“HOWTO Things” symposium on transdisciplinary practices

2014 12 02
Symposium “HOWTO Things”, aimed at transdisciplinary practices, will take place 2 December 2014 at Kaunas University of Technology (KUT), Faculty of Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities. Introducing their field of research participants of this symposium will discuss and compare the

Svajonė & Paulius Stanikas. Trip to Mars

2014 12 06 - 2014 12 16 / 6 pm
The necro-romantism of S&P Stanikas, living and working in Paris, is related to a certain  context of degenerating late sovietism and a later shifted socio-political and socio-cultural context, as well as to iconography of the classic Western art. However the

“Dead Ain’t Gone” by Kristians Brekte

2014 11 24 - 2014 01 09
Kristians Brekte’s creative work has always been saturated with vivid characters of imagination along with familiar symbols of popular culture, art and religion. In the hands of Brekte bones, crosses, and drips of black China ink become attributes of a

A Show as/on (Artistic) Research

2014 11 26 - 2014 11 29 / 6-9 pm
In the recent years artistic research has divided artist into at least two camps, while for the academia the number of the latter is at least three or even five. This slightly vague term has become a platform for speculation

Inquirers. PhD series: Dovilė Tumpytė. Embodied Art as a Black Box

2014 11 25 / 6 pm
Immediately after the intense simultaneous experience of physical and mediated realities in the Ghost Machine (2010), a physical cinema piece at Hebbel Theater in Berlin by Janet Cardiff and George Burr Miller, that lasted for half an hour, I could

“Repair” by Sara Greenberger Rafferty at kim?

2014 11 21 - 2014 12 24 / 7 pm
Sara Greenberger Rafferty’s practice encompasses photography, video, sculptural installations and ephemeral works that are often inspired by the tropes of comedy, performance and media culture, as well as by her ongoing interest in notions of authorship, identity, and public versus

“Listening Dolls” by Rachel Mason at kim?

2014 11 21 - 2014 12 24 / 7 pm
Focusing on storytelling, character development, and the act of listening in Rachel Mason’s practice, this exhibition will feature selections from earlier bodies of work and debut a new series of collages on paper. Best known for figurative sculpture and complex

Krišs Salmanis’ “100 Books You Need Not Read Before You Die”

2014 11 21 - 2014 12 24 / 7 pm
I am sure that, despite the claims of popular media outlets, this is not the most stressful age. However, I realize from time to time that I haven’t managed to do something in time. One more new cafe has been

Damage Assessment

2014 11 20 - 2014 11 23
On the upcoming (very) long weekend from Thursday to Sunday the Estonian Contemporary Art Museum is hosting the off-season show “Damage Assessment”. The exhibition brings together twelve artists, who base their works on the building they are exhibiting at. At

The Other Sight

2014 11 21 - 2015 01 11 / 6 pm
The exhibition was originally conceived to re-read and recollect contemporary history events since 1989, while today in light of recent political developments it acquired a new dimension as the world stands on the brink of a Cold War II. The