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Born in Belgrade in 1946, Marina Abramoviç is one of the most important performance artists of our time. In her performances she tests social taboos and her body´s limits of endurance. For Marina Abromoviç the body is raw material for artistic, aesthetic and ethical practice. After...

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Gender, Gewalt, Grenzerfahrung, Sexualität
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Performing Arts (Performance)

Die 1946 in Belgrad geborene Marina Abramoviç ist eine der bedeutendsten Performance-Künstlerinnen unserer Zeit. Sie testet in ihren Kunstaktionen die Grenzen der Belastbarkeit des eigenen Körpers genauso aus wie gesellschaftliche Tabus. Der Körper ist für...

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The composer Clarence Barlow was born of English ancestry in 1945 in Calcutta in India, where he grew up as one of the English-speaking minority. He got to know more about western than about Indian musical culture, began playing the piano in 1949 and composing in 1957. From 1961-65 Barlow...

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Musik (Neue Musik)

Der Komponist Klarenz (eigentlich: Clarence) Barlow wurde 1945 in Kalkutta, Indien, geboren, wo er als Mitglieder der englischsprachigen und –stämmigen Minderheit aufwuchs. Trotz seines Geburtsortes wurde daher die westliche Kultur bestimmend für seinen musikalischen Werdegang. Schon...

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loneliness, modernity
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

Oscar van den Boogaard was born in Harderwijk, the Netherlands, in 1964. He grew up in the former Dutch colony of Surinam and in the Netherlands. After studying French and Law in Montpellier, Amsterdam, and Brussels, he embarked on a career as lawyer at an international law firm in Brussels. On his...

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Einsamkeit, Moderne
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Oscar van den Boogaard wurde 1964 in Harderwijk, Niederlande, geboren. Er wuchs in der ehemaligen holländischen Kolonie Surinam und in den Niederlanden auf. Nach dem Französisch- und Jura-Studium in Montpellier, Amsterdam und Brüssel begann er eine Laufbahn als Anwalt in einer...

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Performing Arts (education, performance, theatre)
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Viviane de Muynck is a sought after actress , director and guest lecturer. Her theatre courses and workshops are in high international demand and de Muynck works all over Europe.

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Viviane De Muynck

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Born in Angola in 1960 of Portuguese descent, Victor Gama is a composer, designer, sound artist and electronics engineer. He studied the kissange (Angolan thumb piano), the hungo (Angolan musical bow) and trained as a guitarist at the Lisbon Music Academy. He graduated in electronics engineering in...

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Victor Gama

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Musik (Funk, Jazz)
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„Samson“ Momodou Lamin Gassama aus Gambia war schon mit 19 Jahren einer der besten Trommler auf der afrikanischen Conga, der „Boogaraboo“. Seitdem hat er Streifzüge durch die unterschiedlichsten musikalischen Welten unternommen. Was ihn am stärksten fasziniert, sind alle Formen des Jazz....

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Ivan Grubanov was born in Belgrade in 1976 and graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Belgrade in painting. Since 2002 he has lived in Amsterdam, working at the Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten. Grubanov belongs to the young generation of Yugoslav and Serbian artists which grew up in a...

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Ivan Grubanov

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apartheid, democracy, everyday life, marginalisation, people, politics
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Visual Arts (photography)
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George Hallett began his career as a street photographer in Cape Town. In 1970, he left apartheid South Africa and moved to London, continuing to document the lives of ordinary people, including the Afro-Caribbean community in Birmingham, UK. He has also documented some of the key events in the...

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Jan Torpus (*1963) lives and works in Basel. From 1989–1993 he studied interior design at the Massana Art and Design College in Barcelona. During the following two years he worked with the architect Daniel Freixes in Barcelona in the fields of interior design, lightning design and exhibition...

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civilisation, communication, democracy, globalisation, humanity, interculturalism
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Written and spoken word (criticism, debate, essay, lectures, media debate, public speaking)
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It is easy to say that you understand the need for pluralism. What is important however is what you do with your opinion. Instead of using the word ´pluralism´, then, I would rather talk about ´interculturalism´, since this word implies an active strategy for increasing dialogue. Interculturalism...

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Dragan Klaic

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Apartheid, Identität, Medien
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Bildende Kunst (Collage, Installation, Videokunst, Zeichnung)
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Moshekwa Mokwena Langa, 1975 in der südafrikanischen Nordprovinz geboren, gehört zu den herausragenden Vertretern der jungen Künstlergeneration in Südafrika. Ästhetisch durch Fernsehen und MTV geprägt, lässt sich Langa nicht auf ein bestimmtes künstlerisches...

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crossroads:
apartheid, identity, media
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (collage, drawing, installation art, video art)

Moshekwa Mokwena Langa, born in 1975 in the Northern Province of South Africa, is an outstanding representative of South Africa’s young generation of artists in. Influenced in his aesthetics by television and MTV, Langa refuses to let himself be pinned down to a particular artistic medium. His...

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