4 May 2008

Yanomamö visit the ZKM Karlsruhe

Karlsruhe, 4 May 2008

Following the public presentation of the project at the Munich Biennale 2008, the group of Yanomamö and other project participants visited the ZKM on 4 May. ZKM director Peter Weibel took the group on a tour of the media museum. The composer Ludger Brümmer presented his “Klangdom” installation. Michael Hübl, head of the Culture department at the “Badische Neueste Nachrichten” newspaper, conducted an interview with Davi Kopenawa Yanomami.

Participants:
  • Afonso Luz, Brazilian Ministry of Culture in Brasília (MinC)
  • Ari Pakidari Yanomami
  • Bruce Albert, anthropologist, São Paulo/Paris
  • Carlo Zacquini, expert from the Catholic Church
  • Dario Vitório Yanomami
  • Davi Kopenawa Yanomami
  • Joachim Bernauer, Goethe-Institut São Paulo
  • José Wagner Garcia, media artist, São Paulo
  • Laymert Garcia dos Santos, sociologist, São Paulo
  • Levi Hewakalaxima Yanomami
  • Marcelo Bressanin, SESC, Social Service for Commerce
  • Michael Scheidl, director, Vienna
  • Nora Scheidl, stage designer, Vienna
  • Sérgio Pinto, SESC São Paulo