Category Archives: Countries

Canada: Back in Newfoundland

I am back in Tilting on Fogo Island, Newfoundland. I have been visiting this place for a weekend coming from my last year’s residency at Terra Nova National Park and am really glad to be able to spend more time … Continue reading …

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Back home after a long exciting journey

After a long period of silence I would like to continue this blog. I just came back from a long journey which includes preparations for our next project EXOTIKA 2013 in Thailand and also a 2 month stay at Sulawesi in … Continue reading …

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Ireland: Sea, stones, wind and sheep

The Residency in Cill Rialaig, Co. Kerry, Ireland is called an artists’ retreat – and a retreat it is: I almost feel a bit like one of those monks that around the year 500 lived on Skellig Michael, a steep, … Continue reading …

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Norway: BEK and UiB

My experiences with BEK – Bergen Center for Electronic Art – are the complete opposite from those described in the last entry: It is amazing how they helped me, both with personal knowledge and advice as well as with equipment: … Continue reading …

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Norway: Department of Non-Communication

As much of my work is based on scientific research I have been in contact with many different research institutes over the last years. I have received a lot of support but even when they could not help me I … Continue reading …

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Norway: My home is my residency

Last week I left Bergen for a few days to attend my mother’s 70th birthday celebrations. I didn’t touch base in Dortmund but went straight from Frankfurt Airport to Saarbrücken and back 3 days later. After these days that were … Continue reading …

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More ideas for H-O-P-E

15. 2. 2012 Ferry from Una Una to Wakai More ideas for the H-O-P-E installation: 1. Around the video screen the exhibition room is surrounded with a swarm of small black ink drawings, framed with black frames. 2. The x-ray … Continue reading …

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Una Una Island

13. 2. 2012 Una Una Islands We made it onto the unofficial island. Here is no accommodation for tourists, and the people here are officially not allowed to stay permanently. Una Una was evacuated in 1983, shortly before a volcanic … Continue reading …

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Crossing borders

12. 2. 2012 Bolilanga Island Not far from here away, I can see the small Bau village Katupat. On the other side, far outside in the open sea, maybe 10 km away, I can see one single house on pillars, … Continue reading …

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More songs about food

10. 2. 2012, Malenge Island I tell our bungalow neighbours, elder Canadians: “It is so impressive for me to return to Germany and going shopping for food the first time. The variarity and the low prizes of all kinds of … Continue reading …

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