The New Alphabet

2019—2022

Is it possible to imagine an overabundance of multifarious fields of languages, knowledge production, and learning practices beyond one universal matrix? Can common reference points and collective action be enabled without monopolistic force? How can knowledge be both situated and globally relevant?

To project

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Field for Experimentation, Educational Center, Learning Factory? (German)

Schools, City and Society in the 1970s Federal Republic With Çiçek Bacık, Claudia Hummel, Ellen Thormann, moderated by Tom Holert German original version Discussion, Jun 17, 2021

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Episode 10: Florian Cramer, Felix Stalder | The White West: Whose Universal?

Florian Cramer and Felix Stalder in conversation with Ana Teixeira Pinto English original version Podcast

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Education Shock

Learning, Politics and Architecture in the 1960s and 1970s

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Episode 9: Barnor Hesse | The White West: Whose Universal?

Barnor Hesse in conversation with Ana Teixeira Pinto and Anselm Franke English original version Podcast

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Episode 8: Denise Ferreira da Silva | The White West: Whose Universal?

Denise Ferreira da Silva in conversation with Ana Teixeira Pinto English original version Podcast, April 2021

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Episode 7: Donna V. Jones | The White West: Whose Universal?

Donna V. Jones in conversation with Ana Teixeira Pinto and Anselm Franke English original version Podcast, April 2021

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Episode 6: Norman Ajari | The White West: Whose Universal?

Norman Ajari in conversation with Kader Attia English original version Podcast

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Room Converters (German)

Campus Hannah Höch with Die Stadtdenkerei German original version

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Concrete Isn’t Just Walls (German)

Carl-von-Ossietzky-Schule with Alexandre Decoupigny German original version

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Schoolroom Dreams (German)

Hans-Rosenthal-Grundschule with Branka Pavlović und Nezaket Ekici German original version

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Type Schools. Building Blocks (German)

Johann-Gottfried-Herder Gymnasium with Evgeny Khlebnikov German original version

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School Teaches Society (German)

Walter-Gropius-Schule mit Eva Hertzsch und Adam Page German original version

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A Kind of World War

A Film Essay by Anselm Franke & Erhard Schüttpelz English original version Premiere: Feb 23, 2021

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Episode 5: Olivier Marboeuf | The White West: Whose Universal?

Olivier Marboeuf in conversation with Kader Attia English original version Podcast, February 2021

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Ibaaku: Taalif, Tëgg ak N’guiss (Poetry, Sound and Vision)

Part of “New Alphabet School #Healing” Sound performance, Feb 6, 2021

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Our Songs, our Medicines

Part of “New Alphabet School #Healing” With Alessandra Pomarico, Esther Poppe, Yayra Sumah, Maya V. El Zanaty English original version Curators' introduction, Feb 4, 2021

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Lionel Manga: We Are Waves (French with English subtitles)

Part of “New Alphabet School #Healing” French original version with English subtitles Performative lecture, Feb 4, 2021

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Transatlantic Sounds: “What would you say if I told you that our Black history has been denied?” (Spanish, English)

Part of “New Alphabet School #Healing” Original version Performance ritual, Feb 4, 2021

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IMPLANTAT@school (German)

Thomas-Mann-Gymnasium with Maryna Markova and Thomas Wienands German original version