Kanon-Fragen

2016—2019

Resources are not only of a material nature; ideas and concepts, frame narratives and traditions of practical knowledge are also among the (immaterial) resources of a culture. What are the resources of cultural canonization processes? This year, the long-term project Kanon-Fragen is searching for answers with two exhibitions on site at HKW and further exhibitions in Portugal and Brazil.

To project

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Anselm Franke: Introduction (German)

Dec 15, 2017 Conference Freedom in the Bush of Ghosts, part of the Parapolitics exhibition German translation

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Discussion with Patrick Iber

Following the lecture 'The Many Meanings of Freedom in the Cultural Cold War' Dec 15, 2017 Conference Freedom in the Bush of Ghosts, part of the Parapolitics exhibition Original version

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Patrick Iber: The Many Meanings of Freedom in the Cultural Cold War

Lecture, Dec 15, 2017 Conference Freedom in the Bush of Ghosts, part of the Parapolitics exhibition Original version

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Anselm Franke: Notes on the legacy of the CCF

Lecture, Dec 15, 2017 Conference Freedom in the Bush of Ghosts, part of the Parapolitics exhibition Original version