2013 © Vivian Ostrovsky
From ambigō ("wander; waver, hesitate")
HD-video and 3D-sound installation for the opening of the Economic Symposium at European Forum Alpbach.
The artist creates blocs of percepts and affects, but the only law of creation is that the compound must stand up on its own.
Film screening at mumok cinema, Vienna (AT): Together with Gareth Evans, film curator at Whitechapel Gallery, London, the artist duo Ruth Anderwald + Leonhard Grond took a look at both visual and narrative perspectives.
The series focuses, in feature films and short films or with video and performance, on future concepts beyond apocalyptic catastrophes or technical utopias that develop positive action patterns of social and economic coexistence.
Five arts-based research projcets taking place at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna will be presented and discussed. Kerstin Mey from University of Westminster and member of the Austria Science Board will give the keynote at the end of the day.