The Australian Centre for the Moving Image will be unveiling the world premiere of Manifesto, a new thirteen-channel work by pre-eminent, Berlin based artist Julian Rosefeldt starring Cate Blanchett. Manifesto will be at the heart of Rosefeldt’s survey exhibition opening at ACMI.
The 26th issue of Kultur focuses on Urban Subcultures. A series of interviews with prominent figures of the 1980s, predominantley in Berlin, give insight into the artistic underground movements of the time. Loveparade founder Dr. Motte is interviewed as well as German film expert Wieland Speck.
The exhibition "Geniale Dilletanten" (Brilliant Dilletantes) presents a comprehensive survey of 1980s German subculture: a rich array of video, audio, photos, record covers, gig posters and other artefacts.
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There is hardly another topic that has so excited public debate as that of data retention. While its proponents argue it is needed for the fight against crime, its opponents see it as threatening fundamental rights. [more …]
It is still the case that few women in Germany opt to study IT, with the result that they are underrepresented in the growing computer industry. Nonetheless, there are signs that things are changing. [more …]