They call her „Tito“ – In conversation with artist Selma Selman

"The most dangerous woman in the world" was in our city a couple days ago for the opening of her exhibition at Kunstraum Innsbruck: Selma Selman. We were there and we were impressed, not only by the exceptional and touching art works – most of them created on found metal objects –, but also by … They call her „Tito“ – In conversation with artist Selma Selman weiterlesen

“we are not separated by the sea, we are connected by it” – thoughts on decolonialization with SHIRAZ BAYJOO

When visiting a historical museum, an archive or an art collection, did you ever question the power structures behind the exhibited objects? – Who is collecting and what is made visible? What kind of history is narrated? Which parts might be missing? Currently, the contemporary art exhibition Archives of Resistance and Repair is on view at Neue Galerie … “we are not separated by the sea, we are connected by it” – thoughts on decolonialization with SHIRAZ BAYJOO weiterlesen

komPASS | Descend to Tallinn (or: visiting MIGUEL LIANSÓ, getting to know DOUGLAS CANDANO)

In July 2020 I met Miguel Llansó. His film Jesus Shows you The Way to the Highway was one of the highlights at last year's DIAMETRALE - Filmfestival für Experimentelles und Komisches in Innsbruck. I had the pleasure of doing an interview with him (see HERE). Following that delightful virtual conversation, we kept in touch. Somewhere along the line, … komPASS | Descend to Tallinn (or: visiting MIGUEL LIANSÓ, getting to know DOUGLAS CANDANO) weiterlesen

[bilingual] CRYSTAL CLEAR: eine Migrationsgeschichte auf Tirolerisch

Vergangene Woche eröffnete Kyungrim Lim Jang mit ihrem Projekt „Crystal Clear“ die diesjährige VORBRENNER-Veranstaltungsreihe im BRUX / Freies Theater Innsbruck. Die Besucher:innen erwartet eine experimentelle Soundinstallation, in der die Geschichte der Künstlerin Nita Tandon, die in den 70er Jahren von Indien nach Österreich migrierte, von der Tiroler Autorin Annemarie Regensburger im Dialekt erzählt wird. Festgeglaubte … [bilingual] CRYSTAL CLEAR: eine Migrationsgeschichte auf Tirolerisch weiterlesen

Jesus Shows You The Way To The Highway – Interview with Miguel Llansó

Jesus Shows You The Way To The Highway is Miguel Llansós second feature film. It was one of the highlights of this years DIAMETRALE - Filmfestival für Experimentelles und Komisches. We met the director online to talk about his absurd masterpiece. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkJ3ObHny6E All DT Gagano (Daniel Tadesse) wants is a normal life for him and … Jesus Shows You The Way To The Highway – Interview with Miguel Llansó weiterlesen