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Inuit, tradition
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Music (throat-singing)
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House of World Cultures

Alacie Tullaugaq and Lucy Amarualik are amongst the most well-known singers of the Inuit. The two women from north Quebec have now demonstrated their skills at Katajjak throat singing in more than a dozen countries.

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Inuit, Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Kehlkopfgesang)

Alacie Tullaugaq und Lucy Amarualik sind zwei der talentiertesten Sängerinnen der Inuit. Ihre Kunst des Katajjak-Kehlkopfgesanges präsentierten die beiden Frauen aus dem nördlichen Quebec mittlerweile nicht nur in Kanada, sondern auch in den USA und verschiedenen europäischen...

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identity
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Music (general)
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Statement of the artist for the «Postcard Project» of the House of World Cultures ´Double/Multiple identity in music & life! I am a South Indian percussionist / composer / improviser / instrument builder who...

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Identität
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (allgemein)

KÜNSTLERSTATEMENT/ POSTKARTENPROJEKT DES HAUSES DER KULTUREN DER WELT 2007 „Doppelte/ multiple Identität in der Musik & im Leben! Ich bin ein südindischer Perkussionist/ Komponist/ Improvisator, der vor 25 Jahren nach Kanada eingewandert ist. Derzeit lebe ich auf vielen Ebenen...

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Ganesh Anandan

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Buseje Bailey
crossroads:
beauty, body
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography)
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The photographer Rose-Ann Marie Bailey was born in 1971 in Jamaica. In her works she expresses her fascination with light effects and the nature of beauty by concentrating on the structure and sensuality of the human skin.

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Körper, Schönheit
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Bildende Kunst (Fotografie)

Die Fotografin Rose-Ann Marie Bailey wurde 1971 auf Jamaika geboren. Sie ist fasziniert von Lichteffekten und erforscht in ihren Arbeiten das Wesen der Schönheit. Die Beschaffenheit und Sinnlichkeit der Haut sind ein häufiges Sujet ihrer Fotografien.

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anxiety, communication, ecology, everyday life, Hinduism, nature, people, spirituality
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Film (roadmovie)
Media Arts (Internet, video)
Performing Arts (education, general, performance)
Visual Arts (curating art, education, environmental art, text)
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Visiting Arts

Divya Bhatia is a versatile creative professional, with skills and experience in many arts disciplines. He lives and works in Mumbai as an Artistic Consultant and Theatre Producer. From 1983, he lived abroad for five years, studying in the UK and Canada. At present he is Joint Festival Director...

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identity, ritual, roots, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (theatre)
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Intercult

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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Luc Courchesne was born in 1952 in St-Léonard d’Aston, Québec. He studied at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax (Bachelor of Design in Communication), and at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge (Master of Science in Visual Studies). He began his...

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„Dervish of the modern world" was the headline of an article in a Turkish newspaper about Mercan Dede and his current project Secret Tribe. A pretty apt title for the work of this musician, DJ and producer who was born in Turkey and is now living in Montreal. He found his spiritual and musical...

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Mercan Dede

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Film (feature film, short film)
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Bahman Farmanara, born in 1942 in Tehran, initially studied at the London School of Music before going on to graduate in directing from the University of Southern California. He returned to Iran in 1966, working as a journalist for print, radio and TV, before making his first short film “Nouruz and...

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Film (Kurzfilm, Spielfilm)

Bahman Farmanara wurde 1942 in Teheran geboren. Er studierte an der Londoner School of Music and Dramatic Arts und am Film-Instutut der Southern California University. 1966 kehrte er nach Iran zurück und arbeitete bei Zeitungen, Radio- und Fernsehsendern. 1971 drehte er seinen ersten Kurzfilm...

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civil war, conflict, violence
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (novel)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Rawi Hage is a child of the war. The boy from Beirut was a mere eleven years old when the Lebanese civil war tore his country into a thousand moving fronts. Old enough to understand what was happening, yet too young to cope with it. As a young adult, he manages to take the leap from his torn...

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Bürgerkrieg, Gewalt, Konflikt
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Roman)

Rawi Hage ist ein Kriegskind. Als der Libanesische Bürgerkrieg sein Land in tausend bewegliche Fronten zerreißt, ist der Beiruter Junge gerade elf Jahre alt. Alt genug, um das Geschehen zu verstehen, aber zu jung, um es zu verarbeiten. Als junger Erwachsener schafft er den Sprung aus...

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Rawi Hage

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crossroads:
gay & lesbian, gender, human rights
genre (subgenre):
Film (documentary)
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Mary Jordan, of Albanian extraction and born in Canada, has lived all over the world and worked mostly in the field of film. Her work is mainly about human rights, and her first long film was an award-winning documentary about ‘Jack Smith and the Destruction of Atlantis’ (2006). In it she portrayed...

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Gender, Menschenrechte, schwul und lesbisch
Genre (Subgenres):
Film (Dokumentarfilm)

Mary Jordan, von albanischer Herkunft und in Kanada geboren, hat in allen Kontinenten gelebt und meist im Bereich des Films gearbeitet. Ihr Werk bezieht sich meist auf das Thema der Menschenrechte. Ihr 2006 entstandener erster langer, mehrfach preisgekrönter Dokumentarfilm „Jack Smith and the...

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Niki Karimi, 1971 in Teheran geboren, ist eine der herausragenden Schauspielerinnen Irans. Sie wirkte in rund 21 Filmen mit und konnte bei nationalen sowie internationalen Filmfestivals Preise als beste Schauspielerin erringen, zum Beispiel 1993 in San Sebastian und Nantes, 1999 in Taormina und...

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genre (subgenre):
Film (documentary)

Niki Karimi is one of Iran’s most talented and best-known screen actors. Born in 1971 in Tehran, she has appeared in around 21 films and has won Best Actress awards at both national and international film festivals, for example, in 1993 in San Sebastian and Nantes, 1999 in Taormina and just two...

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