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100 Years of Now

2015—2019

In its project 100 Years of Now, HKW is undertaking an analysis of the present time by linking back to historical utopias. In the face of a new world disorder in particular, it aims to explore its backgrounds to activate political imagination and aesthetic judgment.

To project

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Program guide Dangerous Conjunctures

With detailed program information and interview with Étienne Balibar and Immanuel Wallerstein by Manuela Bojadžijev

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Program guide Dangerous Conjunctures (German)

With detailed program information and interview with Étienne Balibar and Immanuel Wallerstein by Manuela Bojadžijev

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Program guide Staat 1–4

The Program Guide contains texts and images about the four productions, their main characters and contributions by Boris Buden and Bernd Scherer.

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Program guide Staat 1–4 (German)

The Program Guide contains texts and images about the four productions, their main characters and contributions by Boris Buden and Bernd Scherer.

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Program paper "1948 Unbound: Unleashing the technical present" (German)

Luis Campos: Die wuchernde Technosphäre, Sascha Pohflepp: Den Zufall annehmen, Kathryn Yusoff: Die Welt lässt sich nicht von Daten zähmen, Benjamin Steininger: Ein Füllhorn des 20. Jahrhunderts, Alexander R. Galloway: Das offene System entkontrollieren, Gerald Nestler: Die Entfesselung des Schwankens, Orit Halpern: Mehr als nur Überleben

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Program leaflet Why Are We Here Now?

Why Are We Here Now? 3 Weekends with Adania Shibli, Mohammad Al Attar, and Rabih Mroué Presentations, Performances, Lectures, Performances

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Program leaflet Why Are We Here Now? (German)

Why Are We Here Now? 3 Weekends with Adania Shibli, Mohammad Al Attar, and Rabih Mroué Presentations, Performances, Lectures, Performances

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Program paper "Now is the Time of Monsters" (German)

Boaventura de Sousa Santos: Was wird aus unseren National- staaten?, Cemil Aydin: Das verlorene Erbe der kosmopolitischen Großreiche, Slavenka Drakulić: Wahrheit und Gerechtigkeit, Antony T. Anghie: Das Maß der Zivilisation, Sandro Mezzadra: Kampfgebiet

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Publication: Nervous Systems | Table of contents and introduction

A Publication for the exhibition "NervousSystems". Editors: Anselm Franke, Stephanie Hankey, Marek Tuszynski