Essential language skills for artists – summer intensive course

The course focuses on practical writing and speaking skills in the art context. Participants will learn the language by using it. Course content includes: Writing an artist’s CV / résumé, bio, artist statement and cover letter Job, course, scholarship, exhibition, etc. application interviews Presentation skill: describing and analysing artwork Duration Two weeks, weekly four days […]

Aspects of Memory an EU4ART course

We recently launched a joint course within the framework of the EU4ART Project. Our common starting point is the complex concept of memory and how public spaces preserve these different modes of remembrance. The course aims to map the various theoretical and practice-related issues inherent to the topic, investigate new, transgressive possibilities through the students’ […]

#9 Experimental Video and Collective Art Practice in Congo

Online lecture with Eléonore Hellio, Democratic Republic of Congo | Material Method Meaning – Online Series Contemporary art practice in the Democratic Republic of Congo is not really in the focus of the globalized art scene. Nevertheless, a vibrating art scene and fascinating artistic collaboration projects can be found there. Eléonore Hellio lives and works […]

#7 In Art We Trust – Polish Version 2020

Online Lecture with Joanna Kiliszek (PL) | Material Method Meaning – Online Series The same mistake should not be made twice. In 2019, after four years of destruction of civil society and culture, Polish society elected a nationalist-conservative government for the second time.  It is difficult to specify an area where the balance of four […]

#5 What can art do? Empirical investigations into the depth, scope, and implications of our shared art experiences

Online lecture series Material Method Meaning #5 with Matthew Pelowski (AUT). Join the event via Zoom | Thursday 19.11.2020 | 5 pm (Rome, Budapest, Dresden = 6 pm Riga time). Registration: baumhauer.eu4art@hfbk-dresden.de Despite the millennia-old appreciation and anecdotal documentation of the power and nuanced nature of art experiences, actual empirical scientific investigations of how we […]

#4 Tomorrow We Inherit the Earth – Textile Art Practice, Gender and Revolution

Online lecture series Material Method Meaning #4 with Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (PAK/USA). Join the event via Zoom | Thursday 05.11.2020 | 5 pm (Rome, Budapest, Dresden = 6 pm Riga time). Registration: baumhauer.eu4art@hfbk-dresden.de Zoom-Meeting beitretenhttps://zoom.us/j/96189799546?pwd=R3RhQUN4OEdVa3FOc3Q0WS9yMEluZz09 Meeting-ID: 961 8979 9546Kenncode: 6Qpj3U Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (b. Damascus, 1990) is a visual artist, performer and curator. Bhutto’s work […]

#3 Acting in Extended Field. The Art of the Civil Society

Online Lecture Series Material Method Meaning #3 with Alexander Koch. Join the event via Zoom Thursday 29.10.2020 from 5 to 6.30 pm. Registration: baumhauer.eu4art@hfbk-dresden.de. Alexander Koch: Acting in the Extended Field. The Art of the Civil society. When artists receive commissions from citizens, a new relationship between art and society becomes possible. Within the New […]