Opening Times

Exhibition:
Daily 12 - 19h
Thur- Sa 12 - 20 h


Upcoming Events

02nd Sep. 2014, 19.30h
Part of the Game
LECTURE Heinz Schütz: Politdesign

06th Sep. 2014, 19h
Part of the Game
Brandon LaBelle: Monument (to the Wild Imagination)

13th Sep. 2014, 15h
Part of the Game
Freee: Taking Sides

13th Sep. 2014, 14h
Part of the Game
LECTURE Angus Cameron: Fooling about in public

DESERTMED

A project about deserted islands of the Mediterranean


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27 Oktober – 2 Dezember 2012


Opening: 26 October, 19h 



Desertmed is an interdisciplinary research project. The “blind spots” on the European map serve as its subject matter: approximately 300 uninhabited islands in the Mediterranean Sea. A group of artists, architects, writers and theoreticians travelled to about 40 of the —often difficult to access— islands in search of clues, impartially cataloguing information that can be interpreted in multiple ways. The result is a pool of photographs, audio and video recordings,  presented along with further artistic contributions. They examine the myriad ways in which the individual islands are used and - accordingly - their significant political, economic, and historical interrelationships.


Artists: Fabian Bechtle, Bik van der Pol, Leon Kahane, Deborah Ligorio, Stefanos Tsivopoulos, Luca Vitone and the Desertmed Collective: Giulia Di Lenarda, Giuseppe Ielasi, Armin Linke, Amedeo Martegani, Renato Rinaldi, Giovanna Silva with contributions by: Elina Axioti, Giulia Bruno, Daniele Ansidei, Aristide Antonas, Antonia Dika, Laura Fiorio, Stefano Graziani, Franck Leibovici, Donato Ricci



Project Group: Fabian Bechtle, Wilfried Kuehn, Armin Linke, Marina Sorbello, Antje Weitzel