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border, earth, ecology, humanity, oral tradition
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Music (classical music, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

Anando Gopal Das is one of the last representatives of the culture of the Bauls who for centuries have been wandering through the Bengali countryside, purveying mystical songs and dance as well as music on the ectara, a drum with a single string. Though Bauls are musicians they are first and...

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Ökologie, Erde, Grenze, Menschlichkeit, orale Tradition
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Musik (Baul-Musik, sakrale Musik)

Anando Gopal Das zählt zu den letzten Vertretern traditioneller Baul-Kultur. Die Bauls wandern seit Jahrhunderten durch das ländliche Bengalen und bieten ihre „Ware“ an: mystische Lieder, Tanz und Musik auf der Ektara, einer Trommel, die mit einer einzigen Saite bespannt ist. Ein Baul ist...

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earth, identity, memory, spirituality
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Visual Arts (drawing, installation art, painting)
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Hasan Hourani was born in Hebron in 1974. He attended the College of Fine Art in Baghdad, Iraq from 1993-97. In 2001, he studied at the Art Student´s League of New York and continued to live in the city for several years. His work has been exhibited in Palestine, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, South Korea,...

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beauty, earth, nature
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Design and Crafts (textiles)
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Harumi Isobe creates wall hung woven tapestries from linen, silk, cotton and lurex. Although she began her career as a textile designer for a fabric company, she decided later to train as a tapestry weaver. Tapestry is a relatively new medium for textile artists in Japan and it is perhaps for this...

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earth, ecology, nature, shamanism, spirituality
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Visual Arts (mural painting, painting)
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A visionary artist and traditional ‘vegetalista’, practising shamanic herbalism in his native country, Francisco Montes Shuña lives and works in the Peruvian Amazon. Working with his wife, the artist Yolanda Panduro Baneo, he has created a refuge for medicinal plants near the town of...

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Bonnie Chakraborty , Donan Murray , K.V. Balakrishnan
crossroads:
border, earth, ecology, humanity, oral tradition
genre (subgenre):
Music (Baul music, sacred music)
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House of World Cultures

The Indian band Oikyotaan (meaning harmony of a universal melody) has developed a style in which rhythms and melodies of Bengali folksongs, especially from the Baul tradition, are joined in modern arrangements for modern instruments. Oikyotaan is a gathering of musicians keen to exchange ideas and...

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Crossroads:
Ökologie, Erde, Grenze, Menschlichkeit, orale Tradition
Genre (Subgenres):
Musik (Baul-Musik, sakrale Musik)

Die indische Band Oikyotaan (zu deutsch: Harmonie einer universellen Melodie) hat einen Sound entwickelt, der Rhythmen und Melodien bengalischer Folksongs, insbesondere aus der Baul-Tradition mit zeitgenössischen Instrumenten und Arrangements verbindet. Oikyotaan versteht sich als Plattform,...

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Yolanda Panduro Baneo is a traditional artist from the Peruvian Amazon rainforest. A native Shipibo artist, she uses plants and natural pigments in creating works which present visionary images of the spirits, stories and medicinal properties of plants. She works with her husband, Francisco...

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Barefoot (Company name) , Lewcock (married name)
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beauty, earth, nature, people, writing
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Architecture (general)
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Barbara Sansoni is an artist, writer and designer. She founded Barefoot, a company of rural handweavers in Sri Lanka some thirty years ago and is the Chairperson and chief designer of Barefoot Pvt. Ltd. Her textile designs are characterised by their colours and simple rectilinear forms. Born in...

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children & youth, earth, emigration, interculturalism, mysticism, oral tradition
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Media Arts (radio arts)
Music (griot, sacred music, Wolof)
Performing Arts (children & youth, storytelling)
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Mamadou Sene´s life has not only been an incredible geographical journey, from Senegal, to Gambia to the Nordic Country of Sweden;but also a journey through much cultural variety and territory. Born in the nomadic tribe of Fulani in West Senegal , Mamadou´s music brought him to the...

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beauty, earth, memory, peace, time, transformation
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South African artist Jill Trappler was born in 1957 in Benoni and studied at the Johannesburg Art Foundation. A weaver by profession, she is known for her vivid abstract paintings, strong commitment to artists’ development and socially engaged arts projects. She was involved in founding and...

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Buddhism, earth, nature, taoism
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Visual Arts (woodcut)
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Zheng Shuang is a master of Chinese water-colour woodblock print, following such masters as Gu Yue, Li Hua and Huang Yougyu. As the niece of Pu Yi, the Last Emperor of China, Zheng Shuang has a unique background that has impacted greatly on her artistic direction and development. She lived through...

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