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TRANSMEDIALE: FLY UTOPIA!
A conference, exhibition and workspace held recently in Berlin.


TRAVELOG

The City in the Age of Touristic Reproduction
Boris Groys
The tourist and the city dweller become identical.

Can the art world really do Hollywood better than Hollywood?
Steven Rand
The hypnotism
of technology: where is the end?

Mobile Utopia
Charles Esche
A utopian day-trip through two views of humanity 400 years apart.

FEATURE AND WRITINGS
IMAGE OF BODO KAPING
NOTES
Can the art world really do Hollywood better than Hollywood?


THEORY

Utopia with Lara Croft and some other monsters and Aliens
Marina Gržinić
The re-direction of desires, facts & bodies in the global world.

THE EMPIRE AND ITS UTOPIAS
Žarko Paić
How to envision utopia, and not run away from society’s real repression / depression into a ghetto or exile for fantastic outsiders?


ZERZAN VON TARZAN UND TAXIS - FASCISM OF DESIRE OR FASCISM OF OBJECTS
Zoran Roško
The rejection of human will, civilisation, & the search for what we have left.




ART WORK  >>
The Average Citizen
FILM
The Average Citizen
Mans Wrånge
SYSTEMS

The Average Citizen
Mans Wrånge

AgoraXchange & Agora
Natalie Bookchin, Cynthia Madansky & Jacqueline Stevens

EvolutionÄre  Zellen
Finger

Distributive Justice
Andreja Kulunčić

I am addressing you man to man
Dalibor Martinis


ART WORK
LOOKING FOR A HUSBAND WITH AN EU PASSPORT BY TANJA OSTOJIC
ONLINE
Light Type Writer
Constantin Luser

TRANSMISSION

The Plug'n'Pray project
Lionello Borean & Chiara Grandesso

Light Type Writer
Constantin Luser

The Digital Golem
Eric Van Hove

Good News©
Mihael Milunović

A View Through the Red Window
Sarawut Chutiwongpeti


ART WORK
Homeless  Ideas
VIEW
FILM
y-seduce-machine (detail)
Yvonne Trapp

MICRO-UTOPIAS

Y-seduce-machine & JUNK
Yvonne Trapp

Sun_stop (working title)
Vadim Fishkin

City Paintings
Magnus Bärtås



ART WORK
Homeless  Ideas
VIEW
FILM
Private Utopia
(excerpted detail)
Ivana Keser
PERSONAL

Utopia Project: Sleeping
Kata Mijatović

"my wife" drawing 2003
Sislej Xhafa

Private utopia
Ivana Keser


ART WORK
Homeless  Ideas
VIEW
FILM
Milk 2002-2003
(still from video)
Kristina Leko
MICRO-UTOPIAS

Time in between
Grady Gerbracht

Milk 2002-2003 Project
Kristina Leko

Volume-up
A text on the work of Andreja Kulunčić




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FESTIVAL!
TRANSMEDIALE: FLY UTOPIA!
FESTIVAL!

TRANSMEDIALE.04:  FLY UTOPIA!
Conference, Workspace & Exhibition
 
 

The transmediale festival this year takes the theme of Fly Utopia!, and hosts a 2-day conference, a workspace, and an exhibition displaying work from over 200 artists.

 







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With the theme simply entitled UTOPIA, ART-e-FACT wishes to provoke an interaction between theoreticians and visual artists by posing a set of questions related to contemporary society/art.

The ensuing responses from artists, theorists and activists dealing with this issue are presented here.


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