After several weeks immersed in imaginative and provocative proposals, we have come to the end of the application process and have, today, sent out our acceptance letters. Thank you to all who applied.
In addition, we’re pleased to confirm that Hito Steyerl will be speaking on June 29, 2012.
Hito Steyerl has produced a variety of work as a filmmaker and author in the field of essayist documentary video. Her principal topics of interest are media and the global circulation of images. In 2004 she participated in Manifesta 5, The European Biennial of Contemporary Art. She also participated in documenta 12, Kassel 2007, Shanghai biennial 2008, and Gwangju and Taipeh biennials 2010 and was the subject of numerous solo exhibitions throughout Europe. Steyerl holds a PhD in Philosophy, is a professor for media art at the University of Arts Berlin and has taught film and theory at Goldsmiths College and Bard College, Center for Curatorial Studies.
Tickets will be available for the keynote talks separately, so please join us for that if not for the whole conference.