lecture

Visiting artist Kerstin Ergenzinger

11:30 h room2 Wednesday June 6 2018 Visiting sound and space artist Kerstin Ergenzinger will present her work on June 6th at 11:30h in room2. In the new “Navigating Noise”, “Acts of Orientation” and other works, Kerstin Ergenzinger plays with the sonic as a cultural formatting of sound and more. She’s sonic and holistic and full of […]

Medienkatastrophe: Dirk Baecker – die Kunst der nächsten Gesellschaft

Dirk Baecker on media revolutions and the one we’re currently in. What does it mean for art and the arts when machines start to take part in the communication between humans? What does it mean if you can begin to observe something akin to communication between machines? As a sociologist, he has written extensively on the subject. See […]

Simon Denny: Tech and Distributed Governance?

the 2nd  Medienkatastrophe-lecture of the summer term Simon Denny: Tech and Distributed Governance? lecture in English From the rise of blockchain (the distributed ledger behind Bitcoin) to the development of management methodology ‘Holacracy’ at Zappos in Las Vegas and the intelligence agencies of the UK, the lecture will map some of the technology industry’s disruptive […]

Guest lecture: Nils Zurawski

“The omnipresent gaze? Surveillance between visibility and the management of norms.” Guest lecture by Dr. Nils Zurawski Institut für kriminologische Sozialforschung at Uni Hamburg, founder of the Surveillance Studies network www.surveillance-studies.org Wednesday, 13 January 2016 Surveillant Architectures Group room 2, Filzengraben 2a KHM Cologne Upcoming conference in Barcelona: http://www.surveillance-studies.net/?p=1162

Guest speaker on Nov 11 : Tobias Flessenkemper

Wednesday, 11 November 2015, 10h30-12h00 “The European border regime in South Eastern Europe – between collapse and resurrection” Tobias Flessenkemper, Senior Associate Researcher Centre international de formation européenne (CIFE) – European Institute, Nice/Berlin/Istanbul Tobias Flessenkemper is working on the issue of external and internal security policies of the European Union with a focus on South […]

Around the World Conference 2014 on Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age

http://aroundtheworld.ualberta.ca/the-archives/ 2014 Privacy and Surveillance in the Digital Age The Around the World Conference is an experiment that brings together a research dialogue without the environmental cost of traditional conferences. Institutes and researchers are invited to participate either through presenting or by joining in the discussion. The conference is live-streamed world-wide and archived after the […]

Andrea Fraser materials: "I’m not really nude because I’m in quotation marks."

We looked at her work extensively today in seminar, but to recap and for further looking and reading, here’s a list of online materials. (Don’t forget there are quite a few catalogues in the KHM library; we also have a rare 1992 interview on VHS.) The show at the Ludwig opens this Saturday. Also, on Friday […]