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women in film

Mittwoch, der 12. Juli 2017

This morning my doctoral supervisor Michael Diers screened the film „Werner Nekes – Das Leben zwischen den Bildern„, (2017, 87...

Learning from Athens

Montag, der 26. Juni 2017

Strolling around in Athens, trying to „unravel“ the codes, the curatorial team installed as high-level offers to have an experience,...

Mama, Nein, Brei, Schwein.

Montag, der 19. Juni 2017

My daughter is 15 months old and starts to talk in understandable language. She´s decided to classify the world in...

Re: Why women still can´t have it all…

Montag, der 15. Mai 2017

It´s been a while. Partly out of laziness, partly out of a lack of time, caused by my new full-time-job...

Womenemy

Sonntag, der 27. November 2016

A brief post about the Generational Grenade Thrower, the worst Womenemy you´ll find ever. She suffered her way through the...

and now comedy turns into tragedy.

Donnerstag, der 10. November 2016

Yesterdays events sent me into a state of schock, like many others. In the first instance, I took it personally:...

Pecha Kucha, teaching, education.

Sonntag, der 6. November 2016

A nasty stressful month lies behind us. Teaching and job interviews, travels and teething troubles made our lifes exhausting. Some...

residencies for mothers in arts…

Donnerstag, der 22. September 2016

It is driving me insane to read all those call for applications: „presence expected“ but we offer just one room...

„they have to struggle“

Dienstag, der 20. September 2016

Recently I read this interview with Johann König. He is absolutely right – but as soon as he posted the...

under construction

Donnerstag, der 25. August 2016

Awfully busy with several jobs and a moving, I am happy to announce the upcoming release of the catalogue for...

„working with (friends)“ as a critical practice – revised.

Dienstag, der 12. Juli 2016

As promising and smooth the last week started, as spoiled and dodgy it ended. The subsequent executions are a reaction...

regional daily

Mittwoch, der 6. Juli 2016

Life’s what happens when you’re busy making plans, some say. Yesterday was such a pitch-black-golden day. When the last, completely...

#badstyle

Montag, der 27. Juni 2016

May be I shoot myself in the foot with this post. Might be I better shut up, but just can’t...

R.I.P. Frank!

Montag, der 13. Juni 2016

Dear Frank, you have been an inspiration to me and countless others. I did not know you well and far...

Why can´t great artists be mothers?

Montag, der 30. Mai 2016

I have fear of flying and am already nervous, thinking of the forthcoming 6hrs flight. But I am really looking...

#redundant

Montag, der 23. Mai 2016

It seems that I am not the only one who did not like the show „Sculpture as Place“ and noticed...

„Working with“ as a critical practice.

Sonntag, der 15. Mai 2016

Criticism should create space. I propose „dialogue“ as space for criticism together with artists, and/or other critics, activists and interested...

Priority report.

Freitag, der 13. Mai 2016

I am part of some women-only networks and organize ladies salons for female artists/curators/critics as well. I am convinced, that...

Acceleration.

Donnerstag, der 12. Mai 2016

Studio visits are always exciting. It is like being invited to an intimate date and I am terrible nervous in...

In need for love and affection.

Mittwoch, der 11. Mai 2016

– „Would you like my opinion on your work?“ – „Yes’“ says the artist. – „It’s worthless“, says the art...

A playground for art criticism and a new love.

Dienstag, der 10. Mai 2016

Last Saturday I attended the workshop „PLAYGROUND – A Place to Write about Art with Fun“, organized by art critics...

Possibilities of distraction.

Montag, der 9. Mai 2016

I feel awfully busy last days, but somehow I´ve managed the balancing act between work, networking and spending time with...

A piece of the pie.

Sonntag, der 8. Mai 2016

I have to plan 2017. Applications have to be written, financial plans to be developed and research to be done....