“Resistance and Amnesia – On the Formation of Social Memory” – Innsbruck

Start Up Lectures 2014–15 and Exhibition opening “Resistance and Amnesia – On the Formation of Social Memory”

Bisan ABU-EISHEH | Annalisa CANNITO |
Raja’a KHALID | Emma WOLUKAU-WANAMBWA

Fri Oct 17, 2014, 7 p.m. Künstlerhaus Büchsenhausen

The artists Bisan Abu-Eisheh (Palestine), Annalisa Cannito (Italy), Raja’a Khalid (Pakistan) und Emma Wolukau-Wanambwa (Great Britain), the new fellows of the International Fellowship Program for Art and Theory 2014/15, will be focusing on work projects concerned with questions of social memory, the formation of which ‒ in the global north ‒ is shaped decisively by post-colonial amnesias.

The fellows will present their work and their projects for the coming months in the context of the Start Up Lectures and in the exhibition “Resistance and Amnesia – On the Formation of Social Memory”, which will be opened to coincide with the Start Up Lectures this year.

Resistance and Amnesia – On the Formation of Social Memory
Curated by Andrei Siclodi
Duration of exhibition: Oct 22 – Dec 18, 2014
Opening times: Wed and Thu 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.

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