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animals, consumerism, ecology, environment, technology, transformation
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Intercult

"My wife likes to call me a polar researcher...she thinks that makes me sound more sexy than a population ecologist." Ronny Aanes works at the Norwegian Polar Institute (NPI), in Tromsö, Norway. As a population ecologist his major expertise is to understand the mechanisms...

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environment, eroticism, ethics, politics
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Written and spoken word (general)
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International Festival of Literature Berlin (ilb)

The youngest of five brothers, Homero Aridjis was born in 1940, in the village of Contepec, Michoacán, Mexico, to a Mexican mother and a Greek father. He began writing at the age of 11, after surviving an accident which nearly cost him his life. At age of 19 he won a fellowship from the...

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Erotik, Ethik, Politik, Umwelt
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Geschriebenes & gesprochenes Wort (allgemein)

Homero Aridjis wurde 1940 in Contepec / Michoacán, Mexiko, geboren. Schon als Jugendlicher begann er zu schreiben und zu veröffentlichen. An der Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) in Mexiko-Stadt studierte er Philosophie und Literatur, gründete die...

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children & youth, civilisation, communication, environment, everyday life, exclusion, family, interdisciplinarity, living, outsider, Participation, people, subculture, youth
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Media Arts (general, multi media installation, sms, video)
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SELDA ASAL was born in Izmir, Turkey. She studied music and arts and is currently based in Istanbul. Asal is a new media artist whose work reflects her observations and participation of everyday life. She is a creator of communities that serve as a platform for expression, dialogue and interaction.

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Selda Asal

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animals, borderline experience, censorship, corruption, deconstruction, environment, religion, violence
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Visual Arts (environmental art, installation art, painting)
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Visiting Arts

Latvian artist, Mikelis Fisers, was born in Riga in 1970 where he lives and works. Prominent among the younger generation of Latvian artists, Fisers is robust and unequivocal in his visceral engagement with controversial social and political issues. Painting is a central aspect to his work which...

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conflict, environment, peace
genre (subgenre):
Music (composition)
Visual Arts (installation art)
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Visiting Arts

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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deconstruction, dictatorship, environment, modernity, politics, poverty, urbanity
genre (subgenre):
Media Arts (video)
Visual Arts (installation art, photography)
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Garaicoa works in installation, new media and photography. He uses architectural forms to illustrate the disintegration of political ideals both in a sociological sense and in it´s physical manifestation.

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Carlos Garaicoa

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death, environment, power
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (installation art, mixed media, painting, video art)
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Shadi Habib Allah, born in 1977 and based in East Jerusalem, has a mixed media practice that encompasses oil painting, installation and video. In describing his recent artistic concerns he says; “ In the last two years my work has dealt with issues related to the human condition in our present...

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environment, Society, urbanity
genre (subgenre):
Visual Arts (curating art, drawing, video art)
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James Hutchinson’s practice involves both curatorial and artistic strategies to explore the processes of art production and its support structures. He has recently set up The Salford Restoration Office with his collaborator Lesley Young to commission and produce ‘seemingly anomalous art projects’...

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James Hutchinson

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animals, capitalism, ecology, environment, industrialisation, technology, water
genre (subgenre):
Written and spoken word (criticism, public speaking)
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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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Esther Simpson , Paul Long , David Parkin , Steve Gibbs - Watch This Space
crossroads:
civilisation, communication, contrast, diversity, environment, Humour, interdisciplinarity, people, post modernity, site specific, technology, youth
genre (subgenre):
Media Arts (multi media installation, sound art, webcasting)
Music (Art music)
Performing Arts (interactive performance, video performance)
Visual Arts (installation art, video art)
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It takes a grand dose of humour and playfulness for UK based performance group to call themselves by a French slang description of a Parisian working person’s life – metro, boulot (work) and dodo (a dimminutive for sleep).

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