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history, home, identity, Intifada, language, politics, trauma, war
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Design and Crafts (ceramics, textiles)
Visual Arts (calligraphy, painting, text)
Written and spoken word (novel, poetry, prose)
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House of World Cultures

The Lebanese-American writer and artist Etel Adnan is a grande dame of Middle Eastern literature, a collector of worlds and languages. Having grown up in a Lebanon bridging Europe and the Arab world as the daughter of a Greek mother and a Syrian father, she moves easily among cultures and...

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deutsch
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Geschichte, Heim, Identität, Intifada, Krieg, Politik, Sprache, Trauma
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Kalligraphie, Malerei, Text)
Design & Kunstgewerbe (Keramik, Textilien)
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Dichtung, Prosa, Roman)

Die libanesisch-amerikanische Schriftstellerin und Künstlerin Etel Adnan ist eine Grande Dame der Nahost-Literatur, eine Welten- und Sprachensammlerin. Aufgewachsen in einem von westlichen und arabischen Einflüssen geprägten Libanon als Tochter einer griechischen Mutter und eines...

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Etel Adnan

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Nwankwo , Chinedu , Patrick
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anxiety, beauty, birth, conflict, ecology, peace
genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (carving)
Visual Arts (drawing, environmental art, installation art, mural painting, painting, portrait, printmaking, sculpture)
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Visiting Arts

Chris Afuba is a sculptor who worked as a self-taught artist for seven years following the end of the Nigerian civil war in 1970 before deciding to undertake formal training. Concentrating his skills on wood-carving at the beginning of his career, he produced ornaments and jewellery but his...

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Christopher (Chris) Afuba

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beauty, harmony, nature
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Design and Crafts (textiles)
Visual Arts (installation art)
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Visiting Arts

Machiko Agano was initially trained as a weaver, undertaking her education at the Kyoto City University of Arts in Japan. She now creates large installations using basic techniques and equipment and a wide range of materials. Her concern for the simplicity of her materials is contrasted to the...

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Design and Crafts (jewellery)
Visual Arts (painting, sculpture, wall picture)
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House of World Cultures

Georgina Beier was born in London in 1936 and left Britain for Nigeria in the late 1950s. In 1963, she established and conducted the annual Mbari Mbayo painting and printmaking workshop in Oshogbo, which became an influential local arts center. Beier has worked in all media but is best known as a...

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deutsch
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Bildhauerei, Malerei, Wandbild)
Design & Kunstgewerbe (Schmuck)

Georgina Beier wurde 1936 in London geboren, verließ Großbritannien in den späten fünfziger Jahren und zog nach Nigeria. 1963 initiierte sie den jährlichen Mbari Mbayo Workshop für Malerei und Druckgrafik in Oshogbo, den sie auch leitete. Beier arbeitet in allen...

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Neli Mitewa , Willy Prager , Mila Odajieva , Stefan Shtereff
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Design and Crafts (fashion)
Performing Arts (happening, installation, performance)
Visual Arts (installation art, performance)
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Intercult

Brain store project is the union of four interdisciplinary artists and their reach out for partnerships and collaborations with local and international colleagues. The possibilities for artistic output, means of artistic expression and performance practice are virtually endless. Understandably, all...

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 Brain Store Project

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modernity, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (graphic design)
Visual Arts (installation art)
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Visiting Arts

Alan Chan is an internationally renowned graphic designer. He works in corporate and brand identity design, packaging, product and interior design. He reinterprets eastern and western cultures in a unique style that juxtaposes nostalgia with the contemporary. He has recently ventured into the arena...

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Mahinda
crossroads:
Buddhism, flight, history, memory, war
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Design and Crafts (ceramics)
Visual Arts (sculpture, wall picture)
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Visiting Arts

Tissa De Alwis was born in 1956 in Pitakotte, Sri Lanka. He is a potter, ceramicist and modeller and lives and works in Colombo, Sri Lanka. His idiosyncratic miniature scenes created of plasticine and found materials draw on contemporary conflicts, imagined worlds and military history. He has...

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Boriana , Borjana
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body, death, gender, identity, marginalisation, modernity, pain, pop-culture, post modernity, revolution, technology, transformation, violence
genre (subgenre):
Design and Crafts (graphic design)
Film (author's film, short film, thriller, video)
Media Arts (digital arts, Internet, sound art)
Visual Arts (cartoon, comic, curating art, drawing, mural painting, painting, performance, photography, text, video art)
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Boryana Dragoeva received a classical training in art, graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts in Sofia, Bulgaria in 1997. Since then, however, she has become one of the most interesting young video artists in Bulgaria, engaged in creating innovative multimedia shows and internet presentations...

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Born in 1952, Tetsuo Fujimoto initially trained and practiced as a weaver for many years before deciding to experiment with freer forms of expression. He now creates wall hung machine embroidered textile panels in a painstaking process that is closer to the act of drawing. Layering stitch upon...

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beauty, nature, tradition, water
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Shihoko Fukumoto studied painting but discovered that the medium was not suited to her ideas or ways of working. She has now turned her artistic skills to making wall-hung works and installations using indigo dyed textiles instead. She combines the traditional Japanese craft with her own invented...

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