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Nwankwo , Chinedu , Patrick
crossroads:
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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crossroads:
birth, body, borderline experience, death, existence, transformation, transgression, transition
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (dance / butoh)
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House of World Cultures

Like phantasms, white powdered dancers with shaved heads slowly unfurl their bodies on a disk. Their slow trancelike movements and expressionless features mesmerize the audience. They point at each other, laugh like Venetian masks, unfurl. At the same time, they point skyward as if making a...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Überschreitung, Geburt, Grenzerfahrung, Körper, Tod, Transformation, Umschwung
Genre (Subgenres):
Performing Arts (Tanz / Butoh)

Geisterhaft winden sich weißgepuderte und kahlgeschorene Tänzer auf einer Scheibe und saugen den Zuschauer mit ihren langsamen, fast zeitlosen Bewegungen und ihrer hohlen Mimik ein. Sie zeigen aufeinander, lachen wie venezianische Masken, winden sich. Dann deuten sie simultan wie in...

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Sankai Juku

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crossroads:
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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crossroads:
birth, body, democracy, everyday life, gender, humanity, modernity
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (dance, dance / choreography, docu-performance, theatre)
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DCCD

If their work is an act of rebellion, it is a quiet one. The company´s intelligent and engaging productions combine dance, video, stories, sets, and lighting to document routine and personal acts of life in modern China.

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 Living Dance Studio

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crossroads:
beauty, birth, identity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography, video art)
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House of World Cultures

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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other language:
deutsch
Crossroads:
Angst, Identität, Schönheit
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Fotografie, Videokunst)

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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Feng Mengbo

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crossroads:
birth, death, family, people, power, transformation, water
genre (subgenre):
Film (author's film, documentary, short film, video)
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Visiting Arts

Pedro Sena Nunes is a prolific and engaging film director, screen writer, producer and photographer. Based in his native Lisbon, his short films and documentary videos have gained him recognition and numerous awards in film festivals both nationally and around Europe. Portugal has been the...

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Ya-Ling Peng
crossroads:
birth, emigration, separation, women
genre (subgenre):
Performing Arts (mime, opera, theatre)
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Intercult

Ya-Ling Peng founded Uhan Shii Theatre Group in Taipei in 1995. The performances of the group of elders usually refer to real stories told in first person by their protagonists, mostly people who are not professional actors. Past performances have touched on mother-daughter relationships,...

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crossroads:
birth, body, nature, power, ritual
genre (subgenre):
Music (taiko)
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DCCD

Japanese taiko ensemble, Yamato, expresses the voice of the heart itself, when the 7 drummers deliver their magnificent show with an alarming pulse. The result of their efforts on the drums is impressive, when they dominate the scene for their strong visual performance. There is also more than a...

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 Yamato