altsaxofonist Guillermo Gregorio wurde im Buenos Aires der Vierzigerjahre in eine musikalische Familie geboren. Schon als Jugendlicher beschäftigte er sich mit Jazz. Aus diesen Erfahrungen sowie seiner Auseinandersetzung mit Ornett Coleman und der frühen...

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Guillermo Gregorio

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birth, body, everyday life, gender, pain, sexuality, time, transformation
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (happening)
Visual Arts (body art, participation art)
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Visiting Arts

Brazilian artist, Laura Lima, is primarily concerned with the human body - often as part of a larger whole, whether connecting to or contradicting other objects. In her four major series (Flesh = Man/Flesh = Woman; Dimensional Tattoos; RhR; and Vivia21), the body performs metaphors of social...

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Laura Lima

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violence
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, painting, sculpture)
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Born in 1960 in Barranquilla in Columbia, Jorge Rodríguez-Aguilar is concerned in his works with the pop-culture of Columbia in particular and of Latin America in general. Stimulated by the rich aesthetic inventions of simple people, he develops remarkable artefacts like constructivist...

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Gewalt
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Bildende Kunst (Bildhauerei, Installation, Malerei)

Jorge Rodríguez-Aguilar, geboren 1960 im kolumbischen Barranquilla, setzt sich in seinem Werk, das vor allem aus Objekten und Installationen besteht, mit der populären Kultur Kolumbiens wie allgemein Lateinamerikas auseinander. Angeregt vom ästhetischen Erfindungsreichtum der...

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animistische Religionen, Christentum, Islam
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie)
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House of World Cultures

Statement des Künstlers für das Postkartenprojekt des Hauses der Kulturen der Welt 2007 „Bewegen wir uns auf einen Zusammenprall der Religionen zu? 11. September 2001, Kyzyl, Republic of Tuva in Siberia. Am Fernseher klebend stelle ich mir vor, wie Millionen gerade dasselbe tun,...

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animistic religions, Christianity, Islam
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Visual Arts (photography)

<b>Statement of the artist for the «Postcard Project» of the House of World Cultures</b> <span style="background-color:#D8FC04">"<b>Towards a Clash of Religions ?</b> September 11, 2001, Kyzyl, Republic of Tuva in</span> <span...

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civil war, conflict, homeland, humanity, migration, tradition, war
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (novel, short story)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

He was blown away, says Daniel Alarcón. It was incredibly exciting, kind of amazing. He found his name on the longlist of the International Literature Award of the House of World Cultures and the Stiftung Elementarteilchen along with thirteen others, including authors he has admired for...

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Bürgerkrieg, Heimat, Konflikt, Krieg, Menschlichkeit, Migration, Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Kurzgeschichte, Roman)

Einfach umgehauen hat es ihn, sagt Daniel Alarcón. Unglaublich aufregend sei es, irgendwie fantastisch. Auf der Longlist des Internationalen Literaturpreises vom Haus der Kulturen der Welt und der Stiftung Elementarteilchen fand er seinen Namen inmitten von 13 anderen wieder. Darunter...

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Daniel Alarcón

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perception, time, transformation
genre (subgenre):
Music (new music)
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Born in Belo Horizonte, the Brazilian pianist Paulo Sérgio Guimarães Álvares studied the piano under Caio Pagano at the University of São Paulo, where he also studied chamber music and new music. From 1985 he studied in Texas under Steven de Groote, gaining a masters...

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deutsch
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Transformation, Wahrnehmung, Zeit
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Neue Musik)

Der brasilianische Pianist Paulo Sérgio Guimarães Álvares wurde in Belo Horinzonte geboren. Er studierte Klavier an der Universität von São Paul bei Caio Pagano und daneben auch Kammermusik und Neue Musik. 1985 ging er nach Texas, um bei Steven de Groote zu...

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Transformation, Wahrnehmung, Zeit
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Musik (Neue Musik)
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House of World Cultures

Der brasilianische Pianist Paulo Sérgio Guimarães Álvares wurde in Belo Horinzonte geboren. Er studierte Klavier an der Universität von São Paul bei Caio Pagano und daneben auch Kammermusik und Neue Musik. 1985 ging er nach Texas, um bei Steven de Groote zu...

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English
crossroads:
perception, time, transformation
genre (subgenre):
Music (new music)

Born in Belo Horizonte, the Brazilian pianist Paulo Sérgio Guimarães Álvares studied the piano under Caio Pagano at the University of São Paulo, where he also studied chamber music and new music. From 1985 he studied in Texas under Steven de Groote, gaining a masters...

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