Paul Barsch works with culturally charged materials across media and contexts. Part of his practice includes a curatorial approach as he attempts to blur boundaries between objects, presentation and representation. He is a founder of New Scenario, a dynamic platform for conceptual, post-cube, online exhibitions and performative exhibition formats.
Paul Barsch (born 1982, Karlsburg) studied at Dresden Academy of Fine Arts and is currently based in Dresden and Berlin. He has exhibited work at the 9th Berlin Biennale; NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf; and OSLO 10, Basel, among otherspaulbarsch.de
Residents from Germany
Johannes Heldén’s interdisciplinary works deals with artificial intelligence, ecology, poetry, science fiction, sentience, nature and interactive narrative structures. He is the author of sixteen books, the most recent being New New Hampshire & Clouds, 2017, and Astroecology, 2016. Astroecology was published simultaneously in three languages, made into an interdisciplinary performance at the Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm, and into a digital artwork published by Bonniers Konsthall. He has published four music albums and seven interactive online works of poetry and visual art.
Johannes Heldén has exhibited work at the Riga Biennial; Bonniers Konsthall, Stockholm; and Centre Pompidou, Paris, among others. He is the recipient of the inaugural N. Katherine Hayles Award.johanneshelden.com
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Residents from Sweden
Eero Yli-Vakkuri is a multi-disciplinary artist currently based in Helsinki. Yli-Vakkuri creates performances, conceptual art pieces, as well as video works, often revolving around the condition of specific urban areas, spaces or groups. In his practice, he collaborates with professionals such as craft artists, astronomers and equestrians to realize his work.