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women in film

Wednesday July 12th, 2017

This morning my I saw a screening of the film “Werner Nekes – Das Leben zwischen den Bildern“, (2017, 87...

Learning from Athens

Monday June 26th, 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

Monday June 19th, 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..

Monday May 15th, 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

Sunday November 27th, 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.

Thursday November 10th, 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.

Sunday November 6th, 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

Thursday September 22nd, 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”

Tuesday September 20th, 2016

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

under construction

Thursday August 25th, 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.

Tuesday July 12th, 2016

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

regional daily

Wednesday July 6th, 2016

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

#badstyle

Monday June 27th, 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!

Monday June 13th, 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?

Monday May 30th, 2016

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

#redundant

Monday May 23rd, 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.

Sunday May 15th, 2016

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

Priority report.

Friday May 13th, 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.

Thursday May 12th, 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).

Wednesday May 11th, 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.

Tuesday May 10th, 2016

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

Possibilities of distraction.

Monday May 9th, 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.

Sunday May 8th, 2016

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