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Create your public intervention – action with Charlie Todd and Improv Everywhere

THU⁄FRI, July 9th and 10th 09 Improv Everywhere is known for their Performances in New York and their movies on You Tube. … More under http:⁄⁄improveverywhere.com⁄. If you want to partecipate to their mobile action in cologne please contact christine.nippe@koelnischerkunstverein.de.

Perspective Drawing

Samstag, 11. November: public lecture des US-amerikanischen Künstlers Bradley Pitts  (18 Uhr, Aula, Filzengraben 2). Der US-Künstler Bradley Pitts präsentiert seine aktuellen Projekte, unter anderem seine Erfahrungen am Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in der Nähe von Moskau mit der Schwerelosigkeit. “Blind, taub und nackt ist der Weg der parabolischen Flugerfahrung”. Räumliche Symmetrien und Desorientierung sind […]

"A Cultural History of Surveillance" : working on a TimeLine

1608 The earliest known working telescopes appeared, credited to Hans Lippershey and Zacharias Janssen, spectacle-makers in Middelburg, and Jacob Metius. 1609 Galileo used a refracting telescope as an instrument to observe stars, planets or moons. The name telescope was coined for Galileo’s instrument by a mathematician, Giovanni Demisiani, in 1611. The name was derived from […]

When location makes it a felony

Unusual Sex Charges Against Man Dropped Felony Indecency Charges Dropped POSTED: 12:19 pm EDT April 1, 2008 UPDATED: 2:42 pm EDT April 1, 2008   BELLEVUE, Ohio — Felony indecency charges against a Bellevue man accused of lewd behavior on a deck behind his house have been dismissed, the Toledo Blade reported.Police said a neighbor […]

Check out Adam Rifkins new Film

http://cinevegas.bside.com Rifkin has done something unusual here, making his whole film as if it had been viewed from hidden surveillance cameras. The cameras are the kind we all know exist but forget about—nanny cams, public spaces, etc. The stories Rifkin weaves together are reminiscent of those in “Crash” or several Robert Altman movies. But the […]