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capitalism, consumerism, deconstruction, ecology, industrialisation, memory, pop-culture, Society, time
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, land art, object, photography, photomontage, video art)
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Intercult

Siri Hermansen´s work can be described as an ongoing artistic investigation where the deconstruction and dissecting of reality creates a contrast between the immediate visual observation and the conceptual significance of various objects. The fragments, collected from everyday life, that are...

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Siri Hermansen

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bureaucracy, capitalism, colonialism, human rights, identity, interculturalism, migration, post-colonialism, racism
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Performing Arts (performance)
Visual Arts (installation art)
Written and spoken word (criticism, debate, essay)
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House of World Cultures

Who said the first generation of ethnic Turkish immigrants was Turkish-German, the second German-Turkish? Going by that rule, Serhat Karakayali would be Turkish-German. He looks much younger than he does in photos, sports a casual two-day beard and has mischievous eyes. At first, he´s reserved. He...

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deutsch
Crossroads:
Bürokratie, Identität, Interkulturalismus, Kapitalismus, Kolonialismus, Menschenrechte, Migration, Postkolonialismus, Rassismus
Genre (Subgenres):
Bildende Kunst (Installation)
Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (Debatte, Essay, Kritik)
Performing Arts (Performance)

Wer hat noch behauptet, die erste türkischstämmige Einwanderergeneration sei türkisch-deutsch und die zweite deutsch-türkisch? Demnach ist Serhat Karakayali türkisch-deutsch. Er wirkt viel jünger als auf Fotos, trägt einen lässigen zwei-Tage Bart und hat...

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animals, capitalism, ecology, environment, industrialisation, technology, water
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Written and spoken word (criticism, public speaking)
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Intercult

Viktor Karamushka is an environmental expert from the Black Seas region. He is based in Ukraine where his work with the UNDP-GEF Black Sea Ecosystem Recovery Project (BSERP) engages specialists, communities and residents of the Black Sea coast and raises awareness of declining environmental...

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Viktor Karamushka

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body, capitalism, colonialism, history, humanity, identity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (collage, mixed media, painting)
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Visiting Arts

Lipi focusses on the human cost of the contemporary and past manoeuvrings of international governments and companies both in Bangladesh and elsewhere. She uses rhymes and stories from childhood that are born out the societies such as her own that have suffered at the hands of colonnialism and...

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Tayeba Begum Lipi

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Luo Brothers
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branding, capitalism, consumerism, emptiness, globalisation, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (painting)
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Visiting Arts

Luo Wei Dong is the eldest of three siblings who work collaboratively as the Luo Brothers. They produce carnivalesque lacquer paintings and ink wash scrolls that reflect the disorientating reality of contemporary Chinese society.

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body, capitalism, motion, philosophy, politics, translation
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House of World Cultures

"When you walk," according to an introduction to an interview with the Canadian philosopher Brain Massumi, "each step is the body’s movement against falling — each movement is felt in our potential for freedom as we move with the earth’s gravitational pull. When we navigate our way...

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Übersetzung, Körper, Kapitalismus, Philosophie, Politik

„Wenn Du gehst“, so beginnt die Einführung zu einem Interview mit dem kanadischen Philosophen Brian Massumi, „ist jeder Schritt eine Bewegung des Körpers gegen das Fallen – jede Bewegung ist gefühlt als mögliche Freiheit, gleichwohl bewegen wir uns im Einfluss der Gravitation...

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capitalism, everyday life, loneliness, longing, outsider, people
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography)
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Visiting Arts

Photographer Boris Mikhailov was born in 1938 in Kharkov and is recognised as one of the most important artists to have emerged from the former Soviet Union. He lives and works in Kharkov and Berlin. For over thirty years his photographs have explored the position of the individual, creating...

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anti-Semitism, borderline experience, capitalism, democracy, dictatorship, everyday life, family, history, holocaust, homeland, identity, industrialisation, language, marginalisation, memory, myth, oral tradition, people, perception, revolution, socialism
genre (subgenre):
Film (documentary, historical film, political film, video)
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Visiting Arts

Deimantas Narkevicius was born in 1964 in Lithuania and lives and works in Vilnius. He works in film and video taking a subjective and contemporary view of history. He has gained recognition at the highest level within the international art scene and represented his country at the 49th Venice...

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Deimantas Narkevicius

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apartheid, branding, bureaucracy, capitalism, censorship, civil war, communication, conflict, corruption, democracy, dictatorship, history, human rights, politics
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Visual Arts (caricature, cartoon, comic, drawing, graffiti, installation art, performance)
Written and spoken word (criticism, debate)
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Visiting Arts

Perjovschi uses cartoons and comic illustration to comment on and satirize current social and political issues. His works vary in form from low budget photocopied pamphlets for high circulation to large scale installations.

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Dan Perjovschi

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capitalism, colonialism, human rights, justice, love, politics, poverty, power, sexuality, Society
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Music (Calypso)
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Haus der Kulturen der Welt

Mighty Sparrow is one of the best-known calypso singers of all time. His contribution to the calypso genre, at times stagnating as mere tourist entertainment, was to return it to its origins as political and social commentary – his music gave a voice to the West Indian diaspora.

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other language:
deutsch
Crossroads:
Armut, Gerechtigkeit, Kapitalismus, Kolonialismus, Liebe, Macht, Menschenrechte, Politik, Sexualität
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Calypso)

Mighty Sparrow ist einer der bekanntesten Calypso-Sänger aller Zeiten. Sein Beitrag zum Calypso-Genre war es, die zeitweise zur reinen Touristenunterhaltung verkommene Kunstgattung zu ihren Ursprüngen als politischer und sozialer Kommentar zurückführen. Seine Musik gab der...

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 The Mighty Sparrow

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branding, capitalism, consumerism, modernity, tradition
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (photography)
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Visiting Arts

Qingsong Wang works in documentary, staged and scroll photography, computer generated images and sculpture. He focuses on the contradictions of contemporary Chinese social reality generated by the country’s rapid economic development and from western influence. Many of his works critique the...

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Qingsong Wang