Our notion of nature is now out of date. Humanity forms nature. This is the core premise of the Anthropocene thesis, announcing a paradigm shift in the natural sciences as well as...
In 2013, for the fifth time, the Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, and the Stiftung Elementarteilchen, Hamburg, are awarding the International Literature Prize – Haus der...
What role does "speculative thought" play in the aesthetic realm? Is it possible to recast the dimension of the speculative in philosophy and theory based on concrete artistic...
C/O Berlin is moving to the west of the city and its Junior/Teens Program is stopping off at HKW until the fall.
The “Salon of Aesthetic Experiments” is dedicated to projects and approaches that engender a dialogue between the most diverse academic disciplines and artistic...
Exhibition | Conference
The exhibition and the conference The Whole Earth are dedicated to the story of the image of the “blue planet” which has become one of the most influential images in...
This project will develop film productions on questions and implications of the thesis of the Anthropocene.
The distinction between documentary and fictional approaches is increasingly blurring. Our viewing habits are outdated, new challenges demand new approaches.
The Pacific has been undergoing a reevaluation, and not just since Barack Obama declared this enormous region the new center of world power. But how is it to be grasped as...
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