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Festival Focus – Part One

Festival Focus – Part One

Posted October 7th, 2013

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We would like to thank everyone who helped make the first edition of the ikono On Air Festival such a great success: all the artists, curators and art institutions who cooperated with us, our broadcasting partners in Berlin and abroad, and our wonderful audience who… Read More

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Sophia Al Maria and Fatima Al Qadiri – How Can I Resist U

Sophia Al Maria and Fatima Al Qadiri – How Can I Resist U

Posted September 25th, 2013

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Sophia Al Maria is an artist, writer and filmmaker hailing from Qatar and the USA. Al Maria studied comparative literature at the American University of Cairo, and aural and visual cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London. Al Maria’s work has been exhibited at the Gwangju… Read More

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Pierce Warnecke – Video for Ricardo Donoso

Pierce Warnecke – Video for Ricardo Donoso

Posted September 4th, 2013

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Pierce Warnecke is a sound and video artist currently residing in Berlin. He graduated from Berklee College of Music in 2007 and in 2013 completed his Meisterschüler studies at Universität der Kunst, Kunst und Medien. In addition to artistic works, he co-curates Emitter Micro Festival… Read More

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Andréas Lang – The haunting of New Xork Times Square

Andréas Lang – The haunting of New Xork Times Square

Posted September 4th, 2013

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Andréas Lang was born in Zweibrücken/Palatinat. From 1983-85 he was the drummer in the „Nasse Hunde“ punk band, 1985-91 he worked as an assistant to international photographers. 1991-01 he worked in Paris as a freelance photographer. Since 1995 he has devoted himself increasingly to his… Read More

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On Air: Rui Calçada Bastos

On Air: Rui Calçada Bastos

Posted September 4th, 2013

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Rui Calçada Bastos was born in Lisbon in 1971. He did his studies in Painting at the school of FIne Arts of Oporto and Lisbon. After beeing in Paris at the Cité international des Arts artist residence, he moved to Berlin in 2002 with a… Read More

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Birthe Blauth – Heidiland / Trapped / Guarded Parking Marrakesh

Birthe Blauth – Heidiland / Trapped / Guarded Parking Marrakesh

Posted September 4th, 2013

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The conceptual work of German video artist Birthe Blauth looks at the individual and explores the contingent relationship between the single and the space. Blauth’s art is extremely meditative and limpid, but close scrutiny lets the viewer grasp the true complexity of its message. Her… Read More

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Beth Derbyshire; Ulrike Haage – Arctic Study 3 – After Barnett Newman

Beth Derbyshire; Ulrike Haage – Arctic Study 3 – After Barnett Newman

Posted September 4th, 2013

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Beth Derbyshire is a multi-disciplinary visual artist working in innovative ways in the public realm, embracing subjects such as war, remembrance, nationality and environment. Beth has delivered a wide rage of public art projects over the last 16 years working with many different communities, such… Read More

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Kaj Aune – Hjertets (Spring of the Heart)

Kaj Aune – Hjertets (Spring of the Heart)

Posted September 4th, 2013

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Kaj Aune (b.1978) is working with sound-based, videos, performances and installations. He studied Composition at the music conservatory in Denmark between 2001 and 2005. Kaj Aune had a working scholarship from The Danish art foundation in 2007, 2008 and 2009. He became famous for his… Read More

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OIL SPILL – THE HUMAN UEBERFLUSS by Jo Blankenburg; Andy Fox

OIL SPILL – THE HUMAN UEBERFLUSS by Jo Blankenburg; Andy Fox

Posted September 4th, 2013

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“What it must be like for the birds which become soaked in mineral oil and perish on the beach.” It’s only a few months since the latest oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico in the early summer of 2010, but it seems virtually forgotten…. Read More