Tintin Wulia is currently doing a residency at ZKM Karlsruhe as part of the exhibition The Global Contemporary – Art Worlds After 1989
She will come to Berlin to prepare her next interactive installation,
that will potentially involve both the cities of Karlsruhe and Berlin.
For that occasion, we invited her to give a presentation about her
The artist is interested in the different
qualities of borders, such as spatial-geographical borders or
cultural-ethnical borders, and its connection to mechanisms of power.
Accordingly, she also explores the subject of migration in geopolitical
terms. The artist works with objects, such as maps, passports or
official family documents. She creates interactive installations that
comprise a variety of media, such as videos, murals, texts, objects and
performances, and encourages the audience to take active part in them.
of chance and magic are part of her reflections about power dynamics in
society, in the form of citizenship, ownership, local or global
boundaries of language, space and time.More information about this event >>
The event is hosted by Originalfassung and Arts and Conversation.
and Conversation was initiated by Katerina Valdivia Bruch in 2007. It
started first as a “living room” project called Haus Bruch, in which
invited art practitioners gave a talk about their work. The invited
participants were developing work in Berlin, so that most part of the
presentations were about an ongoing project. The concept has been
extended to invite experts in the field of cultural and/or social
studies and humanities to do a presentation in Berlin.
Organised by Katerina Valdivia Bruch with the support of the Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations