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Dekonstruktion, Kommunikation, Sprache
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Installation)
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House of World Cultures

Der 1955 in China geborene und 1990 in die USA emigrierte Künstler Xu Bing bedient sich traditioneller Techniken wie der chinesischen Kalligraphie, um in die kommunikative Funktion der Sprache einzugreifen, sie zu verändern, aufzulösen oder gar zu zerstören. Durch die...

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communication, deconstruction, language
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art)

Born in 1955 in China, Xu Bing moved to the USA in 1990. He uses traditional techniques like calligraphy to make language less effective and thus to draw our attention to it as such. In effect he takes written words to pieces, to highlight their role in communication both within and between...

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Buddhism, pain, tradition
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Visual Arts (drawing, installation art, painting, sculpture)
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Montien Boonma was born in Bangkok, Thailand, in 1953, and received his BFA in Painting in 1978. He started exhibiting internationally in the late 1980s and became known as one the most important Thai artists of his generation. Although trained as a painter, Boonma became known for his sculptures...

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Alltag, Gender, Identität
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Malerei, Objektkunst, Videokunst)
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House of World Cultures

In ihren im Umfeld des Neomexicanismo der achtziger Jahre entstehenden figurativen, zum Teil mit Gegenständen kombinierten Gemälden nimmt Mónica Castillo Themen mexikanischer Tradition und Geschichte auf, die sie im Gewande klassischer europäischer Hochkunst, mexikanischer...

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everyday life, gender, identity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (object, painting, photography, video art)

In figurative pictures painted in the wake of the neo-Mexicanism of the 1980s and partly combined with objects, Mónica Costello took themes from Mexican tradition and history and presented them in the guise of classical European art, Mexican folk art and religious kitsch blended as parody....

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history, language, memory, violence
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, photography)
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Fariba Hajamadi, originally from Iran, studied at the California Institute of the Arts during the early 1980s, at a time when critiques of representation and the discourse of institutional critique were at their height. In her photographs and installations, Hajamadi engages with many systems of...

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Angst, Identität, Schönheit
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Videokunst)
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House of World Cultures

Ein rasanter ökonomischer, politischer und ideologischer Wandel hat sich in den vergangenen zwei Jahrzehnten in der Volksrepublik China vollzogen, auf den vor allem junge, westlich orientierte Künstler wie der 1966 in Peking/Beijing geborene Feng Mengbo reagieren. Er arbeitet seit den...

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crossroads:
beauty, birth, identity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography, video art)

Sweeping economic, political and ideological changes have taken place in the last couple of decades in the People's Republic of China – changes to which especially young, westernised artists like Feng Mengbo, born in 1966 in Beijing, are reacting. Feng Mengbo has been working since the early 90s...

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Feng Mengbo

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Gender, Islam, Moderne
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Videokunst)
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House of World Cultures

Kaum ein anderer Künstler des Irans ist gegen Ende der neunziger Jahre so schnell bekannt geworden wie die in New York lebende Shirin Neshat. In ihren Fotografien und Videos bearbeitet sie Gegensätze: zwischen westlicher und islamischer Kultur, Männern und Frauen, öffentlichen...

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gender, Islam, modernity
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Visual Arts (photography, video art)

Hardly any other Iranian artist won acclaim as quickly as Shirin Neshat at the end of the 90s. Born in Iran in 1957, she studied art at the University of California; and her fame rests on photographs and videos contrasting Islam and the West, men and women, constraints and desires, the public and...

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Film (documentary, video)
Visual Arts (photography, photomontage)
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Born in Luanda in 1951, Antonio Olé counts as being one of the most important artists in Angola. As an internationally acclaimed photographer and film-maker, he has created a rich panorama of his land´s recent history, and his works are to be seen in exhibitions, at festivals and at art...

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Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Fotomontage)
Film (Dokumentarfilm, Video)

Antonio Olé, 1951 in Luanda geboren, zählt zu den bedeutendsten Künstlern Angolas. Der international renommierte Fotograf und Filmemacher hat in zahlreichen Dokumentarfilmen und Fotoserien ein reiches Panorama der jüngeren Geschichte seines Landes geschaffen. Seine Werke sind...

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crossroads:
fire, nature, spirituality
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (sculpture)
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Shirley Paes Leme was born in 1956 in Cachoeira Dourada, Brazil, and studied art in Bela Horizonte, Brazil, and in the US. She has been exhibiting her work widely since the early 1980s. Mainly working as a sculptor with her signature twigs and tree branches, Paes Leme’s works combine a vaguely...

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Gewalt
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Bildhauerei, Installation, Malerei)
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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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crossroads:
violence
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, painting, sculpture)

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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